It’s time to take a final look back at Sunday’s loss to the Eagles in BGA Extra – now with limited access to coaches film! After the jump, I respond to your questions from the comments in the original BGA post, which you can access here if you missed it.
Slauson apparently hurt his ribs during the game. Did you see this having any impact on his performance?
Not really. As I mentioned, he had some good blocks at the start and at the end of the game, but kind of struggled in the middle, so it’s not obvious at which point the injury occurred and there was no apparent drop-off.
With Celek having a career day yesterday everyone today is saying the jets can’t cover tight ends, and while I know that’s been a recurring issue in the past, it seems to me Celek’s stats were inflated by two long plays that were clearly blown coverages (and Harris, not Smith, took the blame for the 73 yarder). Did the Jets really struggle that much against the TE yesterday, and if so what ...