Found January 19, 2012 on The Jets Blog:
Rich Cimini has been going through positional analyses of the Jets this week, and his latest was on the wide receivers.  Here’s a few nuggets from his article on the WRs, as well as some quick reactions of mine. One opposing scout said Holmes lack his usual explosiveness. In fact, he had only eight receptions of 20+ yards and he averaged only 3.8 YAC. The Jets paid him like a franchise receiver ($9 million per year), but he was anything but — although he was victimized by a lack of creativity in the passing game. How many slants can one team run? That slant absolutely killed teams in 2010.  Santonio ran that slant because it is the route that best fits his Sanchez’s strengths at their respective position.  Santonio would burn his coverage, and once he caught the ball, it was off to the races.  While Safety help might not be effective with quick slant routes, having the safety help over the top does minimize the YAC, and frees the corner to play the receiver much more physically at t...

Top 10 reasons why Santonio Holmes is staying in New York

According to Jets' owner Woody Johnson, Quitter / WR Holmes will be back for the 2012 season. As always, FTT has the inside reasons behind a questionable decision. *Beyond the obvious point that they agree with him about the QB...)10) As always in this town, it's more about the back page tabloids than actual football9) The other WRs are actually worse than a guy giving no...

WR Santonio Holmes expected to return to the New York Jets in ’12

The offseason has been a trainwreck for the New York Jets this offseason with named and unnamed sources commenting on the state of the locker room this past regular season. One thing appears to be a constant in 2012, WR Santonio Holmes will return. Holmes signed a contract with the New York Jets and he is unlikely to be moved to another team, especially with the guaranteed...

Jets owner backs Sanchez, doesn't rule out Manning

New York Jets owner Woody Johnson says quarterback Mark Sanchez ''is our guy,'' but also wouldn't rule out the possibility of pursuing a veteran such as Peyton Manning if the Indianapolis Colts star became available. Meeting with beat writers for the first time since the Jets failed to make the playoffs, Johnson says in a 30-minute far-ranging interview Thursday...

LT says the Jets have "EAST COAST VS. WEST COAST Beef"

LaDainian Tomlinson sounded off on the rift between Santonio Holmes and Mark Sanchez on Showtime's "Inside the NFL," on Wednesday night. LT said that Sanchez (who is from California) and Holmes (who is from Florida) caused the biggest locker room rift he's ever seen. He also said Jets players called the feud the "East Coast vs. West Coast beef" "I...

Jets Owner Says Holmes Will be Back, Doesn’t Rule Out Manning

New York Jets owner Woody Johnson made it clear today that wide receiver Santonio Holmes will be back for the 2012 season,  despite the chaos he caused in the Jets locker room this season. Johnson said that he doesn’t regret paying Holmes a five year,  $45 million dollar contract this past offseason,  because he “may be one of the best players we have ever had here.” ...

The Absurdly Premature Offseason Priorities 1/18

With the Jets now looking towards 2012, so are we.  As we think about the needs the Jets have to fill before getting to training camp, we wanted to hear your thoughts on the most critical positions that the team needs to address with potential starters this offseason.  Of course this list will fluctuate as the team cuts, extends or signs players, so we’ll try and update it regularly...

Jets Still Grounded in Dysfunction Junction

There isn't much you can credit the Jets with achieving this season, but give them credit for finding a way to remain in the headlines even while the Giants are on the doorstep of the Super Bowl. Those headlines might not be positive and they might make you wish everyone associated with the Jets was struck with a case of spontaneous paralysis of the vocal cords, but they say...

Jets owner: Sanchez 'our guy,' but won't rule out vet like Manning

New York Jets owner Woody Johnson says quarterback Mark Sanchez 'is our guy,' but also wouldn't rule out the possibility of pursuing a veteran such as Peyton Manning if the Indianapolis Colts star became available.

Tomlinson says Jets' turmoil was worst he's seen

NEW YORK (AP) -- LaDainian Tomlinson says the tension between New York Jets players that fractured the locker room this season was "as bad as I've ever been around, honestly."

Jets owner says WR Holmes will be back next season

Those were the words Jets owner Woody Johnson used Thursday in discussing the seemingly fractured relationship between WR Santonio Holmes and QB Mark Sanchez, both of whom he expects to be back with the team next season.

Todd Haley unlikely to join Jets

We heard the rumors and were waiting for it become reality; Tony Sparano and Todd Haley were joining forces to coach an offense … [visit site to read more] Todd Haley unlikely to join Jets - The Jet Press - The Jet Press - A New York Jets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
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