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Revis Dilemma, Jets Are To Blame

Before general manager John Idzik could even be formally introduced he is already dealing with a controversy.  According to reporter Jason LaCanfora New York Jets owner Woody Johnson is looking at trade possibilities for all-pro cornerback Darrelle Revis. Revis suffered a season ending knee injury tearing his anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) on September 23rd [...]

GM Idzik Answers Questions

Jets general manager John Idzik took questions from the press today after his official introduction and while mostly “softball” questions were asked when confronted by recent news of the Jets looking to trade all-pro cornerback Darrell Revis or what might happen with quarterback Mark Sanchez, Idzik did not provide much clarity. (Note: questions are paraphrased) [...]

John Idzik Officially Introduced

New York Jets owner Woody Johnson introduced new general manager John Idzik at a press conference today.  It’s the first time Idzik has addressed the media and Jets fans.  Johnson described the thorough process he and the front office went through to eventually hire Idzik.  He went on to praise Idzik’s background saying, “I think [...]

NY Jets Hire John Idzik New General Manager

Following up on a JetNation report, New York Jets have a new general manager.  Former Seattle Seahawks vice president of administration John Idzik will be the Jets new GM: According to the Seahawks media guide Idzik had been with the club since 2007 and had a myriad of contract and player personnel responsibilities: Idzik [...]

Report: Jets To Hire GM By Thursday

Jason La Canfora is reporting on CBS Sports that the New York Jets will hire their GM by Thursday. Steelers executive Omar Khan has interviewed with them and Seahawks exec John Idzik flew in from Seattle on Tuesday and is meeting with team officials Wednesday. The Jets' assistant general manager, Scott Cohen, is also under [...]

Candidates Sinking Fast To Fill Vacant NY Jets GM Position

It’s been almost two weeks since the New York Jets informed general manager Mike Tannenbaum that he would not be continuing with the organization.  Team owner Woody Johnson has been working with Jerry Hughes of Korn/Ferry International to help in the search for qualified candidates to replace Tannenbaum. San Francisco 49er director of player personnel [...]