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Woody Makes Bowles Decision

By Glenn Naughton From the very beginning, Woody Johnson and the Jets got it right this time around.  A head coaching search that began before the season ended was one that led them through a list of what many considered to be the top candidates available.  Johnson took the initiative and sought the advice of  two [...]

Notes on the GM \ Head Coach Reporting Structure

Here are some notes on the New York Jets new reporting structure, this definitely clarifies the relationship between the new coach and GM. 1.  Mike Maccagnan (GM) and the new head coach (yet to be named) both report directly to Woody Johnson.  So the head coach will not report to the GM. 2. Mike Maccagnan (GM) [...]

Woody’s Fifth Coaching Search is Already his Best

By Glenn Naughton It's the worst kept secret in the NFL.  The New York Jets are in search of a brand new Head Coach and Seattle Seahawks defensive coordinator Dan Quinn is sitting firmly atop their wish list. Countless reports have linked Quinn, a New Jersey native, to the Jets vacancy.  Team owner Woody Johnson is so set [...]

Woody, Wolf & Casserly

Black Monday left little doubt about the future of Rex Ryan and John Idzik. The duo was fired early this morning by owner Woody Johnson. Woody spoke to the media today at 11am and gave his thoughts. We’re in a win business and we’re not winning, so I thought this was something I had to [...]

Schefter: Woody To Hire Charley Casserly As A Consultant

According to Adam Schefter, Woody Johnson is bringing in a veteran NFL consultant. Consultants don't generally join an organization after a losing season and recommend staying the course. So you can expect plenty of changes this off-season. Charley Casserly (born c. 1948)[1] is an American football sportscaster and former executive. Casserly was the general [...]

JetNation Sits Down With

If you're a die-hard fan of the New York Jets and have been for multiple decades, how many times have you found yourself screaming or just simply staring at your television or radio in shock, anger, and disappointment?  How many times have you argued with fans of other teams and defended one Jets blunder after [...]