New York Jets
Name  Kris Jenkins
Born  8/3/1979
Height  6-4
Weight  360
College  Maryland
9/14/2010 1:05:00 PM
Description: Jets DL Kris Jenkins will miss the rest of the season with a torn ACL in his left knee. SOURCE: TWITTER
Insight: Last night's game could be Jenkins' last after he pondered retirement after his ACL injury last year. Sione Pouha is expected to move from defensive end to nose tackle moving forward.
9/14/2010 9:04:00 AM
Description: The Jets doctors are reportedly "optimistic" that DL Kris Jenkins did not tear his ACL against the Ravens. SOURCE: TWITTER
Insight: Jenkins might still miss some time, but we won't know the extent until after his Tuesday MRI results.
7/20/2010 11:16:00 PM
Description: Jets NT Kris Jenkins revealed that he considered retiring after tearing his ACL early last winter.
Insight: The desire to undergo such an extensive rehab in order to play again must have been daunting for him after sucha long career. However, owners of the Jets team defense will welcome this news. (
6/14/2010 8:43:00 PM
Description: Jets NT Kris Jenkins (ACL surgery) has resumed practicing in team drills at offseason minicamps.
Insight: That's great news for those who own the Jets team defense as he has proven himself to be an elite run-stopper. (
6/10/2010 8:25:00 PM
Description: Jets DT Kris Jenkins (ACL tear) is not expected to be ready for next week's minicamp after all.
Insight: The Jets will be careful with Jenkins as he recovers, so don?t expect to see him suiting up on a regular basis until the season actually starts.
5/27/2010 8:02:00 PM
Description: After participating in some individual drills, DT Kris Jenkins (torn ACL) said that he will be ready for minicamps in mid-June.
Insight: This is great news for the owners of the Jets team defense. While Jenkins doesn't put up great IDP stats, the team's ability to stuff the run is impaired severely when he is out of the lineup. (
4/1/2010 8:06:00 PM
Description: Jenkins reports that he is on track to recover from ACL surgery.
Insight: That?s great news for those owners of the Jets team defense. Jenkins has been a premier run stopper for them and they can certainly use him back on the field. (
Out10/20/2009 8:34:00 AM
Description: Jenkins tore his ACL on Sunday against Buffalo and will be out for the season.
Insight: This is a huge blow to the Jets' defense who have become more susceptible to the run lately. (
Out8/2/2009 2:38:00 PM
Description: strained calf- return uncertain
12/11/2008 6:28:00 PM
Description: Jenkins was limited in practice on Thursday with a sore hip.
Insight: The injury is not considered serious and Jenkins will be in the starting lineup. (
11/2/2008 9:20:00 PM
Description: Jenkins beat a battered interior Bills line for two sacks in the Jets' victory on Sunday. That gives him three for the year, matching his best season total since 2003.
Insight: Don't expect it to be a sign of things to come. Jenkins is a very good player, just not the kind who tends to show it with numbers. (