Blog Archives

Bilal Powell Out With Illness and Other Inactives

https://twitter.com/nyjets/status/537012145100447745 Bilal Powell will not be suiting up for today's game against the Bills. Powell is apparently dealing with an illness that will render him unfit to play. Other inactives include: Dakota Dozier, Wesley Johnson, Walt Powell, Josh Thomas, Matt Simms, and IK Enemkpali Dakota Dozier and Wesley Johnson most likely won't be active for [...]

Jets Shutout by Chargers

The Jets lost their fourth game in a row, getting run over by Phillip Rivers and the San Diego Chargers 31-0. The Jets couldn’t get anything going on offense for all of the first quarter. The defense couldn’t get off the field. Jets’ cornerback Phillip Adams had the defense’s first interception of the season in [...]

Chris Johnson Conference Call With JetNation.com

Glenn Naughton of JetNation.com attended a teleconference with Jets star running back Chris Johnson.  The following is a transcript of JetNation.com's portion of the conference. Glenn Naughton:  Chris, when you were a free agent evaluating your options, how much weight did you place on the history that Marty Mornhinweg and the success he had in [...]

Jets Crushed By Eagles in Preseason Finale

The Jets scrubs were crushed by the Eagles scrubs 37-7 Thursday night. It’s a meaningless game, but the stats weren’t good. The Eagles put up nearly 600 yards, almost half of which were on the ground. Clyde Gates caught the Jets lone touchdown, thrown by Tajh Boyd. As everyone knows, the preseason finale was the [...]

Bilal Powell; The Forgotten Man

Despite coming away from Cincinnati with their second consecutive preseason win, Jets fans didn't have a whole lot to be excited about.  After being pummeled by the Bengals starters for a little over a quarter, the Jets made a run against the Bengals' second and third-string units to pull out a 25-17 win.  While QB Geno [...]

Is This Team Stuck In Neutral?

So preseason game number two on Saturday had some good things to take away from it but left me with more questions than answers.  The biggest concern for me at the start of this game was the defense.  Did they forget what time the game started?  They showed up about 20 minutes late when the [...]

Preseason Game 2 Winners & Losers

Calvin Pryor: after missing the first pre-season game, rookie 1st round pick Calvin Pryor had an impressive night. Pryor defended two passes, recovered a fumble and had one tackle for a loss. His grit and toughness at the safety position makes him a player to watch this season. The Running Backs: with Ivory taking the [...]

Jets Top Bengals; 2 & 0 In Preseason

The Jets have improved to 2-0 this preseason, beating the Cincinnati Bengals 25 to 17. While its nice to see a New York victory, it is worth noting that the Bengals were in control of the game, leading 17-3, before they sat their starters. Despite the win, this game showcased some serious issues that may [...]