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#JetsCamp: Special Teams

This unit is coached by Thomas McGaughey (pronounced Mc-GAY-hee). Coach McGaughey is entering his first season with the Jets. He joins the Jets from Louisiana State University, where he coached the special teams. McGaughey takes over for now Washington Redskins special teams coach, Ben Kotwica. Prior to Kotwica having the job in 2013, now retired legendary special [...]

NY Jets Restricted Free Agent Predictions

As free agency approaches so do decisions which New York Jets general manager John Idzik along with the organization must make regarding restricted free agents (RFA) before the new NFL league year begins on March 11. A restricted free agent is a player with three accrued or earned seasons of service as laid out in [...]

NFL Offseason Calendar

Important NFL Dates: One date which has already past, December 30: This is the first time players drafted (2011) under the new NFL Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) can renegotiate their contract, since they have completed three seasons, and not have their salaries constrained by the rookie wage system or rookie cap. All drafted rookies receive [...]

2013 Roster Preview: Linebackers

# Name Pos. Height Weight Age Exp. College 95 Barnes, Antwan LB 6-1 251 28 6 Florida International 54 Bellore, Nick LB 6-1 250 24 3 Central Michigan 98 Coples, Quinton LB/DE 6-6 290 22 2 North Carolina 56 Davis, Demario LB 6-2 239 24 2 Arkansas State 58 Davis, Troy LB 6-2 251 22 [...]

Rex Ryan And Tim Tebow On The Fake Punt

Rex Ryan was asked about the Tim Tebow fake punt pass to Nick Belore.  Here is what he had to say: On the fake punt pass… (Coach Westhoff) Westy talked about it. We had talked about if we had that opportunity. It showed up. We got what we were looking for and Tim (Tebow) just [...]

Josh Baker Done For The Season With Knee Injury

Jets TE/FB Josh Baker sustained a season ending knee injury in last night’s preseason game with the Carolina Panthers: The Daily News has learned that TE Josh Baker is believed to have suffered at least a torn right ACL that will sideline him for the season. Baker is having a MRI on Monday morning 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 [...]

2012 Training Camp Preview: Defense

By Dennis Agapito and Ron Pickett - (Link Offense) (Link Special Teams) Last year the Jets carried between 24-27 players on defense and they had 6-7 members on the defensive line. Defensive ends rookie Quinton Coples (North Carolina), Mike DeVito, Muhammad Wilkerson along with tackles Marcus Dixon, Kenrick Ellis, and Sione Pouha have all but [...]