After the Jets had been eradicated Sunday from postseason competition, Tuesday eradicated them from the Professional Bowl.
Gang Inexperienced could have no representatives for the 2018 Professional Bowl. The complete rosters had been introduced Tuesday at eight p.m. on NFL Community.
It’s the second straight yr with no Professional Bowl choices for the Jets. Leonard Williams garnered an invitation final Professional-Bowl after a seven-sack season, nevertheless it was as an alternate, changing the Raiders’ Khalil Mack.
There wasn’t a lot cause to count on Williams would obtain respectable Professional Bowl consideration this time round, having recorded simply two sacks on the yr.
If anybody stood an opportunity at receiving a Professional Bowl nod for the Jets, it was linebacker Demario Davis. His 117 tackles ties him for eighth within the NFL, and he additionally has 5 sacks.
And whereas huge receiver Robby Anderson has had a breakout 2017, he was buried at a deep place that options Antonio Brown, DeAndre Hopkins and A.J. Inexperienced, amongst others.
Nonetheless, Anderson’s complete of 888 receiving yards is sweet for ninth within the AFC, and his seven touchdowns ties him for sixth-most within the convention.
Even with out a Professional Bowl choice, regardless of his in-game plea to followers throughout his two-touchdown efficiency in Week 12, it is a step ahead for the 24-year-old who now seems to be a key a part of the staff’s future.
Two Jets had been named as alternates on the AFC squad, nevertheless. Rookie security Jamal Adams was named a 3rd alternate, with the injured Josh McCown being named a fifth alternate. McCown, in fact, was positioned on season-ending IR after breaking his hand in Week 14.
Adams, for his half, vowed that this will probably be his first and solely time not at a Professional Bowl.
“I wont miss one other Professional bowl,” Adams tweeted after the roster bulletins. “Imagine that.”
Adams has 66 tackles and two sacks in his first NFL season for the Jets.