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Belichick’s Balls Are Found To Be Light

We have often speculated that Bill Belichick's balls were light. After the Patriots victory over the Colts there were reports saying that the NFL was investigating whether Patriots purposely deflated footballs during the game.  Chris Mortenson has tweeted proof that Belichick's balls are indeed light. https://twitter.com/mortreport/status/557748673208401921 Will the league hand down a fine? Suspension? Loss of [...]

Nick Mangold On JetNation Radio

This week on JetNation Radio Brandon Dowling and Joe Blewett discuss the Jets new head coach Todd Bowles and general manager Mike Maccagnan. The coaching staff is starting to come together and they will break down what we know so far about the assistants. Special guest Nick Mangold is on the show this week and [...]

Saying Goodbye to Rex Ryan

On Wednesday January 14th, the same day the Jets signed former Arizona Cardinals defensive coordinator Todd Bowles as their head coach, Rex Ryan was introduced as head coach of the Buffalo Bills. Owner Terry Pegula made his introduction: “Rex Ryan-coached teams have two characteristics…They're always great defensively and they always work hard. Rex instills that [...]

Jets Make Scouting Changes; Fire Bradway & Bauer

The New York Jets have announced a major shake in their scouting department today. Terry Bradway (Senior director of college scouting) and Jeff Bauer (Director of college scouting) were both fired. “Today, I informed Terry and Jeff that the organization will be moving forward without them," Jets general manager Mike Maccagnan said. "They have made valuable [...]

Schefter: Jets Are Hiring Todd Bowles

Updating an earlier report on Todd Bowles, there are now several sources saying he will be the New York Jets next head coach. https://twitter.com/AdamSchefter/status/555202434801606656 https://twitter.com/JosinaAnderson/status/555202648694349824 https://twitter.com/AdamSchefter/status/555204140515999744 https://twitter.com/RapSheet/status/555202407970648064 https://twitter.com/JayGlazer/status/555203108779720705 Once we have an official announcement from the Jets, presumably on Wednesday, we will post it. But those are some pretty credible sources. It also looks like [...]

Sean McDermott Interview Canceled; Is a Bowles Announcement Coming Soon?

Joe Person, a Carolina Panthers beat reporter, tweeted that the Jets have canceled their interview with Panthers defensive coordinator Sean McDermott. https://twitter.com/josephperson/status/555188539106009088 https://twitter.com/josephperson/status/555195196271763456 There are reports indicating that Bowles is staying overnight in NJ after his 2nd interview with the team on Tuesday. Manish Mehta adds this thought... https://twitter.com/MMehtaNYDN/status/555179828815872001 Check back for updates, once we hear [...]

Notes on the GM \ Head Coach Reporting Structure

Here are some notes on the New York Jets new reporting structure, this definitely clarifies the relationship between the new coach and GM. 1.  Mike Maccagnan (GM) and the new head coach (yet to be named) both report directly to Woody Johnson.  So the head coach will not report to the GM. 2. Mike Maccagnan (GM) [...]