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Impact Of The Lockout: Matt Slauson Interview

Recently ESPN New York posted an interview with New York Jets offensive lineman Matt Slauson that caught my attention.  Slauson and his wife have decided to move back home with Matt's family in order to save money during the lockout.  While the situation is not ideal, it is what is best for Matt and his [...]

New York Jets News And Notes

1) Let the pay cuts begin- In an effort to control costs during the lockout the New York Jets announced that they will be reducing the salaries of all contract employees, including head coach Rex Ryan and general manager Mike Tannenbaum, by 25%.  In addition all non-contract employees will be asked to take a one [...]

Jets CEO Woody Johnson Releases Statement

On Saturday March 12th,  New York Jets Chairman and CEO Woody Johnson released the following statement: “It may take longer than we all had hoped, but New York Jets fans should know that a deal will get done and I remain confident that there will be NFL football in 2011. Although I was very disappointed [...]

2011 NFL Draft: Predictions For Jets First Round Pick

The 2011 NFL Draft is quickly approaching which means that football analysts from all across the country are starting to post their mock drafts.  Lets take a look at some of the predictions for the New York Jets first round pick. Steve Wyche- NFL.com : Justin Houston OLB Georgia Brent Sobleski- TFY: Muhammad Wilkerson DT [...]

Rex Ryan Book Signing 5/5/11

On May 5th New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan will be appearing at Mendham Books (in Mendham NJ) to sign his new book "Play Like You Mean It".  For more information check out www.mendhambooks.com or call (973)543-4949. From the Mendham Books website: This is a ticketed event so the sooner you order the book [...]

2011 NFL Draft: New York Jets Q&A

Now that the NFL Scouting Combine has come and gone it is time to start putting together the New York Jets draft board.  Recently Matt Bitonti from DraftDaddy.com took the time to answer a few questions about the 2011 NFL Draft, which is scheduled to begin on April 28th. TR:  Matt before we go into [...]

New York Jets News And Notes

Bob Sanders to the Chargers- ESPN's Adam Schefter is reporting that free agent safety Bob Sanders, who visited with the Jets on Wednesday, will be signing a one-year deal with the Chargers.  It will be interesting to see the terms of the contract, but it is safe to assume that a ton of incentive/injury clauses [...]

Combine Interview Mentions Comparison to Gholston

Former Jet Victor Green and the guys over at classactsports.com recently covered the NFL scouting combine.  A very interesting segment went down when Jared Ginsberg asked Ohio State defensive lineman Cam Heyward about being compared to former Jet Vernon Gholston.  Check out his answer in this video ( at about the 2:00 mark). http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7qYo53MyR0g&feature=player_embedded