Category: Draft

Jets’ First-Round News Conference Transcript

Courtesy NYJets.com Transcript of the New York Jets first-round news conference with general manager Mike Tannenbaum and head coach Eric Mangini and members of the Jets media on Saturday: Tannenbaum: As everyone knows now, we selected Darrelle Revis with the 14th pick. We made a trade with Carolina and we thank them. We think it’s [...]

Jets Trade Up To 14 – Select CB Darrelle Revis

The Jets made some noise early on draft day by trading up to obtain the #14 overall pick.  The Jets swapped first rounders with the Carolina Panthers and selected CB Darrelle Revis from Pittsburgh. The Jets acquired the 14th overall pick and the 191st (6th round).  In return the Jets give up the 25th overall [...]

The Jets Are On The Clock

Over the past few days the NFL Draft Bible (www.nfldraftbible.com) began it’s first ever “Mock Draft Two-A-Days�, going through every first round pick, one each morning and then another selection later in the evening.  There is less than a week until the NFL Draft and 24 picks have already been made. MOCK DRAFT TWO-A-DAYS #25: [...]

2006 DRAFT REVIEW: NEW YORK JETS

(1-4) D'Brickashaw Ferguson, OT, Virginia: Started all 16 games at left tackle.  Played well overall but had some weak games against top competition.  Had trouble keeping weight on as the season progressed.  Solid player with a great future.  Grade: B+ (1-29) Nick Mangold, C, Ohio State: Started all 16 games at center as a rookie.  [...]

Jetnation Mock Mania

Click here to enter the JetNation Mock Draft contest. Also, here is our addition to the mock draft world by Nick Ferraro. 1. Oakland Raiders -- Needs: QB, OL, LB, DT JaMarcus Russell QB - LSU. The Calvin Johnson rumors are all smoke. Al Davis wants to push Jon Gruden’s buttons since he knows Gruden [...]

JetNation.com Chats With Draft Daddy

JetNation.com recently sat down with Bitonti from Draft Daddy and asked him about the upcoming NFL draft. Which player has made the biggest leap on most draft boards since the Combine? Michigan's Leon Hall was a player who had speed concerns before the combine, ran a 4.3 40 yard dash, now he's a possible top 10 selection and [...]

Jets Predraft Press Conference

Courtesy Of The NY Jets Transcript of the New York Jets predraft news conference with Jets general manager Mike Tannenbaum, director of player personnel Terry Bradway and director of college scouting Joey Clinkscales, and members of the Jets media on Thursday:Â Tannenbaum: Good to see everybody. I just have a few opening remarks and then [...]