Category: Jet News

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. https://twitter.com/josephperson/status/555188539106009088 https://twitter.com/josephperson/status/555195196271763456 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... https://twitter.com/MMehtaNYDN/status/555179828815872001 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 [...]

Another HC Interview: Sean McDermott

Although there has been no official announcement, several reports are indicating that Mike Maccagnan is the new general manager of the NY Jets. He isn't wasting any time, as he is set to interview Carolina Panthers defensive coordinator Sean McDermott for the vacant head coaching position. https://twitter.com/MikeGarafolo/status/554672124460531712 This interview could be a matter of having a [...]

Woody set to Name Maccagnan GM

According to NFL.com, Woody Johnson and the New York Jets are set to name Mike Maccagnan as the successor to fired General Manager John Idzik.  Maccagnan's hiring appeared imminent when it was announced that he would be spending a third day in New York after meeting with Johnson for dinner he previous evening. Maccagnan will [...]

Rex Ryan Reportedly Heading to Bills

By Glenn Naughton   Well Jets fans, for those among us who thought they'd seen the last of former head coach Rex Ryan, it sounds as if that may have been a short-lived reality.  According to Adam Schefter, Ryan is expected to become the next head coach of the Buffalo Bills. Despite questions surrounding Ryan's [...]

Chris Johnson Arrested

NBCsports.com is reporting New York Jets running back Chris Johnson was arrested in his hometown of Orlando, Florida.  Johnson was reportedly open-carrying a firearm, a second degree misdemeanor. Johnson has been with the Jets for just one season when he rushed for a career low 663 yards while splitting time with Chris Ivory.

Bart Scott: Rex Could go Poaching

Rex Ryan is still looking for work, but one of his former players, linebacker Bart Scott, had some interesting thoughts regarding his former team and Head Coach.  While on ESPN's Mike & Mike, Scott endorsed Ryan as the perfect person to take over the Atlanta Falcons Head Coaching position. "I think the Falcons are best [...]