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2013 Jets Already Better Than 2012 Jets

After a number of years of aggressive team building the Jets began to run into a problem during the 2012 season.  Gone were the days of pursuing the big time costly free agents like they had done years earlier.  Most of the team’s moves were short term stop-gap/conservative type signings, except for the Tim Tebow [...]

Jets Win Opener Over Bucs, 18-17

The Geno Smith era as starting quarterback of the New York Jets has officially begun, as the Jets won their opener at home against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 18-17, on a wild finish. Smith completed his first pass, but after that the offense slowed down significantly. They ran a lot more wildcat than anyone really [...]

NY Jets \ Bucs Game Preview

The beautiful thing about week one of the NFL is everyone starts with a clean slate and a chance for the Lombardi trophy. Believe it or not, the Jets do not start the season with six losses already on the schedule. They’re 0-0. With a league driven so much by parity, it’s okay to have [...]

Revis Trade Saves Jets; Ruins Bucs

The trading of “All-Pro” cornerback Darrelle Revis was the biggest and most widely debated move of the offseason for the New York Jets.  Incoming general manager John Idzik was faced with a difficult decision as Revis’ contract would expire after the 2013 season and the team had no means to prevent him from hitting unrestricted [...]

Sanchez Release Scenarios, Salary Cap Cost

With the recent addition of quarterback Geno Smith during this past draft there has been much speculation that Mark Sanchez the Jets starting quarterback over the past four seasons could be released.  Unfortunately there is much confusion about exactly what the salary cap ramifications are if Sanchez is let go.  Reports of an $8.25 million [...]