Category: Draft

David Harris Press Conference

Courtesy NY Jets PR Department On being picked by the Jets… I’m just excited to be a New York Jet. They’re a great team. I want to say thank you to the owner, (Woody) Johnson, the general manager (Mike) Tannenbaum and Eric Mangini for drafting me. On if he knew the Jets would trade up [...]

Jets Select David Harris (ILB) – Round Two

The Jets traded up in the 2nd round to land Green Bay's pick (#47).  The Jets selected David Harris an ILB from Michigan.  He is a big hitter who is very solid against the run. To get this pick the Jets also acquired #235 (7th round).  The Green Bay Packers received picks #63 (2nd round), [...]

Revis News Conference Transcript

Courtesy NY Jets PR Department Transcript of  New York Jets first-round draft pick Darrelle Revis, the 14th overall selection in the 2007 NFL Draft, in a conference call with members of the Jets media on Saturday:  On his immediate reaction after being selected by the Jets … First, I’d like to thank Mr. Johnson, Coach [...]

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.  [...]