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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 [...]

Bowles Clears up Jets QB Situation

By Glenn Naughton Jets offensive coordinator Chan Gailey kicked off a mini firestorm in Jet land last week following his comments to the New York media in regards to the starting quarterback position. While Gailey did sound somewhat non-committal when asked to guarantee Smith would start the Jets' home opener against the Browns, he was quite [...]

Jets Coordinator Rodgers Turns up Heat on Milliner

By Glenn Naughton   It seems the New York Jets are less impressed with oft-injured cornerback Dee Milliner than with wildly inconsistent quarterback Geno Smith as evidenced by comments made by each player's respective coordinator. Just days after offensive coordinator Chan Gailey said there will be no pre-season quarterback competition between Smith and offseason addition [...]

Gailey Says Geno is Jets Starting QB

By Glenn Naughton   During his introductory press conference as head coach of the New York Jets, Todd Bowles was asked to address quarterback Geno Smith and his place on the depth chart. Bolwes had this to say about his young signal-caller: Obviously, he was a great college quarterback. Going in with us just getting here, [...]

Jets Sign Two Players

The New York Jets announced a few roster moves today. The Jets have signed two tryout players from the weekend's rookie minicamp, quarterback Jake Heaps and fullback J.C. Copeland. To make room on the 90-man roster, we have released two undrafted free agents signed right after the draft, cornerback Greg Henderson and safety Demarkus Perkins. Matt [...]