NY Jets: Matt Forte Finds Gailey Odd

In 2016 many Jets fans thought Matt Forte was brought in to be the pass catching back. Having eclipsed the dreaded 30 year old mark for running backs it seemed likely Forte's running would be a bit limited. The best use of the backs seemed to be to give backfield mate Bilal Powell a good share of the running touches, while using Forte's outstanding pass catching skills out of the...
Via Gang Green Nation
3 days ago

Matt Forte criticizes Chan Gailey's 'odd' handling of Jets' backfield

Candid stuff. FLORHAM PARK -- Jets running back Matt Forte is no fan of how now-retired offensive coordinator Chan Gailey handled the team's backfield rotation last season.  Forte on Tuesday criticized Gailey's "odd, to say the least" approach -- and said new coordinator John Morton "will have a better grasp of how we will fit in the offense...
4 days ago

QUIZ: Name every head coach in the history of the Dallas Cowboys

Dating back to their founding in 1960, the Dallas Cowboys have had only eight coaches in NFL franchise history. This list includes two Hall of Fame coaches, and three Super Bowl winners. The current coach appears to be off the hot seat after leading the team to the playoffs in 2017 with the best record in the NFC. How many of the leaders of the Cowboys can you name?Clue: Years Active
January 25, 2017  |  Discuss

Geno Smith receives vote of confidence from Chan Gailey

Geno Smith currently stands as the presumptive starting quarterback for the New York Jets, mostly as a result of the contract impasse hampering the team from bringing back last year’s starter, Ryan Fitzpatrick. Despite Smith’s spotty track record in the NFL on the field — not to mention some unfortunate incidents off of it — Jets offensive coordinator Chan Gailey offered...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
May 17, 2016  |  Discuss

QUIZ: Name the eight head coaches in Dallas Cowboys history

The Dallas Cowboys have only had eight head coaches in the history of their NFL franchise. Can you name them all?
January 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Gailey has Jets' offense humming after 2 seasons out of NFL

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) Chan Gailey spent the past two years at home in the hills of Georgia, about as far from an NFL sideline as he could be. He spent nearly 40 years coaching at different levels - but was ready to move on. After being fired as head coach of the Buffalo Bills after the 2012 season, Gailey called it a career. ''I completely thought I would not coach again,'...
Via Associated Press
December 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Chan Gailey: No QB competition for the Jets, Smith is the starter

By Andrea Hangst It was expected that the New York Jets would have an open and spirited quarterback competition in training camp this year between Geno Smith and Ryan Fitzpatrick. But Jets offensive coordinator Chan Gailey shot that idea down quickly on Wednesday by proclaiming Smith the starter for 2015. Gailey, via Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News, said, “Right now,...
Via Sportsnaut
May 20, 2015  |  Discuss

TOJ Film Room – Chan Gailey’s, Offense Part 1

The New York Jets have officially announced Chan Gailey as the team’s next Offensive Coordinator. This may seem like a strange hire. Gailey hasn’t coached since 2012 and his Head Coaching stints were nothing, if not underwhelming.  Even so, many around the league consider Gailey to be a strong offensive mind. TOJ’s Dalbin Osorio took a look at Gailey’s career here. Today...
Via Turn On The Jets
January 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Chan Gailey to be Jets' offensive coordinator

  Chan Gailey is returning to the NFL to run the New York Jets' offense. The former Dallas and Buffalo head coach will be the Jets' offensive coordinator under new coach Todd Bowles, according to a person with knowledge of the situation. Gailey was out of football the last two seasons after being fired as the Bills' coach after the 2012 season. But Bowles, who was hired by the Jets...
Via Associated Press
January 15, 2015  |  Discuss

For better or worse: Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets

After looking like a genius with Chan Gailey’s players, Paul Johnson has settled into an average tenure with the Jackets. Over the last four years the Jackets have never won less than six games and they’ve never won more than eight. They consistently finish 4-4 or 5-3 in the conference. Will the Jackets be better or worse than they were last season? First let’s take a look...
Via College Football Zealots
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

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