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Bowles: Open Competition at QB

Last off-season Todd Bowles made the mistake of naming Ryan Fitzpatrick as the starting QB, even though he wasn't on the roster. Not only did that provide challenges during the contract negotiation, it was also the wrong thing to do. After the season Fitzpatrick had in 2015, it is safe to assume he would have [...]

Lack of Options Force Jets to Attempt Clady Do-Over

By Glenn Naughton   Recently, NFL insider Jason La Canfora sent out a tweet claiming that the Jets are still interested in retaining offensive tackle Ryan Clady at a reduced rate next season, rather than pay him the $10 million he is scheduled to make for 2017. https://twitter.com/JasonLaCanfora/status/830091718875836416 Far from the player he once was [...]

Schefter: Jets to Hire John Morton as OC

It looks like the Jets search for a new offensive coordinator might be over. The Jets originally interviewed Denver Broncos running backs coach Eric Studesville. Philadelphia Eagles QB coach coach John DeFilippo seemed like a good choice, but the Eagles wouldn't let him interview. Former Texans offensive coordinator George Godsey was rumored to be in the mix [...]

Report: Jets set to Interview Eric Studesville for Vacant OC Position

By Glenn Naughton   Jets fans awaiting any news on a possible hire for their vacant offensive coordinator position finally got some breaking news on the search today as Mike Klis of NBC Sports is reporting that the team is set to interview Denver Broncos running backs coach Eric Studesville. https://twitter.com/MikeKlis/status/819635244592746496 Studesville has no experience [...]

Fitz to Start; Hack # 2

Todd Bowles ended the speculation today, after the recent injury to Bryce Petty, Ryan Fitzpatrick will start again on Sunday. Christian Hackenberg will be active for the first time, but it doesn't sound like Hackenberg will play unless the game is lopsided either way. Bowles doesn't normally offer very detailed explanations for his decisions and [...]