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Let The Games Begin

So week 4 of the preseason is in the books and now we wait on final cuts and the season to start. A few quick thoughts from last night, I was a little surprised to see Brian Winters playing but maybe it was to see if he could work out his holding habits as of [...]

These Pieces Are Coming Together!

So I have a couple of observations and thoughts about last night’s game against the Giants. Last week I thought this team, especially the offense, was stuck in neutral. Well last night they seemed to have found a way to shift to a higher gear. First round pick Calvin Pryor got his first start and [...]

Jets Fall in Snoopy Bowl, 35-24

The Jets lost the Snoopy Bowl 35-24 against the Giants tonight, but the result didn’t matter, because Jets fans finally got to be excited about the offense. This was the game everyone was waiting for, as this was the big dress rehearsal for Week 01. Nobody is expecting to see the starters next week against [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Jets Conquer Colts In First Preseason Game

The Jets opened preseason at MetLife against the Indianapolis Colts tonight, winning 13-10 on a 51 yard field goal by rookie kicker Andrew Furney. This being the first preseason game, there isn’t a lot to take away from it, but we can make some observations about what we saw from the Jets today. + Geno [...]

Jets Try To Satisfy Need For Speed

Ask any Oakland Raiders fan about the importance of speed, and they’d probably bemoan the obsession that the late Al Davis had for one dimensional track stars. Ask any New York Jets fan about the importance of speed, and they’ll bemoan their front office for neglecting it for so many years. With John Idzik heading [...]