Category: Featured Editorials

Brian Schottenheimer Hired By Rams

Michael Lombardi says that Brian Schottenheimer is set to join the Rams as their new offensive coordinator. Brian Schottenheimer has been offered the St. Louis Rams' offensive coordinator job and will accept the position on new coach Jeff Fisher's staff, a league source said Sunday night. All that's left to make it official is for [...]

Bye Bye Schotty Contest Winner Announced

At the end of 2011, we told you we were pretty sure that  New York Jets offensive coordinator Brian Schottenheimer would not return next season.  We were so sure, we asked for help in determining what day the firing would be announced.  We ran a pretty simple contest that had these rules: It is contest [...]

Thank You Tyson Rauch

Tyson Rauch has been writing for since we launched in 2005.  His writing style, which centers around honesty and passion for the New York Jets, has always been a focal point of this site.  Many of you remember the Views from the Upper Deck back in the day.  Herman Edwards originally supplied plenty of [...]

Freeman McNeil and Wesley Walker; Priceless NY

Mastercard put together an event for Jets fans at the Tribeca Grill with Jets legends Freeman McNeil and Wesley Walker. It was held before the Jets \ Eagles game a few weeks ago. JetNation was lucky enough to be there and other than the result of the game, the event was excellent. This was part [...]

Sacks Allowed By Offensive Lineman

Rich Cimini ( has an excellent breakdown of sacks allowed by each of the Jets offensive lineman this past season.  The results are a bit surprising since Wayne Hunter didn't finish # 1. STARTING OFFENSIVE LINEMEN (SACKS ALLOWED) LT D'Brickashaw Ferguson -- 9.50 RT Wayne Hunter -- 8.50 C Nick Mangold -- 3.00 LG Matt [...]

As Jet Nation Turns: Episode One

The Rex Ryan regime has been about making big brash statements.  Therefore it should not be surprising that the off-season, which is only a few days old, has been so loud and crazy.  The first two years under Rex were filled with hope as the Jets made the Championship game each season.  This year it [...]

Time For Rex Ryan To Silence His Players

Another day, another media firestorm caused by a Jets player discussing chemistry issues in the locker room.  Wednesday's "story of the day" was generated by rookie quarterback Greg McElroy who shared some very strong opinions about the Jets locker room.  McElroy offered: “It’s the first time I’ve ever been around extremely selfish individuals. I think [...]

Santonio Holmes Update

Santonio Holmes was very quiet stat wise during the game today but seems to have made plenty of noise otherwise.  Holmes did not catch a pass and didn't seem to be targeted much.  Late in the game he was seen arguing in the huddle with teammates and was on the sidelines during the Jets final [...]