SN’s David Steele believes the Jets are headed for “rock bottom with a threadbare roster,” and Bowles, who has a 15-17 record over two seasons in New York, including a 10-6 year in 2015, might be forced to go down with what’s left of the ship. Maccagnan might, too, even if his 2017 draft picks show promise.
One possible silver lining to New York’s apparent submission: Nobody in the AFC East is going to dethrone New England this season, anyway. The Jets can save themselves the disappointment and, until the Patriots release their divisional stranglehold, keep reciting JFK quotes.
Elvis Dumervil spent years chasing quarterbacks around the AFC West. Now he’ll give the NFC West a try.
The veteran pass-rush specialist has agreed to terms with the 49ers, he and general manager John Lynch announced Monday.
Dumervil, 33, spent the last four seasons with the Ravens after seven years with the Broncos. A two-time All-Pro player and five-time Pro Bowl selection, he recorded 17 sacks as recently as 2014 but has been less productive the last two seasons.
That drop-off was apparently due at least in some part to an Achilles injury that he played through in 2015 before finally having surgery in February 2016. He ended up playing in only eight games last season as he struggled to return to full health, and the Ravens released him in March.
Dumervil has 99 sacks in his career. The Seahawks were definitely interested Hockey Jerseys in Kaepernick after the two offseason arrests of undrafted second-year QB Trevyone Boykin clouded their situation behind Wilson. They had Kaepernick in for a workout, and signs pointed to him finally get his second NFL chance after his breakup with the 49ers.
Then coach Pete Carroll threw a little shade at Kaepernick Kids Basketball Jerseys Cheap even when throwing him a compliment, saying he was still a starter in this league but not the right choice as the Seahawks’ backup.