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For Jets & Idzik, Eight Is Enough

Jets General Manager John Idzik has pared his roster down to the league-required 53 players with the season opener just over a week away.  As with any team, there were a few decisions that were expected, and a few that left some scratching their heads.  When all was said and done, Idzik kept eight 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 [...]

Defending The Jets Could Be A Tall Order

Looking out at the Jets' group of offensive players today, the one thing that stood out to me, literally...was the height of the wide receivers and tight ends.  No matter how well or how poorly he plays, QB Geno Smith is going to have some substantial targets to throw the ball to. Let's start with [...]

Training Camp Notes From Cortland

Here's a recap of a few observations from Jets camp at Cortland. This was my first visit to Cortland and I made the mistake of standing too close to the action, which meant plenty of obstructed views of the field due to Jets employees/media/players sometimes creating a barrier between me and the action.  However, here [...]

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 [...]

#JetsCamp: Tight Ends

This unit is coached by, Steve Hagen. Coach Hagan is entering his second season with the Jets, his tenth NFL season overall. Hagan has spent both seasons with the Jets as the team’s tight end coach. Prior to becoming a coach for the Jets, coach Hagan was the tight end coach from 2001-2003 for the [...]