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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 [...]

Ryan Confirms RB By committee Approach

In what wasn’t much of a surprise to Jets fans, head coach Rex Ryan announced that the team plans to utilize three running backs this season. Ryan acknowledged that there will be times when the Jets may go with the hot hand, “sure, that’s a possibility too” said Ryan according to ESPN.com’s Rich Cimini. It’s [...]

#JetsCamp Injury Updates

After practice on Thursday Rex Ryan gave an injury update. Here are the highlights. Obviously, Barnes, he’s PUP, but he’s making progress, Antwan Barnes. (Brandon) Hardin is out, he was out today with the foot injury. Garrett McIntyre was out, but that’s one of those planned deals, so that’s why you never saw him out [...]