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Geno Smith Asks Why the Jets Can’t Make the Super Bowl

New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith might be coming off a pretty bad rookie campaign, but it hasn’t stopped him from setting sky-high expectations in 2014. The young signal caller, who will likely earn the starting job over veteran Michael Vick, seems to think the Jets have a legitimate shot at the Super Bowl.  At his camp, #Jets QB @GenoSmith7 told @nflnetwork “I feel good...
Via Sportsnaut
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Johnson Says He’d Beat Jets Teammate Michael Vick In A Foot Race

Prior to the 2013 season, Philadelphia Eagles teammates badgered aging quarterback Michael Vick into a race with running back LeSean McCoy. Vick beat McCoy by five yards, proving once again that he hasn’t lost much speed. Now that Vick has signed with the New York Jets, another one of the NFL’s fastest running backs, Chris Johnson, thinks he could defeat the 34-year-old in...
Via NESN.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Jets: Chris Johnson says He’d Beat Mike Vick in a Race

Despite being a quarterback, Michael Vick is one of the fastest players in the entire NFL. Prior to the start of last season, former Eagle teammate LeSean McCoy challenged Vick to a foot race, but left with his head between his legs as Vick claimed the victory. Now, another teammate, and running back, thinks he can beat Vick in a foot race. That player is New York Jets running back...
Via Standing O Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

The Mold – The Dual Threat Quarterback; Thanks Michael Vick

The Year? 2000, The Place? The Superdome, New Orleans Louisiana , The Event? The BCS National College Football Championship, The Teams? The  # 1 ranked Florida State Seminoles vs the # 2 ranked Virginia Tech Hokies. Ask any “REAL” College football fan what they remember most about that game 90% of them will mention one […] The post The Mold – The Dual Threat Quarterback...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Johnson thinks he can beat Michael Vick in a race

Photos: AP The biggest aspect to new Jets RB Chris Johnson’s game is undoubtedly his speed. Though you can argue Johnson may have lost a step from his heyday with the Tennessee Titans, Johnson could still put on the after burners. The Jets have recently employed another player famous for his speed in QB Michael Vick. Who would win a race the between the two? Not even a question...
Via New York Sports-Kings
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Joe Namath on Geno Smith: ‘I don’t see anything outstanding’

Credit: Mark Humphrey/ABC Geno Smith will be competing with Michael Vick for the New York Jets starting QB position. One former Jet Hall of Famer already thinks Vick will win the job, and you can probably count Joe Namath in as well. Speaking on WFAN radio, Namath definitely does not seem impressed with Smith’s skills on the football field: “I can’t evaluate Geno other than...
Via New York Sports-Kings
9 days ago  |  Discuss

MIchael Vick Pranked

New York Jets back-up QB Mike Vick was pranked by Nephew Tommy of the Steve Harvey Morning Show in NY. TMZ ripped the audio of a 'caller' asking about bringing Fluffy, his poodle, to games.Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames. Michael Vick -- Hit With Dog-Fighting Joke ... During Radio 'Prank' - Watch More Celebrity Videos or SubscribeWell conceived...
Via Bob's Blitz
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Joe Namath disses Geno Smith, says he's 'pretty good,' not great

Second-year Jets QB Geno Smith just hasn’t impressed former New York Jets quarterback and Super Bowl champ Joe Namath. Namath, who played for the Jets from 1965 to 1976, calls Smith “pretty good,” but not great.
Via IMAGE CPR SPORTS
9 days ago  |  Discuss

LISTEN: Michael Vick pranked on radio; asked about poodle fighting ring

Michael Vick thought he was calling into a radio show to conduct an interview, but was he ever taken by surprise. The current Jets quarterback formerly of the Philadelphia Eagles, was set up by his former teammate Jason Peters who set up multiple fake guest phone calls from listeners to ask Vick questions. Among those […]
Via Full Scale Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Radio Show Pranks Mike Vick, Asked About Poodle-Fighting Ring (Video)

Some people can be so hilariously cruel. Michael Vick was the victim of such a prank by his former teammate and good friend, Eagles offensive lineman Jason Peters.  Vick thought he was calling into a sport-talk radio show on Monday morning. Peters had Nephew Tommy from the “Steve Harvey Morning Show” asked him a series of awkward and silly questions, including one about...
Via Thacover2
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Radio Show Pranks Mike Vick, Asked About Poodle-Fighting Ring (Video)

Some people can be so hilariously cruel. Michael Vick was the victim of such a prank by his former teammate and good friend, Eagles offensive lineman Jason Peters.  Vick thought he was calling into a sport-talk radio show on Monday morning. Peters had Nephew Tommy from the “Steve Harvey Morning Show” asked him a series of awkward and silly questions, including one about...
Via BlackSportsOnline
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Camp competition or not, Geno Smith faces a real challenge in 2014

Yes, Mike Vick was right when he said the Jets’ quarterback position won’t entail an open competition in 2014. But that doesn’t mean Smith will have it easy in his season NFL season. Or that Vick won’t eventually be playing. As explained by Rich Cimini of ESPNNewYork.com, other teams will be studying the bump in Smith’s performance late in his rookie year to come up...
Via Pro Sports Daily
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Phil Simms: ‘Geno Smith should start for Jets’

The New York Jets have one of the NFL’s best quarterback competitions going on right now between second-year player Geno Smith and veteran Michael Vick. They signed Vick this past offseason, and many expected that he would be the starter without a doubt. It certainly doesn’t appear that Vick has come in with the same type of skill level that many were expecting, and he could...
Via Sports-Glory
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Curtis Martin: Michael Vick will start for Jets over Geno Smith

Photo Credit: Julio Cortez/AP Even though Jets quarterback Michael Vick had all but conceded the starting job to second year man Geno Smith, people around the team organization are not sold. Rex Ryan has come out and said there will be a competition, and one all-time great Jet thinks Vick will win the job. Curtis Martin, who spent eight years of his 11 year hall of fame career with...
Via New York Sports-Kings
16 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Jets 2014: The Good, Bad and Ugly Heading Into 2014

It is early.  But it is the New York Jets we are talking about,  and there is always something to obsess about.  But surprise, this time it is not head coach Rex Ryan allegedly giving away the playbook. Maybe deep down he just really wants to be liked. Nor is it quarterback Michael Vick professing himself the dawn of the modern quarterback.  Randall Cunningham may have a little...
Via Football Nation
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Vick Comedy Explosion Tour Coming to a Town Near You

Mike Vick has been dipping into some interesting off the field ventures. The Wave Brush line and now he is putting together a comedy tour according to TMZ. Mike Vick wants to be the next King of Comedy — at least, behind the scenes — and that’s why he’s throwing his first major stand-up event, the Michael Vick Comedy Explosion … TMZ Sports has learned. The New York Jets...
Via BlackSportsOnline
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Vick: “I revolutionized the game”

Jets quarterback Michael Vick feels like he revolutionized the game of football with his athletic ability. “I was the guy who started it all,” Vick told ESPN.com. “I revolutionized the game. I changed the way it was played in the NFL.” Vick says he surpassed his own expectations. “The things I’ve done, I’ve pretty much surpassed myself and expectations — over 25,000...
Via Pro Football Zone
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Vick declares he 'revolutionized the game'

Michael Vick isn't humble about his impact on professional football. Quite the opposite, in fact. The Jets quarterback may be the backup to Geno Smith, but Vick said Friday that he paved the way for players like Smith, Robert Griffin III and Colin Kaepernick. "I was the guy who started it all," Vick told Rich Cimini​ of ESPN.com. "I revolutionized the game...
Via Pro Sports Daily
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Vick: 'I revolutionized the game'

Photo Credit: AP Nowadays, many NFL teams have transitioned from the traditional drop-back quarterbacks like Tom Brady and Peyton Manning to the mobile dual-threat quarterbacks like Cam Newton and Colin Kaepernick. That is the allure of a player like Johnny Manziel, as teams are always looking for the next guy who can lead their team with both his arm and his feet. One could argue...
Via New York Sports-Kings
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Vick: “I Revolutionized The Game”

Michael Vick is a legend to many, a man who came on the scene to play quarterback at a time when the game needed him.  There were plenty of quarterbacks before him, who were agile, athletic and elusive all in one. There was only one guy who could make All-American and NFL athletes look mortal while chasing him around the field like a video game. Vick’s 278 yard rushing performance...
Via BlackSportsOnline
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Vick: “I Revolutionized The Game”

Michael Vick is a legend to some, a man who came on the scene to play quarterback at a time when the game needed him.  There were plenty of quarterbacks before him, who were agile, athletic and elusive all in one. There was only one guy who could make All-American and NFL athletes look mortal while chasing him around the field like a video game. Vick’s 278 yard rushing performance...
Via Thacover2
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Michael Vick has been ‘laughably bad’ in practice

Starting positions in the NFL are typically not won or lost in mid-June, but that might wind up being the case with the New York Jets. The Jets want Geno Smith to earn the starting quarterback job so they can continue to develop him as a player and solidify the future of their offense. According […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Johnson: ‘I can still be a 2,000-yard back’

The New York Jets have been needing some stability at the running back position for the last few seasons, and they went out and signed former superstar running back Chris Johnson this past season. Johnson was released by the Tennessee Titans to relieve some cap space, and he is out to prove himself to the NFL. He believes that he is still capable of being a huge piece for the Jets’...
Via Sports-Glory
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Vick looking “laughably bad”

Bart Hubbuch of the New York Post says Jets quarterback Michael Vick hasn’t been looking very good during minicamp. Michael Vick has been laughably bad again today. Yikes. — Bart Hubbuch (@HubbuchNYP) June 18, 2014 Jets QB coach David Lee: "Geno is a tremendously improved player right now." — Bart Hubbuch (@HubbuchNYP) June 18, 2014 Jets QB coach David Lee: "...
Via Pro Football Zone
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Vick Has Been Laughably Bad With Jets

The Quarterback battle in New York doesn’t seem like much of a battle. Smith is expected to receive 70-75 percent of the first team snaps during training camp. Vick hasn’t helped his cause during mini-camp. Michael Vick has been laughably bad again today. Yikes. — Bart Hubbuch (@HubbuchNYP) June 18, 2014 Combine Vick’s poor play and Smith’s improvement, I would bet on...
Via BlackSportsOnline
21 days ago  |  Discuss
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