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Geno Smith Player Profile

https://youtu.be/O_d30NWwDck Name: Geno Smith Position: QB HT: 6' 3" WT: 221 College: West Virginia Acquired: 2013 Draft/2nd Round (39th overall) Twitter: @GenoSmith7 Eugene "Geno" Smith was born in Miami, Florida and attended Miramar High School. Smith excelled at Miramar while under the tutelage of Damon Cogdell, a former linebacker for West Virginia University. After being invited to the Elite 11 quarterback camp before [...]

Bryce Petty Player Profile

https://youtu.be/4OVCY4c-xvI Name: Bryce Petty Position: QB HT: 6' 3" WT: 230 College: Baylor Acquired: 2015 Draft/4th Round (103rd overall) Twitter: @b_petty14 Bryce Petty was born in Thomaston, Georgia but later moved to Texas and attended Midlothian High School. Petty quarterbacked his team in high school while also participating in track and field. According to Rivals.com, Petty ranked 25th among quarterback prospects coming out [...]

Five Reasons to be Worried About Geno Smith

  By Glenn Naughton   A few weeks ago we pointed out five reasons for Jets fans to remain optimistic regarding the future of third-year quarterback Geno Smith despite his well-documented struggles as a pro thus far. This week, we look at the other side of the coin and cover some of the lingering concerns [...]

Offseason Minicamp Review

The three day mandatory minicamp for the Jets has come to a conclusion, and the players will be free to return home and resume their personal workouts in preparation for training camp in July.  Here are some of the things that took place during camp: Geno Smith started out camp reenacting the first Bills game [...]

Geno Bounces Back

Day two of NY Jets minicamp is in the books and it was a good one for Geno Smith according to Dom Cosentino and Connor Hughes. Geno Smith bounced back. Smith, the quarterback in the pole position for the starter's job, had a three-pick day on Tuesday, when he particularly struggled during a red-zone drill. But [...]

Five Reasons to Believe in Geno Smith

By Glenn Naughton   Having been subjected to some of the worst quarterback play in the NFL over much of the past six seasons, Jets fans are ready for a long overdue turnaround at the position that has been Gang Green's achilles heel for far too long. Head coach Todd Bowles is on the record as saying [...]

Jets Send Simms Packing

By Glenn Naughton   The Jets announced the release of quarterback Matt Simms today as they conduct their second consecutive week of OTA's at Florham Park under rookie head coach Todd Bowles. Simms, the strong-armed son of former Giants great Phil Simms was never used as any more than a reserve QB in two seasons [...]