Monthly Archives: April 2013

Tommy Bohanon: 7th Round Selection

The 2013 NFL draft is over as far as the Jets are concerned.  With their final selection in the 7th round (#215 overall) they picked fullback Tommy Bohanon from Wake Forest.  The 6'1" 245 lb wasn't asked to carry the ball much in college.  He is a blocking fullback that can catch out of the [...]

William Campbell: 6th Round Selection

With the 178th overall pick (6th round) in the 2013 NFL draft, the New York Jets have selected William Campbell from Michigan.  The 6'5" 310lb defensive tackle might actually not be a defensive tackle in the NFL. From CBS Sports.com: Widely regarded as one of the top high school recruits four years ago, Campbell's college [...]

Oday Aboushi: 5th Round Selection

The NY Jets went back to an area in need of depth in the 5th round of the NFL draft, offensive line.   They selected Virginia left tackle Oday Aboushi.  The Jets have another Virginia left tackle on their roster in D'Brickashaw Fergsuon.  Although the expectations will be much lower for Aboushi and he projects to [...]

Jets Acquire RB Chris Ivory

The New York Jets have traded their 4th round draft pick to the New Orleans Saints for RB Chris Ivory.  He paid a visit to the Jets on April 12th and then the trade rumors began.  Ivory was a restricted free agent who received a 2nd round tender offer.  Signing him as an RFA would [...]

Round 3 – Brian Winters

In the 3rd round the New York Jets selected Brian Winters.  The 6'4" 320lb offensive lineman played his college football at Kent State. From CBS Sports.com Though 33 of his 49 career starts have come at left tackle, Winters' NFL future may lie at right tackle or perhaps even inside at guard. He has the [...]

Jets Select QB Geno Smith (2nd Round – 39th Overall)

The New York Jets quarterback situation just took a pretty interesting turn.  The Mark Sanchez era took another giant step towards being over.  With their first pick in the 2nd round (39th overall) the Jets selected QB Geno Smith from West Virginia.  The 6'2" 218lb QB from West Virginia was expected to be a 1st [...]

First Round Failure?

There seems to be a lot of disagreement about how the Jets first round of the draft went last night. It seems that most people believed that the Jets would use either the ninth or thirteenth pick of the first round on an offensive player with most thinking that Tavon Austin (WR), Chance Warmack (OG), [...]