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This Given Sunday:
If the season ended today, the final team in the AFC playoffs would be none other than the New York Jets. After being left for dead prior to the season by most experts, and some other folks that can’t quite be considered experts (such as myself), the Jets have put themselves in position to make a run into the postseason. It hasn’t been an easy route to this point either. The ever present circus brought on by the combination of Tim Tebow’s presence and Mark Sanchez’s pathetic level of play produced an atmosphere in which only the most talented teams in the league could succeed. As we quickly found out a season ago, the Jets are not one of the NFL’s most talented squads. Still, the new regime headed by general manager John Idzik dealt with the past regime’s problems quickly and efficiently. Tim Tebow was cut loose, allowing Mark Sanchez to compete directly with rookie quarterback Geno Smith. Sure, an injury made the decision to start Geno Smith more of a compulsive action, but it ...
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Every week Cole Patterson will break down the performance of the New York Jets tight ends. Here is his take on week seven.
The Jets were without starting tight ends Kellen Winslow Jr. and Jeff Cumberland against the Saints. While their absence was felt, a young hero stepped up off the bench. A film study on Zach Sudfeld’s rise to the starting line up after the jump…
With the Jets being on bye this week after a 5-4 start to the season, it’s time to look ahead to the second half of the season and start thinking about what we can expect going forward. As much fun as it is to point out how the Jets have already exceeded the expectations of all the “experts” out there, what’s even more fun is to look at some of the players on this roster...
Jets Insider Gameday presented by Momo's Sports Bar will be broadcasting our Bye Week show live on Sunday Morning from 10 am- Noon on Champions ESPN Radio Long Island 96.9-107.1 FM. We will review and grade the first half of the season, chat about all trending issues and talk about what to expect as the Jets begin their surprising November-December playoff push! Jets starting...
On a day that saw the New York Jets earn what might be the most impressive win of the 2013 season, it was no surprise that the defensive put together what may be its best all-around performance of the season.
With the monumental task of stopping Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints’ high-powered offense looming (albeit not inside the comfort of their dome), this Jets defense appeared...
Jets running back Mike Goodson has been indicted on two weapons charges stemming from a May 17 arrest in which he and another man were in a stopped vehicle on a New Jersey highway.
The Morris County (N.J.) prosecutor's office announced Thursday that Goodson, who is currently rehabbing a season-ending knee injury, and the driver of the car, Garant Evans, were indicted on charges...
Rontez Miles has been through quite a bit as a young man, but he is ready to make his impact on the NFL stage. The hard hitting ball hawk from Cal (PA) was finally activated to the New York Jets 53 man roster. Rontez is a very good friend of mine and I am excited […]
After a disappointing blowout loss in Cincinnati where the Jets barely scratched Andy Dalton, Gang Green came to play at home against the Saints. The front seven was the story of the game, making Drew Brees afternoon an absolute nightmare. Lets grade out the linebackers from week nine.
Grading System: For the 2013 season, I’ll use a simple grading scale when reviewing the linebackers...
A win over the Patriots? Been there, done that.
Beating a Super Bowl favorite mid-season? The name “Kerry Collins” rings a bell.
Monday Night Football? Comebacks? An overwhelming string of luck that should logically fade, but so far hasn’t? Yup, seems about right.
So forgive me if I’m not sold on the Geno Smith Era yet. Frankly, we’ve been down this road before, and...
Zach Sudfeld and Greg Salas weren't exactly household names heading into this season, but both players have emerged as weapons in the passing game after injuries have taken their toll on the Jets' receiving unit.
According to Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports, New York Jets running back Mike Goodson has been indicted on weapons charges.
Jets RB Mike Goodson indicted on weapons charges, Morris Co prosecutor's office says in a press release.
— Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) November 7, 2013
Goodson was indicted on unlawful possession of a weapon (2nd degree) and unlawful possession of prohibited...
BY DAN BEGNOCHEGeno Smith and E.J. Manuel may have headlined the draft for the New York Jets and Buffalo Bills, but it's a couple defensive selections who are earning most of the praise through nine weeks.ESPN analyst Mel Kiper put out his picks of the top 30 rookies up to this point in the season, and a pair of divisional playmakers topped the list.Buffalo linebacker Kiko Alonzo...
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You want to hear something crazy? Richie Incognito is a finalist for the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award! Okay, that’s not really believable but something that is almost as crazy is actually a possibility. The New York Jets are 5-4 entering their week 10 bye and if the season ended today, they would be in the playoffs. This...
Bart Scott made the jump from the playing field to the analyst desk this offseason and now he's weighing in on one of the NFL's hot button issues of bullying in the locker room.
Week 10 Fantasy Football Rankings
Bye: Cleveland, Kansas City, New England, New York Jets
1. D Brees vs Dal
1. A Peterson vs Was
1. C Johnson @ Chi
2. P Manning @ SD
2. M Lynch @ Atl
2. AJ Green @ Bal
3. M Stafford @ Chi
3. A Morris @ Min
3. D Bryant @ NO
4. R Wilson...