Monthly Archives: January 2013

Will Greg McElroy Be On The 2013 Jets

For much of last season Jets fans were calling for a change at the quarterback position and while some preferred to see what Tim Tebow could offer many felt that the more traditional drop-back style of Greg McElroy would be successful. During a week 13 matchup with the Arizona Cardinals McElroy's contingent got their wish [...]

Mike Tannenbaum Interview

Mike Francesa had Mike Tannenbaum on his show Tuesday and they took a look back at what went wrong for the Jets this past season.  Mike Tannenbaum admitted there was depth issues, especially at skill positions and said the injuries hurt this team.  Tanny also discussed the acquisition of Tim Tebow and what the thought [...]

Jets Explore Ex-Raiders QB Russell

According to reports the New York Jets have been exploring the possibility of bringing in former Oakland Raiders quarterback JaMarcus Russell. Russell was the number 1 overall pick of the Raiders in 2007 and became the poster boy for the more stringent rookie wage system in the new NFL Collective Bargaining Agreement.  After holding-out into [...]

Revis Dilemma, Jets Are To Blame

Before general manager John Idzik could even be formally introduced he is already dealing with a controversy.  According to CBSsports.com reporter Jason LaCanfora New York Jets owner Woody Johnson is looking at trade possibilities for all-pro cornerback Darrelle Revis. Revis suffered a season ending knee injury tearing his anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) on September 23rd [...]

GM Idzik Answers Questions

Jets general manager John Idzik took questions from the press today after his official introduction and while mostly “softball” questions were asked when confronted by recent news of the Jets looking to trade all-pro cornerback Darrell Revis or what might happen with quarterback Mark Sanchez, Idzik did not provide much clarity. (Note: questions are paraphrased) [...]

Mike Francesa Rips Jets

Mike Francesa has never really seemed to like anything the Jets have done, other than when Bill Parcells was the head coach.  He has been very critical of the organization in the past, and that continued today.  He listened to the John Idzik press conference and was very critical.  Apparently Francesa wanted to hear Idzik [...]

John Idzik Officially Introduced

New York Jets owner Woody Johnson introduced new general manager John Idzik at a press conference today.  It’s the first time Idzik has addressed the media and Jets fans.  Johnson described the thorough process he and the front office went through to eventually hire Idzik.  He went on to praise Idzik’s background saying, “I think [...]