Hard Knocks paves the way for Aaron Maybin, the artist

There's a chance Aaron Maybin's pro football career is over, but at least his departing appearance on HBO's Hard Knocks could set him up for a whole new profession. Maybin was released by the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday, but before that happened he had a chance to introduce HBO's audience to his hobby. During Tuesday's episode, we saw the former first-round...
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August 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Released NFL player's art in high demand

On Sunday, the Cincinnati Bengals released linebacker, and former first round pick, Aaron Maybin. This week, the sequence featuring Maybin getting cut was featured on HBO’s Hard Knocks, including a deeper look into Maybin the person, who happens to be quite the artist. Maybin says that he turned his phone off when the episode aired Tuesday night, according to TMZ. However, when...
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August 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Bengals add LB Maybin to the offseason mix

The Bengals signed linebacker Aaron Maybin to a reserve/future contract on Friday. Maybin, a 2009 first-round pick of Buffalo out of Penn State, has played for the Bills and Jets, leading the latter in sacks (six) and forced fumbles (four) in 2011. Maybin has appeared in 47 career games, and was released by the Jets Nov. 13 last year. He will count on Cincinnati's active list...
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January 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets Waive Aaron Maybin; Sign RB Kahlil Bell

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- The mayhem has come to an end for the New York Jets. For now at least.The Jets announced they have waived linebacker Aaron Maybin on Tuesday amid a three-game losing streak. Dubbed at the start of the season as their top pass-rushing threat, Maybin failed to produce a sack in eight games in 2012.He earned that label coming into this season after reviving his...
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November 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Aaron Maybin: NFL’s worst pass rush specialist?

The New York Jets have used Aaron Maybin as their pass rush specialist this season, and so far it’s not going well. Maybin has be on the field for 30 total snaps through two games. 24 of these snaps have been pass plays and he has rushed the quarterback on every single one. Unfortunately for the Jets, according to Pro Football Focus, on not a single one of those 24 plays has Maybin...
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September 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Is Aaron Maybin Poised to Breakout?

Aaron Maybin: Ready to improve? At Jersey Jets Fan, we’ve already noted that Aaron Maybin was an extremely pleasant surprise during the 2011 season. His non-stop motor and determination caused havoc around the quarterback, helping Maybin to rack up a few sacks and forced fumbles. Yet while Maybin enjoyed some success in his first year with the Jets, his small size ultimately...
Via The Jersey Jets Fan
June 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Extra Weight Won't Slow Down Aaron Maybin

Florham Park, N.J. - One the biggest weaknesses of the Jets defense last season was the lack of team speed, causing the Jets to implement a team-wide offseason plan to lose weight and gain speed over the offseason, but as with every rule there will always be exceptions.Aaron Maybin has had trouble keeping his weight up to his desired level throughout his career and if there's...
Via Jets Insider.com
May 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Awesome Aaron Maybin 2011 Season Highlight Reel (HD)

Aaron Maybin certainly was a pleasant surprise for the Jets in the 2011 season and he’s back with the team for the 2012 season. Maybin has his limitations as a defensive end and pass rusher, but he also has incredible speed and quickness that make him a fun player to watch. Speaking of watching Aaron Maybin, here is an AWESOME 2011 Season Highlight Reel of Maybin put together by...
Via The Jersey Jets Fan
May 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Jets begin OTA’s: Aaron Maybin inks new contract

Aaron Maybin inked his RFA tender ($1.26M) The New York Jets officially begin OTA’s today, which essentially means two weeks of weight training and conditioning. There are no true football drills conducted due to the new Collective Bargaining Agreement, but the workouts do serve to see who is in-shape, who’s out of shape and begin to build team chemistry. So far, there...
Via The Jersey Jets Fan
April 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Best Jet Acquisition this year? Plaxico vs Maybin

Best Jet acquisition: Plaxico Burress and Aaron Maybin Due to the lockout, the 2011 off-season didn’t have a ton of big name acquisitions for the Jets. Certainly the biggest name the Jets signed was Plaxico Burres, who has performed admirably after returning from his two year stay in jail. However, the Jets also picked up Aaron “Mayhem” Maybin after the former 1st round...
Via The Jersey Jets Fan
December 06, 2011  |  Discuss

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