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Folk Wins Kicking Competition as Brown Is Cut

The Jets have made a decision on who will be kicking the ball for the green and white this season.  Incumbent Nick Folk has apparently won the training camp competition over veteran Josh Brown as he was released by the team today: https://twitter.com/BrianCoz/status/240095545237049345 Folk went 19-of-25 in field goal attempts last season, a 76% average, [...]

Postgame Recap: Jets Lose To Panthers, 17-12

The Jets lost to the Carolina Panthers tonight 17-12, and they still haven’t scored any touchdowns, but there are positives to take away from this game. This is the kind of game most fans expected last week, where the team looked better than in its first preseason game. Instead, there was almost nothing positive to [...]

Jets Camp Report: 8/23

The Jets held training camp practice at their facility in Florham Park today here’s a recap of what went on: The news of the day was given by Coach Rex Ryan in his pre-practice press conference that Austin Howard would be taking the starting right tackle position from the embattled Wayne Hunter.  Coach Ryan said [...]

Jets Camp Report: Family Night

JetNation had the opportunity to watch the Family Night Practice at MetLife stadium from the VIP MetLife 50 Club.  This was provided to us by our friends at @MetLife_Central.  It was my first trip inside this club and yes, it was very nice.  Flat screen TVs everywhere, private bar, and a few food stations inside.  [...]

NY Jets Training Camp Report 08/15

Here are some highlights of Jets training camp practice from Cortland this morning: It was another tough day for Jets quarterbacks Mark Sanchez and Tim Tebow as the defense piled up the interceptions. https://twitter.com/KMart_LI/status/235737636923396096 https://twitter.com/JennyVrentas/status/235737550013206528 There were some positives from the offense as Sanchez hits rookie Royce Pollard for a big gain against All-Pro CB [...]

NY Jets Training Camp Report 08/14

The Jets held training camp practice this morning in Cortland.  Here’s a recap of what happened: Ex-Jets and Dolphins quarterback Chad Pennington was invited to practice by General Manager Mike Tannenbaum.  Pennington had worked with Mark Sanchez in the offseason helping him learn coordinator Tony Sparano’s offense since Pennington played under Sparano with the Dolphins. [...]

NY Jets Training Camp Update 7/30

Here is an update on today’s practice at Jets training camp: After a rough go of it yesterday for quarterbacks Mark Sanchez and Tim Tebow the offense came back with an improved performance: Mark Sanchez and Tim Tebow were each 1-for-7 in Sunday's practice … But Sanchez and the first-team offense rebounded today, looking much [...]

2012 Training Camp Preview: Special Teams

By Dennis Agapito and Ron Pickett - (Link Offense) (Link Defense) Often an overlooked aspect of football is the play of special teams (kicks, punts and returns). Special teams coordinator Mike Westhoff has long been considered one of the best at coaching his unit. 2011 however was not the best year for the Jets specials [...]