Category: Jet News

Chan Gailey, Gone Before he Got Here?

Following multiple reports of his imminent hiring as the Jets' new offensive coordinator, Chan Gailey may not be the sure thing he was previously thought to be.  NFL insider Jason La Canfora claims that while the Jets are finalizing a deal to add Cardinals' LB coach Mike Caldwell to Todd Bowles' staff, Gailey "might not be [...]

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 [...]

Something Fishy About Jets Coaching Staff

As New York Jets fans happily watch the departure of last season's coaching staff as they work their way up to Western New York to join Rex Ryan in Buffalo, Jets rookie head coach Todd Bowles seems to be reaching out to some old friends of his own from his time with the Miami Dolphins as well [...]

Bowles Picks Gailey to Run Offense, Develop Smith

As expected, New York Jets Head Coach Todd Bowles added veteran offensive coordinator Chan Gailey to his staff.  Gailey brings a level of experience to the staff that would be difficult to rival elsewhere.  His coaching career dates back to 1974 with Florida and has totaled 38 years covering positional coaching, offensive coordinator, defensive coordinator, special teams and [...]

Schefter: Jets Are Hiring Todd Bowles

Updating an earlier report on Todd Bowles, there are now several sources saying he will be the New York Jets next head coach. Once we have an official announcement from the Jets, presumably on Wednesday, we will post it. But those are some pretty credible sources. It also looks like [...]

Sean McDermott Interview Canceled; Is a Bowles Announcement Coming Soon?

Joe Person, a Carolina Panthers beat reporter, tweeted that the Jets have canceled their interview with Panthers defensive coordinator Sean McDermott. There are reports indicating that Bowles is staying overnight in NJ after his 2nd interview with the team on Tuesday. Manish Mehta adds this thought... Check back for updates, once we hear [...]

Notes on the GM \ Head Coach Reporting Structure

Here are some notes on the New York Jets new reporting structure, this definitely clarifies the relationship between the new coach and GM. 1.  Mike Maccagnan (GM) and the new head coach (yet to be named) both report directly to Woody Johnson.  So the head coach will not report to the GM. 2. Mike Maccagnan (GM) [...]

Jets Name Mike Maccagnan General Manager

The New York Jets made it official and named their new general manager. Mike Maccagnan comes to the Jets from the Houston Texans. Here is the full press release from the Jets. Jets Name Mike Maccagnan General Manager January 13, 2015 - The New York Jets have named Mike Maccagnan General Manager. The announcement was made by [...]