New York Jets Skill Position Overview

The New York Jets have had an active offseason on the offensive side of the football. Yes, adding two wide receivers, a right tackle, a quarterback and a running back is active. However, there has been a predominantly negative narrative about the current construction of their offense. It is a unit that isn’t a finished product (ATTN 12 draft picks, training camp cuts and summer...
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New York Jets offense officially unrecognizable with Johnson

Who says the New York Jets didn’t make any notable signings this offseason? Wednesday’s signing of former Titans running back Chris Johnson completes a flurry of the Jets’ free agency signings that included Eric Decker, Michael Vick and Jacoby Ford. And suddenly, an offense that scored 18.1 points per game (29th in the league) and 318.1 yards per game (25th in the league) has...
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New York Jets land RB Chris Johnson

The New York Jets and running back Chris Johnson have agreed to terms on a two-year contract, reports ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Former Titans RB Chris Johnson is signing his two-year deal with the NY Jets today. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 16, 2014 Johnson visited the Jets on Tuesday and spent several hours at their facility.  The three-time Pro Bowler was cut by the...
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The cover32 2014 mock NFL Draft is up and the New York Jets’ pick is in

The New York Jets need still need help on offense, and it seems like that’s exactly what they’ll get in the first edition of cover32′s 2014 NFL mock draft. With the 18th selection of the 2014 mock, the Jets select: 18. NEW YORK JETS Odell Beckham, Jr. (WR | LSU) – The Jets continue to revamp their offense, adding another weapon for Geno Smith to have at his disposal...
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NCB Instagram Girl of the Week (Week of 4.14)

Name:  Jesse James Decker Instagram: @jessiejamesdecker Who is she? Country Pop singer/songwriter and wife to NY Jets WR Eric Decker (Visited 1 times, 1 visits today) The post NCB Instagram Girl of the Week (Week of 4.14) appeared first on No Coast Bias |.
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New York Jets | Best & Worst Case Scenario for Round 1 of the NFL Draft

The Jets are another team I have zero’d in on 1 position in round 1. At 18 they should be in a spot to get a top receiver, possibly one of the top 3 guys. Even with the big signing of Eric Decker they still need serious help at the position and it wouldn’t be overly surprising to see them hit up wide receiver a few times in the first 5 rounds. Any receiver (unless they pull a...
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Jets’ patience “wearing thin” with receiver Stephen Hill

The New York Jets drafted wide receiver Stephen Hill with the 43rd overall pick in the 2012 NFL Draft with big hopes that he would turn into a playmaker. Unfortunately after his first three NFL seasons, he has shown nothing of that potential and has left the Jets very frustrated with his lack of production. According to reports coming out of New York, the Jets’ patience is “wearing...
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New York Jets – Where Eric Decker Will Help

It is not a mystery that the New York Jets struggled at the wide receiver position in 2013. Their problems in the passing game were a unit wide failure. Geno Smith was inconsistent and inaccurate. The offensive line struggled in pass protection and had ugly growing pains from Brian Winters. At tight end, they received mediocre overall play. However, the play of the receivers seemed...
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New York Jets: In Spite of the Quarterback

The consensus opinion among New York Jets fans heading into this offseason was the number one priority should be retooling their long-neglected offense by putting legitimate “weapons” around their young quarterback Geno Smith. John Idzik made some strides or something in between baby steps and strides towards that end by bringing in the long and athletic Eric Decker, who may...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Jets Reportedly “Really Like” The Idea Of Adding RB Chris Johnson To Their Backfield

  Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reports that the Jets ”really like” the idea of adding free agent RB Chris Johnson to their backfield and pairing him with Chris Ivory. According to Mehta, the Jets do not have any concerns about Johnson’s work ethic, which was reported to be an issue in Tennessee. However, Mehta adds that Johnson’s asking price would have to...
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Mark Brunell: Eric Decker was a product of Peyton Manning

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; ESPN NFL analyst believes Emmanuel Sanders is an upgrade over Eric Decker in for the Denver Broncos. ESPN analyst (and former Jet) Mark Brunell on new Jets WR Eric Decker: "He is a product of Peyton Manning. Without a doubt." #nyj — Manish Mehta (@MMehtaNYDN) April 7, 2014 Brunell...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Jets Early Offseason Review: Joe Caporoso & Dom Cosentino

Contrary to what some people may think, we actually like and get along with a handful of New York Jets beat writers. One of those writers is Dom Cosentino of and formerly of Deadspin. We recently sat down with him to discuss the Jets early decisions this offseason and the general reaction to it. Part 1 is going to be published here and part 2 will be published over at
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

TOJ Roundtable – New York Jets Roster Building Edition

The Turn On The Jets Roundtable is back to debate issues surrounding the New York Jets. Make sure to give all of the writers a follow on Twitter and if there is a question you want to see us debate, leave it in the comment section! What did you think of the New York Jets approach to free agency in March and what transactions, if any, do you expect in April? Joe Caporoso - The...
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Eric Decker paid $25,000 and a steak dinner for the #87 jersey

AP Image When he was with the Denver Broncos, Eric Decker wor the number 87 jersey.  Now that he was moved on from the Broncos and is now a member of the New York Jets, he wants to continue wearing the number.  unfortunately, the number is already occupied by Jets tight end Jeff Cumberland. Eric Decker negotiated w/Jeff Cumberland to get his No. 87 back. I’m told the price was...
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New York Jets sign WR Jacoby Ford

The New York Jets added Jacoby Ford to their wide receiver corps on Tuesday. RT to welcome our new WR @JacobyFord12 to the Green & White- — New York Jets (@nyjets) April 1, 2014 The former Oakland Raider has 57 career catches for 848 yards and three touchdowns, including 13 catches for 99 yards last season. Selected by the...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Eric Decker pays up to get No. 87 jersey with Jets

getty images Eric Decker landed a big free agent pay day with the New York Jets, but wanting to have the No. 87 will cost him some cash. According to the New York Daily News, Decker agreed to pay new teammate Jeff Cumberland $25,000 and pick up the tab for a steak dinner to get his No. 87 jersey. Cumerland wore the No. 87 last season after previously wearing No. 86 for his first...
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Eric Decker gave Jeff Cumberland $25K and a steak dinner for the number 87

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; New Jets wide receiver Eric Decker was able to get his number while tight end Jeff Cumberland received some extra cash and a nice steak dinner. Eric Decker negotiated w/Jeff Cumberland to get his No. 87 back. I'm told the price was $25K & steak dinner. JC is a smart business man ...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Eric Decker shelled out $25K (and a steak dinner) to land No. 87 Jets jersey

When Eric Decker signed his 5-year, $26.25 million deal with the New York Jets a few weeks ago, one aspect of moving to his new team nagged at him: Someone on the roster already was wearing his No. 87 jersey. Jeff Cumberland, who signed a three-year deal in the offseason to stay with the Jets, […] The post Eric Decker shelled out $25K (and a steak dinner) to land No. 87 Jets jersey...
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Eric Decker pays Jeff Cumberland $25,000 for No. 87 jersey

When Eric Decker signed with the New York Jets, one of the questions fans wanted answered was what jersey number he’d wear since the number he wore while with the Broncos was already in use. Tight end Jeff Cumberland was already wearing the No. 87 jersey for the Jets and he wasn’t about to give it up to Decker for nothing. As a result, Decker is treating Cumberland to a steak...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Eric Decker reportedly paid big to get No. 87 with Jets

A few weeks ago new, New York Jets wide receiver Eric Decker joked that he and Jeff Cumberland would have to negotiate over the jersey number or he’d have to find both a new home and new number. Well today the New York Daily News learned that the two reached an agreement and luckily for Decker he’ll only have to pick a new home. The jersey didn’t come cheap either as Cumberland...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Eric Decker got No. 87 from Jeff Cumberland for $25K and a steak dinner

It looks like Eric Decker will be keeping his No. 87 jersey with the New York Jets, but his lucky number did not come cheap. Jets tight end Jeff Cumberland has worn No. 87 in New York the last several years, and the 26-year-old knew better than to just hand it over. He reportedly made […]
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Eric Decker Paid Jeff Cumberland $27K & Steak Dinner For No. 87

Eric Decker is a rich man now so he can afford this. Decker of course signed a five year, $36 million with the Jets and wanted to continue wearing the No. 87 jersey.  Jets tight end Jeff Cumberland wore the number until both men came to an agreement over dinner. Eric Decker negotiated w/Jeff Cumberland to get his No. 87 back. I'm told the price was $25K & steak dinner. JC...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Jets expected to pursue Chris Johnson when released

The Tennessee Titans are reportedly expected to release former superstar running back Chris Johnson unless they are able to trade him in the next few weeks. According to new reports, the New York Jets are expected to pursue Johnson assuming the Titans do indeed proceed in releasing him. Johnson has been very adamant this season that he still has enough left in the tank to be a workhorse...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Jets Mock Draft 3.0

Round 1: Brandin Cooks – WR/Oregon St.  courtesy: The home run threat the Jets have been looking for. Even after the New York Jets signed wide receiver Eric Decker earlier this offseason the Jets still desperately need play makers at the receiver position. To complement the big bodied possession receiver in Decker, Cooks would be an excellent yin to Decker...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Jets meeting with Mike Evans

The New York Jets are starting to make changes that ensure this will be a huge make or break season for those in charge. Rex Ryan is set up to win his way into a bigger contract, but he’s also in a position where another losing season likely won’t be tolerated. Because of this, the team has added Eric Decker as a receiving threat and signed Michael Vick as a potential starter...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

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