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Report: Jets will not have Geno Smith on short leash

The New York Jets have named Geno Smith their starting quarterback for Week 7, and there is some belief that the fourth-year pro will not get many chances to mess up before the team turns back to Ryan Fitzpatrick or gives Bryce Petty a shot. However, Smith reportedly will not be on a short leash. According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network, the Jets are planning to give Smith a fair...
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Todd Bowles on Geno Smith: Teammates ‘don’t hate’ him

To say that New York Jets head coach Todd Bowles gave a less than ringing endorsement of new starting quarterback Geno Smith would be something of an understatement. Smith of course has been inserted as the starter of the Jets’ Week 7 match-up with the Baltimore Ravens in lieu of the profoundly struggling Ryan Fitzpatrick, who is well-liked among his teammates. When Bowles addressed...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Jets to name Geno Smith starting QB for Week 7

The New York Jets have apparently seen enough of Ryan Fitzpatrick for the time being, as Geno Smith is expected to be named the starting quarterback for Week 7 against the Baltimore Ravens. ESPN’s Adam Schefter was the first to report the news: Jets plan to name Geno Smith their new starting QB today, per league sources. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter...
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Bowles not happy with Geno Smith’s pregame comments

New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith admitted before Monday night’s game that he is anxiously waiting for a shot given how poorly Ryan Fitzpatrick has played, and head coach Todd Bowles was not pleased about it. While Smith didn’t come out and say he believes he should get a chance to start over Fitzpatrick, he did tell ESPN’s Lisa Salters that he is “getting antsy.” Bowles...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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With Jets struggling, Geno Smith is getting ‘antsy’

There’s no way around it. The New York Jets are not living up to expectations this season. They’ve won a grand total of one game on the season and are pretty much already out of the AFC Playoff race. There’s a lot of reasons for these struggles, but the finger has firmly been pointed in the direction of starting quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick. The veteran has thrown 10 interceptions...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Geno Smith says he's 'way too talented' to be a backup

Geno Smith may be sitting at No. 2 on the New York Jets’ depth chart behind Ryan Fitzpatrick but insisted this week he’s “way too talented” to be a backup. Smith believes one day he will again be a starter in the NFL. “It’s going to come,” Smith told Bleacher Report. “I’m way too talented.” Smith of course was the de facto Jets starting quarterback as the team...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Geno Smith deletes Instagram post possibly critical of Jets

Geno Smith had a front-row seat to Ryan Fitzpatrick’s disastrous six-interception performance during the New York Jets’ 24-3 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs last Sunday. The Jets backup quarterback then appeared to take a shot at the team’s starter with a seemingly sardonic post to Instagram that has since been deleted. Smith took to the social media site Wednesday and posted...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Jets fielding calls for Geno Smith

Geno Smith, as shocking as this may sound, actually could be a trade target for some quarterback-needy NFL teams in the near future. Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reports there has already been “soft interest” around the league in Smith. “Smith is viewed in a much more favorable light around the league than he is by the green-and-white diehards, who seem hell...
Via Sportsnaut
August 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Geno Smith booed in preseason game before taking snap

You know how we know New York Jets fans have officially turned on Geno Smith? Because they’re booing the guy before he even has a chance to do anything wrong. During Saturday’s preseason game against the New York Giants, Jets fans showered Smith in boos before he took a snap. As Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News notes, Smith came into the game with 2:28 left in the first...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 29, 2016  |  Discuss

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