Category: Featured Editorials

Buffaloed

by TomShane JetNation Editor This is exactly the way it was drawn up during the off-season: The Jets, spending the Fall battling for their share of first place in the AFC East, Curtis Martin following up his league rushing title with twisting, darting jaunts down the field, leading the Jets to victory. Except that the [...]

Paying (Back) the Bills: Jets-Bills Preview

by TomShane JetNation Editor Almost an entire year has passed since Chad Pennington hit the turf at Ralph Wilson Stadium. He still hasn't gotten all the way back up, and neither has the Jets franchise. So it will be something like Custer returning to Little Big Horn on Sunday when the Jets return to Buffalo [...]

YO VINNY!!!! OY NUGENT!!!!

by Alex Parziale JetNation Columnist On a Sunday afternoon where all eyes were on the return of Vinny Testaverde, the last drive of the game made you forget Vinny and think back to the two missed FG attempts by our first pick in the 2005 draft, Mike Nugent. Nugent, who said during draft day interviews [...]

The Buc Stops Here: Vinny, Defense, Beat Tampa Bay

by Tom Shane JetNation Person With Chad Pennington waving a white towel on the sidelines, making like most Jets fans who have been waving the white flag since #10 went down for the season, the Jets pulled off a huge upset Sunday, beating the previously undefeated Tampa Bay Buccaneers 14-12 at the Meadowlands. Stepping in [...]

All Wrong: The Terry and Herm Regime in Retrospect

by JetMoses JetNation Columnist I’ve never been able to figure out Herman Edwards and Terry Bradway. When they took over in 2001, did they think this was a “win now� team? There are things they have done that would indicate they did, such as re-signing Curtis Martin and Wayne Chrebet to long-term contracts. Or did [...]

Jets v. Ravens Wrap-up: Brooks and Done

by Tom Shane JetNation Editor The good news is that the AFC East title is there for the taking. The bad news is that Herm Edwards apparently doesn't believe his Jets are good enough to take it. How else to explain going into Baltimore to face Ray Lewis and Ed Reed with a game plan [...]

Jets v. Ravens Preview: Bet the Under

by TomShane Xanaduologist Good news for people that like punting: the punchless Jets will be playing the equally punchless Ravens this Sunday in Baltimore. So if you have Ben Graham or Dave Zastudil on your fantasy team, consider starting both of them while you still can, because this promises to be a low-scoring affair that [...]