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“Play Like A Jet”

Upon hearing he was drafted in the 3rd round by the New York Jets, Demario Davis was quoted as saying “All I can say is, I am ready to play like a Jet”.  So it got me to wondering what exactly that phrase means.  It’s become a bit of a running joke in my family.  [...]

Jets Draft Day 2 Preview

Now that day one/round one of the NFL draft is over it is time to preview day two, which includes rounds two and three.  The Jets currently hold a pick in each round, 2nd - #15/47 (overall) 3rd #14/77 (overall), and they will have many options as first round talent slips into later rounds.  Here [...]

Video Analysis: The Safeties Role In The Jets Defense

All Jets fans remember the 99 yard touchdown catch made by Giant’s wide receiver Victor Cruz which may have very well sunk the Jets 2011 playoff hopes.  With the safety position being a concern video analysis of the Cruz play helps in understanding specific defensive formations along with the safeties responsibilities and what the Jets will [...]

Jet Nation Interviews Safety Jim Leonhard

Jets 2011 starting safety Jim Leonhard’s season was cut short by an unfortunate knee injury.  Leonhard is currently an unrestricted free agent but news of his health and contract talks with the Jets have been relatively quiet. Leonhard was known as the ‘quarterback’ of the secondary, often setting the type of coverage to be used.  The [...]

Jets News – 03/23/12

For better or worse, Tebow-mania is running wild and here are some good Jets links with current news... Bassett looks at the "Tebow Choice" issue on TJB; did Tim get to choose his destination? Do you remember your first time?  Rex Ryan will never forget his first time. Bob Raissman says the Jets have become [...]

Jets Interested In LB McClain

Reports have surfaced that the Jets are interested in Baltimore Ravens’ free agent linebacker Jameel McClain (26), which is considered a no brainer given his background.  McClain played under Rex Ryan and is familiar with the Jets defensive system, has started 31 games with 89 tackles during the last two seasons and can play multiple roles at [...]

Jets Interested In Bringing Back Edwards

Well it looks like as soon as the divorce with Plaxico is finalized and he signs with the Eagles, the Jets are looking to hook back up with ex-49er wide receiver Braylon Edwards who was the Jets deep threat in 2009 and 2010. He was cut by the 49ers in 2011 due to injury and [...]

Rex Learns A lesson, SB Guarantee A Mistake

Rex Ryan after going through the train-wreck end of the 2011 season, has realized that maybe, just maybe that guaranteeing a Super Bowl every year probably isn't the best of ideas. "I know what everybody is thinking, all right," the bombastic coach said in his opening comments at the podium. "The return to the infamous [...]