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AFC East Standings

Team Conf Overall
6-1-0 8-4-0
5-4-0 7-4-0
4-5-0 5-7-0
3-6-0 3-8-0

Top Kyle Phillips News

  • Jets' Kyle Phillips: Gets activated off PUP list

    The Jets activated Phillips (ankle) off their physically unable to perform list Wednesday.

    Phillips sustained a season-ending ankle injury near the end of October of the 2020 season. The defensive end has spent his entire 2021 season on the Jets' PUP list and will now be able to provide depth on the edge of the team's defensive line. Expect Phillips to earn a key role on the defensive line once he's able to return to the field.

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  • Jets' Kyle Phillips: Enters year on PUP list

    Phillips (ankle) will start the 2021 NFL season on the Jets' reserve/PUP list.

    Phillips suffered a season-ending ankle injury in late October of 2020. He began training camp on the active/PUP list, and he will now be sidelined for at least the first six weeks of the season. When healthy, he projects to provide depth on the edge of the team's defensive line.

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  • Jets' Kyle Phillips: Begins camp on PUP list

    Phillips (ankle) was placed on the preseason PUP list Sunday.

    Phillips finished the 2020 campaign on injured reserve after he suffered an ankle injury in Week 7. He won't be ready for the start of camp as he continues to rehab from surgery, and it's not yet clear when he could begin practicing.

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  • Jets' Kyle Phillips: Shifts to IR, as expected

    Phillips (ankle) was placed on injured reserve Wednesday and won't return this season, Ethan Greenberg of the Jets' official site reports.

    Phillips underwent season-ending surgery Tuesday. While the exact nature of his injury is unclear, the second-year defensive end out of Tennessee is expected to make a full recovery for the 2021 season. Phillips produced 11 tackles over seven games this year while averaging 25 defensive snaps per game. John Franklin-Myers, Nathan Shepherd and Jabari Zuniga should absorb the reps left behind by Phillips.

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  • Jets' Kyle Phillips: Week 7 injury ends season

    Coach Adam Gase said that Phillips (ankle) suffered a season-ending injury during Sunday's 18-10 loss to Buffalo, Connor Hughes of The Athletic reports.

    Phillips was considered doubtful to return Sunday after going down early in the second quarter, and concerns regarding his condition are confirmed as he'll be out for the rest of 2020. The Tennessee product had been experiencing an uptick in involvement the preceding two outings, earning back-to-back starts while fielding at least 40 percent of the defensive workload in each appearance. Nathan Shepherd and John Franklin-Myers will now see an increase in defensive involvement as a result of Phillips' injury.

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  • Jets' Kyle Phillips: Gets hurt Sunday

    Phillips is doubtful to return to Sunday's game against Buffalo with an ankle injury, Ralph Vacchiano of SportsNet New York reports.

    Phillips was forced to leave the game early in the second quarter, as the specifics of the injury remain unclear. As long as the Tennessee product is sidelined, look for an uptick in snaps at defensive end going to Nathan Shepherd and John Franklin-Myers.

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  • Jets' Kyle Phillips: Records 1.5 sacks as rookie

    Phillips recorded 39 tackles and 1.5 sacks in his rookie season.

    Phillips dressed for 15 games and started four. The 24-year-old defensive end will have the inside track on a depth spot with the Jets in 2020, but he'll have to earn that roster spot in camp.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-4, 277 lbs
Birthplace: Nashville, TN
Age: 24
Class: Junior