Category: Jets Preview

Jets \ Chargers 1pm Kickoff

The New York Jets have announced that kickoff for the game vs the San Diego Chargers on 12/23 has been changed to 1pm.  Apparently NBC has decided that having Philip Rivers vs Mark Sanchez is a prime time spot might not be good for ratings. The NFL announced that the Jets vs. Chargers home game [...]

Q & A – Veteran Football Reporter Chris Pollone Provides His Insight On The Patriots

Sports/freelance journalist and co-host of “Patriots Monday Aftermath” on Spreecast.com Chris Pollone (@ChrisPollone; Facebook.com\Cpollone) gave Jetnation his thoughts on the Patriots before their Thanksgiving Day matchup with the Jets.  Pollone covered Southeastern Conference (SEC) football for over 15 years and hosts an SEC show Saturdays on Spreecast.com, this week’s show title “Tide and Tigers”: JN:  [...]

2012 Training Camp Preview: Offense

By Dennis Agapito and Ron Pickett - (Link Defense) (Link Special Teams) Teams are allowed to carry 90 players into training camp but only 53 make the final roster. They will fill the eight member practice squad with developmental or emergency call-up players. Any candidate for the practice squad will have to clear waivers first [...]

2012 Training Camp Preview: Defense

By Dennis Agapito and Ron Pickett - (Link Offense) (Link Special Teams) Last year the Jets carried between 24-27 players on defense and they had 6-7 members on the defensive line. Defensive ends rookie Quinton Coples (North Carolina), Mike DeVito, Muhammad Wilkerson along with tackles Marcus Dixon, Kenrick Ellis, and Sione Pouha have all but [...]

2012 Training Camp Preview: Special Teams

By Dennis Agapito and Ron Pickett - (Link Offense) (Link Defense) Often an overlooked aspect of football is the play of special teams (kicks, punts and returns). Special teams coordinator Mike Westhoff has long been considered one of the best at coaching his unit. 2011 however was not the best year for the Jets specials [...]

Breaking Down The 2012 Jets Schedule

With the release of the 2012 schedule we can now take a better look at the Jets opponents for the 2012 season and where the Jets will be going for in these games. To start things off I will be using the preseason schedule as well as the starters do travel to these games even [...]

Video Analysis: The Safeties Role In The Jets Defense

All Jets fans remember the 99 yard touchdown catch made by Giant’s wide receiver Victor Cruz which may have very well sunk the Jets 2011 playoff hopes.  With the safety position being a concern video analysis of the Cruz play helps in understanding specific defensive formations along with the safeties responsibilities and what the Jets will [...]

New York Jets 2011 Season Preview: Part 1 Offense

Now that the preseason has come and gone it is time to look forward to the 2011 season.  On offense the New York Jets have the potential to be very dynamic, now it is just a question of whether all of the talent on paper will translate to the field. Quarterbacks- Entering his third season [...]