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Most Jets Coaches Set To Return In 2014

Since the New York Jets organization decided head coach Rex Ryan would remain through the 2014 season there's been speculation that many of Ryan’s staff would need to be replaced as a number of assistant coaches contracts had expired. After one season Jets special teams coach Ben Kotwica made a lateral move accepting the same [...]

NY Jets Special Teams Coach Kotwica Deserves Credit

Long time New York Jets special teams coach Mike Westhoff retired after the 2012 season and the team filled his vacancy from within promoting assistant special teams coach Ben Kotwica as a replacement. Coach Kotwica has learned under Westhoff since 2007 before being named coach of the special teams unit: Kotwica worked closely with former [...]

Jets Camp Report – 8/1

The Jets had training camp practice today on a rainy field up in Cortland.  Here are some of the day’s highlights: The quarterback competition continues between Mark Sanchez and Geno Smith: The 11-on-11 portion of practice consisted of a two-minute drill with Smith making the play of the day a 50-yard pass to rookie Ryan [...]

NY Jets 6/5 OTA Practice Recap

The New York Jets continue their offseason practices today, which wrap up tomorrow, with mandatory minicamp taking place June 11-13.  The quarterback competition was on again and while neither QB took control Mark Sanchez was 9-of-19 (47% COMP) while Geno Smith went 5-of-9 (55% COMP) with an interception: https://twitter.com/BrianCoz/status/342308760854859776 https://twitter.com/ConorTOrr/status/342308368280612864 The biggest story of the [...]

NY Jets Hemorrhaging Coaches

Still without a general manager the New York Jets have also lost a total of 9 coaches since the end of the season: Tony Sparano:  Coming as no surprise the former Miami Dolphins head coach was let go after one season producing the 30th ranked offense in the NFL.  The Jets are looking at potential [...]

NY Jets Owner Johnson and Head Coach Ryan Address The Public

The New York Jets owner Woody Johnson and head coach Rex Ryan met the public today.  It was the first time any representative of the team has personally addressed the situation surrounding the organization since the last game 12/30/12.  Only a written statement by Johnson removing then general manager Mike Tannenbaum but keeping coach Ryan [...]

The Final Drill

JetNation, our long national nightmare is over.  Of course paraphrasing an inaugurated president lacks a little historical perspective, but it has been a long, frustrating season for everyone associated with this franchise.  Apparently so much so for Woody Johnson that he had removed himself, at least physically, from the situation.  He has not been seen [...]