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Has Mike Westhoff Already Retired

Jets special teams coach Mike Westhoff has long been considered one of the tops in his field.  He has overcome many difficult personal health issues battling cancer and has persevered to have a potential Hall of Fame coaching career.  It was known that this would be Westhoff’s last season coaching in the NFL as he [...]

Jets Sign Two to Active Roster; Add One to Practice Squad

As we mentioned yesterday, the New York Jets have made some additional roster moves.  Marcus Dixon was let go and then brought back.  Then the Jets made a change at punter.  Here is the official press release from the Jets which also mentions that LB Ricky Sapp has been released from the practice squad. The [...]

Jets Cut Punter Conley

Just days from the opening game the Jets have decided to release punter T.J. Conley: https://twitter.com/BrianCoz/status/243071312317259776 https://twitter.com/ConorTOrr/status/243074297780903936 Conley was ranked 30th in league per punt average (42.7 YRDS) in 2011.  The Jets brought in limited competition at the position this offseason and it looked as if Conley would punt for the team in 2012. It [...]

2012 Training Camp Preview: Special Teams

By Dennis Agapito and Ron Pickett - (Link Offense) (Link Defense) Often an overlooked aspect of football is the play of special teams (kicks, punts and returns). Special teams coordinator Mike Westhoff has long been considered one of the best at coaching his unit. 2011 however was not the best year for the Jets specials [...]