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Gang Green Loading up on the O-Line

By Glenn Naughton   While the importance of a franchise quarterback is more prominent than at any other time in the history of the NFL, teams continue to show time and again that if you can't win the battle in the trenches, piling up victories is going to be a tall order. The need to be [...]

Jets and Brewer Reportedly Reach Agreement

By Glenn Naughton   Brian Costello of the New York Post is reporting that the Jets and free agent G/T James Brewer have come to terms on a one-year contract. The former New York Giants fourth round selection was expected to meet with the Jets today and apparently both sides were happy with what transpired. [...]

Willie Colon to Stay With Jets

By Glenn Naughton New York Jets offensive lineman Willie Colon sent out this tweet today in letting Jets fans know that he'll be back in green and white for the 2015 season. https://twitter.com/willcolon66/status/576053367656587265 The local product from the Bronx who attended Rutgers University will be entering his  ninth NFL season and third with the Jets. While [...]

During Combine, Bowles Hints at O-Line Retooling

by Glenn Naughton As the New York Jets offense struggled to put points on the board last season, finishing 28th in the NFL at 17.7 per game, some fans looked beyond the performance of quarterback Geno Smith and pointed the finger at the offensive line. Nine year veteran center Nick Mangold enjoyed a resurgence in the [...]

Jets’ Dozier Worth a Look in Finale

By Glenn Naughton Having spent a large portion of a long, forgettable Jets season reading about the  numerous draft day blunders of General  Manger John Idzik, and with only one game left on the schedule, this would be an ideal time to allow one of Idzik's rookies step in and show what he can do.  While it would obviously [...]

Wilkerson Makes His Return and Inactives

https://twitter.com/nyjets/status/546705071741108224 Muhammad Wilkerson makes his return to the lineup this week after a three week hiatus. Wilkerson is dealing with turf toe, and is on his second specialized shoe to make playing more comfortable. Wilkerson has 4.5 sacks so far this season, and will look to finish strong. The inactives are: Matt Simms, Walt Powell, [...]

Percy Harvin Will Play and Inactives

https://twitter.com/nyjets/status/544213939635363840 After suffering a low-ankle sprain last week, Percy Harvin will be active for today's game against the Titans, most likely in a significantly limited role. The inactives are: Muhammad Wilkerson, Antonio Allen, Dakota Dozier, Wesley Johnson, Walt Powell, Josh Thomas, and Matt Simms Muhammad Wilkerson will miss his third game this year with turf toe. [...]

Time Running out on Idzik’s Dirty Dozen

New York Jets General Manager John Idzik has a problem.  As a matter of fact, he has plenty of problems, but for the sake of this discussion we'll just talk about one.  Season two of his tenure as GM has exactly three games left, and of his twelve most recent draft picks, only one (Jace Amaro) has [...]