Category: Draft

New York Jets Select DT Kenrick Ellis

The New York Jets selected defensive tackle Kenrick Ellis (Hampton) with the 94th pick in the 2011 draft.  Ellis, who comes in at 6'5, 340 pounds , should add some depth to the defensive line position for the Jets. From NFLDraftScout.com Pass rush: Might not put up huge sack numbers as quarterbacks will be aware [...]

New York Jets Press Conference Transcript 4/28/11

New York Jets general manager Mike Tannenbaum and head coach Rex Ryan addressed the media following their selection of Muhammad Wilkerson.  Here is the transcript courtesy of the Jets. On rationale for selecting Muhammad Wilkerson… MIKE TANNENBAUM: He was a guy that we had identified for a while. The thinking was that he is going [...]

New York Jets select DT Muhammad Wilkerson

With the 30th pick in the 2011 NFL draft the New York Jets have selected defensive tackle Muhammad Wilkerson (Temple).  Wilkerson, who is from Linden, New Jersey, should provide the Jets with a powerful presence in the middle of their defensive line which will free up linebackers David Harris and Bart Scott. Analysis from NFLDraftScout.com [...]

2011 NFL Draft: Predictions for Jets First Round Pick

Draft day has finally arrived as the proceedings begin Thursday night at 8pm EST.  The New York Jets enter the 2011 draft with several needs, the most glaring being a pass rusher that can disrupt the opposing team's offense.  Gang Green will also look to address the defensive line, secondary, and wide receiver position as [...]

2011 Draft: DB Brandon Harris talks NFL, Rex Ryan

Recently Brandon Harris, a defensive back from the University of Miami, took the time to answer a few questions.  For those of you that are not familiar with Brandon, he is considered by many to be one of the top cover cornerbacks in the draft.  There is a very good chance that Harris will be [...]

Sources: NFLPA Wants Draft Boycott

As the NFL lockout continues the players and owners are making blogging about the NFL a very painful experience.  The old saying, "no news is good news" simply just does not make us feel better.  In this case, no news means no NFL.  Not a situation that any of us ever wanted to be in. [...]

2011 NFL Draft: Predictions For Jets First Round Pick

The 2011 NFL Draft is quickly approaching which means that football analysts from all across the country are starting to post their mock drafts.  Lets take a look at some of the predictions for the New York Jets first round pick. Steve Wyche- NFL.com : Justin Houston OLB Georgia Brent Sobleski- TFY: Muhammad Wilkerson DT [...]