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Joe Namath isn't exactly sure why the Jets chose Tony Sparano as Brian Schottenheimer's successor as offensive coordinator.

Exclusive: Namath Defends Sanchez against teammates’ claims of laziness

A flurry of criticism surrounding New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez this past week, most from unnamed sources, is puzzling to Jets legend Joe Namath, a contributor to Yahoo! Sports and The Shutdown Corner Blog. The Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback, who has been critical of Sanchez's development — or lack thereof — was skeptical of anonymous quotes in a New York...

Source: Jets told Schottenheimer to get another job or get out

And so Jets offensive coordinator Brian Schottenheimer has resigned.  Yes, he has resigned. More accurately, he has “resigned.” Per a league source, Schottenheimer resigned after being told by the Jets to get another job, or get out.  With the Jaguars’ head-coaching job going to Mike Mularkey and no other team interested in Schottenheimer as a…

Brian Schottenheimer will not return to New York Jets

Brian Schottenheimer has informed the New York Jets that he will not return next season as the teams Offensive Coordinator. “After much thought and consideration, I have decided not to return to the New York Jets in 2012,” said Schottenheimer … [visit site to read more] Brian Schottenheimer will not return to New York Jets - The Jet Press - The Jet Press - A New York Jets Fan...

Brian Schottenheimer resigns from Jets' staff

Brian Schottenheimer is off the hot seat and out the door.

Miami Dolphins: Tony Sparano lands on his feet

The NFL has its Rooney Rule, and it also the Retread Rule. Former Dolphins coach Tony Sparano, fired last month, has quickly resurfaced. He will reportedly be the nextoffensive coordinator for the New York Jets. Sparano replaces Brian Schottenheimer, who was fired. Sparano was 29-32 in three-plus seasons with the Dolphins. He made the playoffs his rookie season, but missed them...

Callahan leaving Jets for Cowboys

If Brian Schottenheimer takes a job somewhere else and isn't back as the Jets' offensive coordinator next season, don't look for Bill Callahan to slide into that position.

Jets Hire Sparano As Offensive Coordinator

With Brian Schottenheimer out and quarterback Mark Sanchez coming off a disappointing season, the New York Jets looked to Tony Sparano to right the ship, hiring him as the team's offensive coordinator. “When we sat down with Tony, I knew that he was the right person at the right time for our offense,” said Head Coach Rex Ryan. “I’ve admired his work as a competitor...

Jets officially name Sparano offensive coordinator

Just 12 hours after Brian Schottenheimer “resigned” from the Jets as offensive coordinator, New York just happens to have another guy ready to take the job. The team announced that Dolphins offensive coordinator Tony Sparano is officially the team’s new offensive coordinator. This was first reported by ESPN’s Chris Mortensen Tuesday night. It remains to…

Brian Schottenheimer out as Jets OC, Tony Sparano in

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Schottenheimer won't return to Jets (AP)

Brian Schottenheimer has told the New York Jets that he will not return next season after six years as the team's offensive coordinator. In a statement released by the team Tuesday night, Schottenheimer says he made the decision "after much thought and consideration." Schottenheimer, the son of former NFL coach Marty Schottenheimer, has been highly criticized for the Jets'...

Sparano gives Jets best Schott 

The Jets continued their overhaul of the offensive coaching staff on Wednesday by confirming that former Dolphins head coach Tony Sparano will replace Brian Schottenheimer as the new offensive coordinator.

Jets Won’t Retain WR Coach Henry Ellard or OLB Coach Jeff Weeks

While Brian Schottenheimer was the big name coach to be let go, the Jets have let go of some position coaches as well, per Brian Costello of the NY Post. Assistant head coach/offensive line coach Bill Callahan left the Jets to become the offensive line coach with the Cowboys, according to a source. Wide receivers coach Henry Ellard and outside linebackers coach Jeff Weeks were not...

New Jets' offensive coordinator Tony Sparano: 'I like playing a physical style of offense'

Tony Sparano didn’t promise a radical facelift to the Jets’ offensive system, but he made it clear that Gang Green will have a clear offensive identity in 2012. The Jets’ new offensive coordinator’s blueprint will be much less complex than Brian Schottenheimer’s system with an emphasis on the ...
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