Friday, May 17, 2013
The Irvington native signed a 3-year, $6 million contract with the Jets in March.
Jets running back Mike Goodson was sent to a Morris County jail following his arrest on drug and weapons charges in Denville Friday. Goodson, 25, was the passenger in a GMC Yukon stopped in the left center lane of I-80 West when a tow truck came upon them and called 911 early Friday morning, according to multiple reports. The tow truck driver reportedly was concerned about the intoxicated condition in which he found Goodson and the driver of the Yukon. Goodson was transported to Saint Claire’s Hospital in nearby Boonton and eventually charged with possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, unlawful possession of a handgun, possession of a handgun, and possession of a hollow-point bullet, according to ESPN. The driver of the…
Saturday, May 11, 2013
Several sixth grade students visited the Florham Park facility as part of the NFL Play 60 Program.
On April 24, 20 LCJSMS students visited the Jets Training Facility in Florham Park for fun and fitness. Students were selected after the sixth grade participated in 60 minutes of play per day over a four-week period, in participation with the NFL Play 60 Program. The Jets and XBox 360 Kinect sponsored the middle school's event and donated $1,000 to LCJSMS's physical education program. The American Heart Association works in unison with the Jets organization to make students aware of the importance of exercise and a healthy lifestyle.
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
The NY Jets coach, who lives in Summit, 'did not deny causing the accident' after allegedly going through a red light.
New York Jets head football coach Rex Ryan of Summit, told authorities he was trying “to beat the light” when he apparently caused a minor three-car crash during the evening rush hour last week in Bethlehem, Pa., police said. The accident occurred at the intersection of Wyandotte and W. Third streets, just south of the Hill-to-Hill Bridge on Jan. 14 at 6:13 p.m. One eyewitness and the driver of one of the other two cars in the crash told police they saw a 2013 red Ford Mustang, which Ryan was driving, go through a red light as it traveled west along W. Third Street, police said. Though police said the investigation remains ongoing, the partially redacted accident report Bethlehem officials released Tuesday said Ryan received a written …