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Too Many New York Jets Draft Rumors: Trading into Top 10?’s Ian Rapoport reported two things about the New York Jets last night, but they sounded funny together in the same sentence. Rapoport tweeted the following: “Mentioned earlier the #Jets are looking to trade up. Their target is the Top 10, and I’m told they are very hot on #LSU WR Odell Beckham.” If you follow me on Twitter @Adam_Zielonka, you know I was very skeptical...
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Johnson released – why the New York Jets should sign him

He refused to take a pay cut. His relationship with the Tennessee Titans seemed irreparable. Finally, Chris Johnson was released Friday. After a week of discussion about DeSean Jackson’s release (for an entirely different reason) and about whether the Jets ought to try to sign him, another new offensive weapon hits free agency and becomes the biggest name, the only name to talk...
April 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Dan’s Week 6 Fantasy Matchups: Jets RB Bilal Powell a Solid Starter

  Here are my list of players that have more than favorable fantasy match-ups and should be starting on your fantasy team week 6.   Tampa Bay WR Mike Williams vs Eagles secondary Williams turned out to be one of rookie QB Mike Glennon’s more reliable targets in the intermediate against the stubborn Arizona Defense […]
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October 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Bilal Powell among NFL fringe starters worth a look this week

Bilal Powell is making a name for himself this NFL season. Chris Ivory can’t seem to stay healthy and is OUT for this week’s matchup against the Titans, so the Jets will ride Powell in Nashville. Powell set career bests last week versus the Bills with 27 carries and 149 yards rushing on the day showing a nice combination of power and elusiveness. His 226 yards through three games...
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September 29, 2013  |  Discuss

New York Jets travel to Tennessee to take on the Titans

The New York Jets will travel to Tennessee this week to take on the 2-1 Titans in a very crucial game for both teams. Geno Smith and the Jets offense will try an duplicate their performance from last week. Geno Smith and the Jets offense will try and repeat a similar performance from last week, where they had numerous explosive plays against the Buffalo Bills. The Jets had a total...
September 27, 2013  |  Discuss

New York Jets silencing critics so far this season

The New York Jets have shocked many people around the NFL with their 2-1 start this season. Geno Smith is doing everything he can to gain the respect of his teammates Many people had the Jets down and out before the season even started. People predicted the Jets would end up being the worst team in the league when the regular season came to its completion. However, the New York Jets...
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Bilal Powell Named Starting Running Back for The New York Jets

Bilial Powell has been named the starting running back for the New York Jets. Powell has played in 16 games for the Jets over the past two seasons rushing for 458 yards and four touchdowns. The announcement comes as bit of a surprise after the Jets brought in free agent Chris Ivory from New Orleans and veteran Mike Goodson from Oakland. When Rex Ryan was asked about the decision...
Via NFL Injury Report
September 05, 2013  |  Discuss

The New York Jets Name Bilal Powell Their Starting Running Back

Former Louisville running back Bilal Powell is entering his third season in the National Football League with the New York Jets.  Powell played in just two games as a rookie in 2011 and had an increased role during his second season in the league, playing in 14 games, averaging 30 yards per contest. In year three, Powell is expected to have a breakout season. Jets head coach Rex...
Via The Cardinal Connect
August 26, 2013  |  Discuss

New York Jets – What Is Bilal Powell’s Value?

Despite being the New York Jets best running back down the stretch last season, Bilal Powell is frequently the forgotten man when it comes to discussing the running back position in 2013. He isn’t a flashy player and is never going to turn heads with his natural ability but there will be a role for Powell on the 2013 Jets because of his steadiness and versatility. Last summer...
Via Turn On The Jets
July 01, 2013  |  Discuss

New York Jets Training Camp: Bilal Powell Turning Heads

It was a disappointing rookie season in 2011 for New York Jets running back Bilal Powell. As a fourth round selection, there was a hope he could make some type of impact or impression when given the opportunity. In the pre-season he failed to impress with 28 carries for 62 yards, burying himself on the depth chart behind Shonn Greene, LaDainian Tomlinson and Joe McKnight. About...
Via Turn On The Jets
July 30, 2012  |  Discuss
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