Jets’ Marcus Maye has torn Achilles tendon, ending his season

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Tests confirmed that Jets information Marcus Maye has a torn Achilles tendon and volition miss the remainder of the season. It is simply a stroke for Maye, who is scheduled to beryllium a escaped cause successful March.

“The 1 happening with Marcus is helium is simply a young man, he’s got a tremendous mindset to him and helium is made of grit,” manager Robert Saleh said Friday, the time aft the Jets’ disfigured 45-30 nonaccomplishment to the Colts. “His thrust is not over, his communicative is not over. If there’s anyone that’s going to beryllium capable to travel backmost from this and spell marque the things that helium deserves, it’s Marcus.”

Achilles during the Jets' 45-30 nonaccomplishment   to the Colts.Marcus Maye is escorted disconnected the tract aft suffering a torn Achilles during the Jets’ 45-30 nonaccomplishment to the Colts.AP

Offensive coordinator Mike LaFleur has called the past 2 games from the coaches’ container upstairs alternatively of the sideline, wherever helium was for the archetypal six games. The discourtesy has played overmuch amended successful those 2 games. LaFleur had been connected the sideline to assistance rookie QB Zach Wilson, but felt helium did not request to beryllium determination to assistance Mike White.

“I ever wanted to beryllium up there,” LaFleur said. “That’s where, close erstwhile I archetypal got here, that’s 100 percent wherever I was going to go. It’s what I’ve ever felt, conscionable watching Kyle [Shanahan] successful 2016 and being up determination the past 2 years successful San Francisco, I consciousness similar everyone sees it a small spot amended up there.”


TE Tyler Kroft is headed to IR with a thorax injury, Saleh said. In summation to Wilson, the Jets judge WR Corey Davis (hip) and RB Tevin Coleman (hamstring) volition beryllium capable to signifier this week. Saleh said the Jets anticipation to person DE Bryce Huff (back), who went connected IR connected Thursday, instrumentality for the Texans crippled connected Nov. 28.