Category: Draft

Jets Grab Baylor Quarterback Bryce Petty

By Glenn Naughton   New York Jets GM Mike Maccagnan can cross one more item off his shopping list as the Jets selected Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty with their fourth round selection (103 overall). Viewed as a developmental prospect after a productive college career that saw him throw 62 touchdowns and 10 interceptions while completing [...]

Jets Choose Linebacker Lorenzo Mauldin in Third Round

By Glenn Naughton   The New York Jets continued addressing their most pressing needs with their third-round pick (82nd overall) in choosing Louisville outside linebacker Lorenzo Mauldin. At 6' 4'', 259 lbs Mauldin spent three seasons at Lousiville where he amassed 20.5 sacks and 31 tackles for loss at defensive end early in his career before moving [...]

Williams Could Make Jets Defense Special

By Glenn Naughton   It's important to remember that it's only May 1st, and it's all just on paper, meaning none of the Jets' off-season moves mean much of anything until things play out on the field.  However, with the addition of top-rated defensive lineman Leonard Williams from the University of Southern California, the Jets have put [...]

Leonard Williams Press Conference

In the 1st round of the 2015 NFL Draft, the NY Jets selected Leonard Williams from USC. Williams spoke to the media and answered some questions, the full transcript appears below. On his reaction being drafted by the Jets… It was a big surprise to me you know. Knowing that when I got to the [...]

JetNation 1st Round Mock Draft

Our friend Tom Shane was kind enough to look into his crystal ball and put together a mock draft for round one of the 2015 NFL draft. 1.      TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS: Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State—Whereby we get to experience what it would be like to watch JR Smith as the quarterback of an NFL [...]