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Jets vs. Carolina Panthers Preview

After a week of questioning and judging this team as a whole, the Jets third and most important preseason game is upon us. Starters will play well into the third quarter, and backups will have to really step up their game to impress the coaches before the first round of roster cuts on August 27th. [...]

Jets vs Giants: MetLife Bowl

Giants @ Jets August 18, 2012 We all know what we saw in the Bengals game was extremely vanilla. Very simple blitz packages, very simple coverages and an extremely simplified offensive game plan. That happens with most NFL teams in the first preseason game of the season. However, now as fans, we need to see [...]

2012 Training Camp Preview: Offense

By Dennis Agapito and Ron Pickett - (Link Defense) (Link Special Teams) Teams are allowed to carry 90 players into training camp but only 53 make the final roster. They will fill the eight member practice squad with developmental or emergency call-up players. Any candidate for the practice squad will have to clear waivers first [...]

2012 Training Camp Preview: Defense

By Dennis Agapito and Ron Pickett - (Link Offense) (Link Special Teams) Last year the Jets carried between 24-27 players on defense and they had 6-7 members on the defensive line. Defensive ends rookie Quinton Coples (North Carolina), Mike DeVito, Muhammad Wilkerson along with tackles Marcus Dixon, Kenrick Ellis, and Sione Pouha have all but [...]

2012 Training Camp Preview: Special Teams

By Dennis Agapito and Ron Pickett - (Link Offense) (Link Defense) Often an overlooked aspect of football is the play of special teams (kicks, punts and returns). Special teams coordinator Mike Westhoff has long been considered one of the best at coaching his unit. 2011 however was not the best year for the Jets specials [...]

Jets Trade For Otah To Help Bolster O-Line

We all know that the Jets were attempting to trade right tackle Wayne Hunter this offseason. When they had no bites on the line, they decided to give him another chance, especially under new offensive line coach Dave Deguglielmo. Well today the Jets decided he needs some competition for the starting position and traded a [...]

Jets Sign Blocking Tight End Tarren Lloyd

The Jets announced that they have signed Tarren Lloyd, an UDFA out of Utah State.  Lloyd is listed at 6'7" and 258lbs and is well known for his ability to block rather than catch passes.  As a tight end for a formidable offensive and a blocker for one of the NCAA's best small school running backs [...]