Category: Camp Reports

Ikemefuna Enemkpali Making A Name For Himself

Every year at the outset of the NFL pre-season, fans hold their collective breath and wait to see what late-round pick or undrafted free-agent will step up and earn a spot on the final roster.  In the salary cap era, "bang for your buck" players are a must have.  Late round contributors who don't demand [...]

Preseason Game 2 Winners & Losers

Calvin Pryor: after missing the first pre-season game, rookie 1st round pick Calvin Pryor had an impressive night. Pryor defended two passes, recovered a fumble and had one tackle for a loss. His grit and toughness at the safety position makes him a player to watch this season. The Running Backs: with Ivory taking the [...]

Jets Camp News Round Up

As the Jets prepare to take on the Cincinnati Bengals in their 2nd preseason game on Saturday, here are some notes from the past few days of training camp. Today was the last open practice at SUNY Cortland. Next week they will practice in Florham Park (Mon, Tues, Wed) and at Hofstra (Thurs). The injuries [...]

Jets Camp Report; Wide Receivers Stand Out

I was at Jets Camp again today and clearly the day was dominated by the two major injuries suffered by top of the depth chart CB's Dee Milliner, and Dexter McDougle. McDougle left practice early when he went down in 1-on-1 end zone drills, and Milliner followed when he fell to the ground after battling [...]

Training Camp Notes From Cortland

Here's a recap of a few observations from Jets camp at Cortland. This was my first visit to Cortland and I made the mistake of standing too close to the action, which meant plenty of obstructed views of the field due to Jets employees/media/players sometimes creating a barrier between me and the action.  However, here [...]

Jets \ Colts: Game Preview & Notes

Football is back! Thursday night at 7 p.m. the New York Jets will square off at MetLife Stadium against the Indianapolis Colts for their first preseason matchup. Head coach Rex Ryan said that he expects the starters to play into the second quarter. Second year quarterback Geno Smith will start with the first team, as [...]

Smith To Start Preseason Opener

Rex Ryan confirmed what we already knew; Geno Smith will start the first preseason game on Thursday vs the Colts. He also set the rotation, in the order everyone was already thinking anyhow. Michael Vick will follow and he could get a series with the starters. When Rex was asked if that would happen he [...]