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New York Jets start over, hire new general manager and head coach

Rich Cimini, ESPN:The New York Jets ended their 15-day search for a general manager Tuesday, hiring Houston Texans director of college scouting Mike Maccagnan -- a protégé of Jets consultant Charley Casserly.Maccagnan, 47, will be the Jets' third GM in the past four years, replacing John Idzik, who was fired after only two seasons. Maccagnan represents the start of a new era for...
Via Patriots Life
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Jets schedule second interview with GM candidate Maccagnan

NEW YORK -- The New York Jets have scheduled a second interview with Houston director of college scouting Mike Maccagnan, who appears to be a front-runner for the team's general manager vacancy. Maccagnan first met with owner Woody Johnson and consultants Charley Casserly and Ron Wolf on Monday. So far, he's the only GM candidate to receive a second meeting with the team. New York...
Via AP on Fox
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans exec Mike Maccagnan interviews for Jets' GM job

  The New York Jets have interviewed Mike Maccagnan, Houston's director of college scouting, for the team's general manager position. Owner Woody Johnson and consultants Ron Wolf and Charley Casserly met with Maccagnan on Monday as they look to replace John Idzik, who was fired last Monday after two seasons. Two other candidates - Kansas City director of player personnel Chris Ballard...
Via AP on Fox
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles exec Rick Mueller interviews with Jets for GM job

  The New York Jets are keeping busy in their searches for a general manager and a head coach. Owner Woody Johnson and consultants Ron Wolf and Charley Casserly spoke with Philadelphia director of pro personnel Rick Mueller on Sunday as the team looks to replace general manager John Idzik, who was fired last Monday along with coach Rex Ryan. The Jets also will interview Houston...
Via AP on Fox
25 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Jets Head Coach/General Manager Update

The New York Jets have worked through their first wave of interviews for their Head Coach and General Manager vacancy.  Woody Johnson, Charley Casserly and Ron Wolf are leading the search with Neil Glat also present in interviews to represent the business aspect of the organization. However, Casserly and Wolf are the individuals who will drive the ultimate decision.  As of now...
Via Turn On The Jets
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Charley Casserly Already Contacting Candidates For Jets HC & GM Jobs

Dom Cosentino of reports that Charley Casserly, whom the Jets have hired as a consultant to help with their coaching search, has already begun the process of contacting prospective replacements for head coach Rex Ryan and general manager John Idzik. According to Cosentino, the Jets have yet to inform Ryan that he’ll be fired, but that hasn’t stopped him from already...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
December 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Casserly: Manziel “by far the most overrated player in the draft”

According to NFL Network analysts Charlie Casserly, Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel is the most overrated player in this year’s draft (Credit: AP Photo/Eric Gay) Since winning the Heisman Trophy in 2012, Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel has had his share of critics. After declaring for the 2014 NFL Draft, Manziel has been reported to be drafted anywhere from number...
Via Down and Distance
May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Charley Casserly: Johnny Manziel “By Far Most Overrated Player In Draft”

Charley Casserly went through the draft process as a GM for 18 years, so you’d expect him to have a keen eye for talent.  During a recent mock draft for, the ex GM says he expects Johnny Manziel to fall completely out of the first round.  Despite many draft pundits and experts projecting Manziel in the top 10, Casserly believes the former Heisman winner is “by far...
Via Thacover2
May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins trade top draft pick for ‘poster-child for disgruntled defensive tackles’, Charley Casserly responsible.

Draft busts for the Redskins can be hard to pinpoint. Aside from Heath Shuler, very few players have proven their value to be so substantially below what was advertised. For many years the Redskins drafted players into the role of protege in order that they eventually be the successors of a proven and established regime. During leaner times draft picks were brought onto an organization...
Via cover32 - Redskins
March 27, 2014  |  Discuss

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