Category: Jet News

With Season Officially Over, Jets Look to Get to Work

While the sports world sits and debates the Seattle Seahawks and the worst play call in Super Bowl history, the New York Jets are preparing to meet on Tuesday to discuss the upcoming off-season. Jets owner Woody Johnson, general manager Mike Maccagnan and head coach Todd Bowles  will sit down to discuss what direction the team will take as the [...]

Jets Hire OL Coach Marshall

Jets head coach Todd Bowles filled another vacancy on his staff today by adding offensive line coach Steve Marshall, formerly of the Green Bay Packers. Marshall served as an assistant offensive line coach in Green Bay last season following a one-year stint at New Mexico State. In all, Marshall has been an offensive line coach for [...]

Patullo Rumored to be Jets Choice for QB Coach

Tampa Bay Bucs writer, Greg Auman is reporting that the New York Jets will be bringing in former University of South Florida QB Kevin Patullo to fill the role of quarterback coach. Patullo, who played two seasons at USF (2000-2001) and attempted just 25 passes, has worked for the Chiefs, Bills and Titans since his playing days [...]

Jets Bring in Heimerdinger, Hogan to Front Office

Hires are happening fast and furious for the New York Jets on the coaching front and now GM Mike Maccagnan has made two key hires for the front office. One name, Brian Heimerdinger should be a familiar one to Jets fans.  Brian's father, the late Mike Heimerdinger was the Jets' offensive coordinator in 2005.  Brian [...]

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. [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]