Category: Featured Editorials

Dexter McDougle CB (3rd Round)

In the 3rd round of the NFL draft the Jets have added a cornerback, Dexter McDougle.  With the 80th overall pick, the Jets selected McDougle who played at Maryland. https://twitter.com/nyjets/status/464953256129466368 This pick is interesting, most draft experts initially had him listed as a late round pick because he missed almost his entire senior year. McDougle, [...]

Calvin Pryor Interview Transcript

On if he had a sense the Jets were interested in drafting him… I did. When I came in for a visit I felt like I fit their scheme very well. Coach (Ryan) is a very defensive-minded coach and he wanted to go with a defensive guy that could help improve the secondary and he [...]

How A Strong Draft Can Turn A Team Around

Good NFL teams build through the draft; that is a phrase commonly heard at this time of year. However, it can prove to be absolutely true. This year’s Super Bowl champions, the Seattle Seahawks, won the biggest prize of all having assembled an excellent young core through a succession of three or four strong drafts. [...]

Hope & Optimism Should Surround Jets

It’ll be about 9:30 Thursday night when that stupid video is shown. You know what video I’m talking about. The one ESPN plays every year when the Jets are on the clock that lists their draft blunders. It’s not funny, it may have been that one time but it really isn’t anymore, and it isn’t [...]

Draft Party At Metlife

The New York Jets announced what players will be at the season ticket holder draft party at Metlife.   The full release appears below but the players are Antonio Allen, Nick Bellore, Jeff Cumberland, Kenrick Ellis, Damon Harrison, Tevita Finau, Jacoby Ford, Breno Giacomini, Jeremy Kerley, Dee Milliner, Caleb Schlauderaff and Geno Smith. Dear Jet [...]

NY Jets Draft Show

Listen to our New York Jets Draft talk episode with hosts Brandon Dowling, Angelo Berkowitz and Tom Shane.  This week they are joined by former NY Jets scout Joe Bommarito. Joe gave his insight into the Jets draft process, some selections in recent years and explains how drafting a wide receiver early in this draft could actually [...]

NFL Draft Buzzword Translator

Our friends at Turn On The Jets pointed this video out to us.  You want to decipher the code words that draft analysts use when they are hedging their bet?  This video is the answer... The 2014 NFL draft is coming up, which means you're going to be hearing a lot of draft "experts" use [...]

12 Weeks In 37 Years

12 weeks in 37 years. There have only been 12 weeks in my life as a New York Jets fan that I really got to enjoy truly great quarterback play. They were the first 12 weeks of the 2008 season and Brett Favre was playing the position like I had never seen a Jet play [...]