John Conner RB BUF 1 year ago

The Bills have signed Conner, reports.

Conner, who earns most of his keep as a blocker, bolsters the Bills' fullback depth, with his chances of making the team's final roster aided by his experience under coach Rex Ryan, while the duo were both employed by the Jets.

John Conner RB BUF 2 years ago

Conner signed a one-year contract with the Jets on Tuesday, Yahoo! Sports reports.

Conner joins the Jets for a second term in wake of fellow fullback Tommy Bohanon currently nursing a collarbone injury. In 32 games for the Jets from 2010-11, Conner totaled 21 carries for 88 yards and two touchdowns.

John Conner RB BUF 2 years ago

Conner did not make the Giants' final roster, The New York Daily News reports.

Henry Hynoski will be the Giants' starting fullback.

John Conner RB BUF 3 years ago

Giants signed FB John Conner.

The Terminator lives. Conner, famous for his roles on two separate seasons of Hard Knocks, is on to replace Henry Hynoski. The Hynoceros sustained a fractured shoulder against the Panthers in Week 3.

John Conner RB BUF 3 years ago

Free agent FB John Conner is working out for the Bills Tuesday.

It's the first known interest he's had since being waived by the Bengals. If signed, Connor would replace struggling FB Frank Summers. The Bills primarily use their running game out of singleback and shotgun formations.

John Conner RB BUF 3 years ago1 Comment

Bengals waived FB John Conner.

Terminated. It's a surprise because "Terminator" Conner out-blocked Orson Charles in Bengals camp, but the organization is higher on Charles' upside in the fullback role. Conner may generate some interest at his $630,000 cost.

John Conner RB BUF 3 years ago

Bengals singed FB John Conner.

The Jets waived Conner due to injuries in October. The former "Hard Knocks" star will replace FB Chris Pressley, who was placed on injured reserve with a knee injury.

John Conner RB BUF 4 years ago

Jets waived FB John Conner with an injury settlement and promoted LB Marcus Dowtin from their practice squad.

Conner gained fame on "Hard Knocks" thanks to his bone-bruising blocks on special teams, but the Jets quickly soured on his lead-blocking ability. An MCL sprain sealed the deal here.

John Conner RB BUF 4 years ago

Jets FB John Conner (knee) has been ruled out for Week 3 against the Dolphins.

Conner has been dealing with an MCL issue for the past two weeks. Going up against a stout Miami run defense, Shonn Greene is a fantasy situation to stay far away from. The Jets will also be without tight end Dustin Keller.

John Conner RB BUF 4 years ago

Jets FB John Conner (MCL) has "avoided serious injury," and is day-to-day.

Conner aggravated an MCL sprain in Sunday's loss, but could be ready for Sunday's tilt with the Dolphins. The Jets' running game struggled mightily against the Steelers, but it's doubtful Conner's absence was a major factor.