Rich Cimini

Rich Cimini

ESPN NFL Nation reporter Rich Cimini covers the New York Jets. Proud Syracuse alum, member of the Suffolk County (N.Y.) and Sachem High Sports Halls of Fame.

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CBS camera shows Gase calling plays. Looks like Loggains got benched. #Jets 

Becton being checked out on the sideline. #Jets 

That's the 10th roughing the passer penalty on the Jets this season. No other team has more than 4. That's just a lack of discipline. #Jets 

Gase says it was a "consensus" decision not to start Darnold this week -- including doctors in and out of the building. #Jets 

#Jets are releasing CB Pierre Desir, source confirms (as @MikeGarafolo  said). Opens the door for rookie Bryce Hall.

🏈 #Jets  insider: How Woody Johnson’s anticipated return will impact the franchise. Also: ✅Curious RB rotation. The best RB they cut is not named Le’Veon Bell ✅Jets on verge of rare “feat” ✅Offensive guru finds hole in Trevor Lawrence’s game.

RB La'Mical Perine, has high-ankle sprain. Looks like he will be out for multiple weeks. #Jets 


The Jets-Jamal Adams situation continues to deteriorate. Adams informed the team he wants to be traded, a source tells ESPN. #Jets 

How NOT to build a franchise: Recent #Jets  No. 1s: 2016 — D Lee (traded) 2015 — Leo Williams (traded) 2014 — C Pryor (traded) 2013 — Dee Milliner (cut) 2013 — Sheldon Richardson (traded) 2012 — Quinton Coples (cut) 2011 — Mo Wilkerson (cut) 2010 — Kyle Wilson (cut)

Breaking: Geno Smith out 6-10 weeks with broken jaw, per Bowles. He was "sucker-punched" by LB IK Enemkpali this AM in locker room. #NYJ 

Jets next three games: Dolphins, Bills and Chiefs. Hmm.

The “J-E-T-S!” cheer will be back at MetLife tomorrow. Legendary Fireman Ed, who “retired” from role in 2012, tells ESPN he will dust off his helmet + 42 jersey for #Jets  home opener. Wants provide an “old-school jump start” in a one-day cameo, starting 30 mins before kickoff.

I've seen a lot of bad football. I can't remember it any worse than this. #Jets 

The #Jets  are not shopping DT Quinnen Williams, per league source.