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Jets Passing Offense Film Review- Week 3

The Jets suffered a brutal loss to the Eagles this past Sunday, mainly due to the mistakes made by Ryan Fitzpatrick and Brandon Marshall, along with a non existent running game.  The offense had numerous opportunities to get back in the game, but one mistake after another cost the Jets a shot at victory.  This [...]

Monday Notes: Cromartie, Mauldin Avoid Serious Injuries, Jets Ready for Monday Night Football

    Both Antonio Cromartie and Lorenzo Mauldin had gruesome injuries in last Sunday's game against the Browns. The worst was feared when both players were carted off the field, and didn't return. Initially it seemed that both players had suffered season, if not career ending injuries. Cromartie suffered a knee injury, while Mauldin had [...]

Dakota Dozier, “He’s a Special Person and a Special Player”

By Glenn Naughton Furman University is small liberal arts school in Greenville, South Carolina with an enrollment of just under 3,000 students whose football program boasts quite an impressive FCS (Division II) history. Those who have packed the 16,000 seat Paladin Stadium over the course of the last several decades have been treated to some of the best [...]

Gang Green Loading up on the O-Line

By Glenn Naughton   While the importance of a franchise quarterback is more prominent than at any other time in the history of the NFL, teams continue to show time and again that if you can't win the battle in the trenches, piling up victories is going to be a tall order. The need to be [...]

During Combine, Bowles Hints at O-Line Retooling

by Glenn Naughton As the New York Jets offense struggled to put points on the board last season, finishing 28th in the NFL at 17.7 per game, some fans looked beyond the performance of quarterback Geno Smith and pointed the finger at the offensive line. Nine year veteran center Nick Mangold enjoyed a resurgence in the [...]

Mawae Denied Hall of Fame bid

Long-time New York Jets great, Kevin Mawae, who was eligible for induction to the NFL Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio failed to make the cut.  The NFL announced the fifteen finalists for induction but the Pro-Bowl center wasn't on the list.  Originally drafted by the Seattle Seahawks, Mawae anchored the Jets offensive line from  1998-2005 after being acquired [...]

Mangold, Harvin Out and Other Inactives Both Nick Mangold and Percy Harvin will miss the final game of the season, two of the most polarizing players on the offense will finish the season on the inactives list. On the positive side, Muhammad Wilkerson will be active for the final week of the season. Other inactives include: Jaiquawn Jarrett, Matt Simms, [...]