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Pryor to Benefit From Hiring of Danna?

With the 18th overall pick in the first round of last year's NFL draft, the New York Jets were on the clock and everyone watching knew that the team had two major needs to fill.  Their stagnant offense was in dire need of a playmaker at the wide receiver position, and their undermanned secondary needed [...]

Pepper Johnson Added to Jets Staff

The New York Jets have announced the hiring of defensive line coach Pepper Johnson.  A familiar name in the New York area, Johnson played with both the Jets and Giants during his 13 year playing career. Johnson interviewed for the New York Giants defensive coordinator position but was passed over in favor of Steve Spagnuolo. [...]

Bobby April to run Jets Special Teams

Along with the announcement of Kacy Rodgers as their new defensive coordinator, the Jets have named Bobby April special teams coach. April has been in college and professional coaching since 1979 at Tulane university where he coached TE's.  Since then he's had stops at Arizona, USC and Ohio State. His first NFL job was with [...]

Rodgers on Board as Defensive Coordinator

In a much anticipated coaching move, the New York Jets announced today that former Miami Dolphins defensive line coach Kacy Rodgers will be joining Todd Bowles' staff filling the role of defensive coordinator.  It will be the Rodgers' first attempt at running his own defense having been a defensive line coach with both the Cowboys [...]

Jay Fiedler Talks Chan Gailey With JetNation.com

By Glenn Naughton Now that the New York Jets have officially announced the hiring of Chan Gailey to fill the role offensive coordinator, JetNation.com thought it would be a good time to talk to one of Gailey's  former pupils.  Ex-Miami Dolphins and New York Jets quarterback Jay Fiedler sat down with us to talk about Gailey and [...]

Belichick’s Balls Are Found To Be Light

We have often speculated that Bill Belichick's balls were light. After the Patriots victory over the Colts there were reports saying that the NFL was investigating whether Patriots purposely deflated footballs during the game.  Chris Mortenson has tweeted proof that Belichick's balls are indeed light. https://twitter.com/mortreport/status/557748673208401921 Will the league hand down a fine? Suspension? Loss of [...]

Jets get Their Man, Gailey Named Offensive Coordinator

By Glenn Naughton The New York Jets have announced the hiring of offensive coordinator Chan Gailey following speculation that the long-time coach was entertaining multiple offers to fill the same role elsewhere. Gailey broke in to coaching in 1974 with the Florida Gators and has filled countless roles at multiple levels since that time. Despite [...]

Jets Make Scouting Changes; Fire Bradway & Bauer

The New York Jets have announced a major shake in their scouting department today. Terry Bradway (Senior director of college scouting) and Jeff Bauer (Director of college scouting) were both fired. “Today, I informed Terry and Jeff that the organization will be moving forward without them," Jets general manager Mike Maccagnan said. "They have made valuable [...]