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Muhammad Wilkerson

Muhammad Wilkerson - #96 - DE

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 4"/ 315 lbs.
Birthday 10/22/1989
Birthplace Linden, NJ
College Temple
Years played 3
Drafted 2011, 1st round, 30th pick by Jets

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Tack FF Int
69 3 0

Report: Revis, Pace and Holmes will start Monday night

Posted Oct. 11, 2010 @ 11:37 a.m. ET
Jets WR Santonio Holmes, CB Darrelle Revis and LB Calvin Pace are reportedly each scheduled to start in Monday night's game against the Vikings.

Revis tweets that he'll play vs. Vikings

Posted Oct. 10, 2010 @ 5:45 p.m. ET
Darrelle Revis wrote on his Twitter account Sunday that he is looking forward to playing in Monday night's game vs. Brett Favre, Randy Moss and the Vikings.

Vikings-Jets matchup of the day: Saturday

Posted Oct. 09, 2010 @ 10:06 p.m. ET
Here's a look at a key matchup heading into Minnesota's Week Five game against the Jets.

Jets' FB tandem opening holes for RBs

Posted Oct. 09, 2010 @ 11:56 a.m. ET
The Jets are pleased with the play of starting FB Tony Richardson and his backup, rookie John Connor, who are supporting the team's better-known RB duo, according to AFC East Whispers.

Revis is 'feeling good'

Posted Oct. 08, 2010 @ 8:11 p.m. ET
Jets CB Darrelle Revis is cautiously optimistic he can face WR Randy Moss and the Vikings on Monday night.

NFL reviewing allegations against Favre

Posted Oct. 08, 2010 @ 4:30 p.m. ET
The NFL is reviewing allegations involving Vikings QB Brett Favre, league spokesman Greg Aiello said Friday.

Wilson struggles to make plays for Jets

Posted Oct. 08, 2010 @ 3:31 p.m. ET
There were high hopes for Jets first-round pick Kyle Wilson, a fast and strong cornerback who impressed coaches in training camp with his ball skills. But so far the results have been below average in the regular season.

Vikings-Jets matchup of the day: Friday

Posted Oct. 08, 2010 @ 11:19 a.m. ET
Here's a look at a key matchup heading into Minnesota's Week Five game against the Jets.

Vikings-Jets matchup of the day: Wednesday

Posted Oct. 06, 2010 @ 5:07 p.m. ET
We take a look at the surprising matchup of the day for Monday's Vikings-Jets game.

Even 'elite' teams have major concerns now

Posted Oct. 05, 2010 @ 8:45 p.m. ET
Let's run through PFW’s top five in our power rankings and point out each team’s greatest strength right now and also its biggest shortcoming.

Vikings-Jets matchup of the day: Tuesday

Posted Oct. 05, 2010 @ 7:37 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in Monday night's Vikings-Jets game.

Tomlinson proving that he's still got it

Posted Oct. 05, 2010 @ 2:04 p.m. ET
LaDainian Tomlinson is beginning to look like the exception to the rule. Instead of being ready for the scrap heap at age 31, he's running away from the defenses that have been massed to stop him.

Week Five power rankings

Posted Oct. 05, 2010 @ 11:34 a.m. ET
An effective offensive line, keyed by OLT D'Brickashaw Ferguson, has powered the Jets from fifth place into the top spot in PFW's new power rankings.

Rex Ryan wanted Favre if Jets hadn't drafted Sanchez

Posted Oct. 05, 2010 @ 11:26 a.m. ET
Jets head coach Rex Ryan told the media on Monday that he would have tried to lure Vikings QB Brett Favre back to the team had it not drafted QB Mark Sanchez in 2009.

Jets return to basics in blowout win

Posted Oct. 04, 2010 @ 1:52 p.m. ET
The Jets want to win games with their running attack and defense, which is exactly what they did in Week Four.

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Posted Dec. 26, 2012
Wilkerson suffered a concussion and injured a knee during the team's loss to San Diego on Sunday, and his status for the season finale at Buffalo is uncertain.||||||| Wilkerson played every defensive snap against the Chargers, and the team says he showed no symptoms of a concussion until after the game, and was tested. He'll continue to undergo tests this week.
Posted Aug. 30, 2011
Wilkerson and Giants running back Brandon Jacobs were ejected from the teams' preseason game Monday night - a 17-3 win by the Jets - after taking swings at each other.||||||| After Mario Manningham's 7-yard catch with 8:37 left in the third quarter, Wilkerson and Jacobs shoved each other. The two yelled at each other several yards away from where Manningham caught the pass as players from both teams rushed over to separate Jacobs and Wilkerson before things escalated.
Posted April 29, 2011
The Jets selected Temple defensive lineman Muhammad Wilkerson with the 30th overall pick in the NFL draft Thursday night, giving New York the big-time pass rusher they coveted.||||||| The 6-foot-4 1/2, 305-pound Wilkerson had 9 1/2 sacks last year for the Owls, and should immediately help the Jets, who have made it to the AFC championship game the last two seasons. "I don't see him as a nose tackle, but this young man can play defensive end in our system and (defensive) tackle as well," said coach Rex Ryan, who recently authored a book about himself. "I see him as a possible three-down contributor for us. We'll see."

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