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Jets fans create website urging team to fire GM Idzik

  A few frustrated -- and creative -- New York Jets fans have created a website urging the team to fire general manager John Idzik just 24 games into his tenure. FireJohnIdzik.com is a creation of a few season ticket holders as the Jets are off to a 1-7 start that includes seven straight losses. It highlights the ''Idzik Hall of Shame,'' criticizing some of the GM's moves, such...
Via AP on Fox
October 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets fans create site urging team to fire Idzik

NEW YORK (AP) A few frustrated - and creative - New York Jets fans have created a website urging the team to fire general manager John Idzik just 24 games into his tenure. FireJohnIdzik.com is a creation of a few season ticket holders as the Jets are off to a 1-7 start that includes seven straight losses. It highlights the ''Idzik Hall of Shame,'' criticizing some of the GM's moves...
Via AP on Fox
October 31, 2014  |  Discuss

TOJ DOs & DON’Ts: New York Jets Preseason Week 3

The New York Jets square off against the New York Giants tonight in the annual “Snoopy Bowl.” Here are tonight’s DO’s and DONT’s… DO 1. DO use all of the running backs together. Last week, Bilal Powell and Chris Johnson ran hard and were effective against a very good Bengals front seven. There has been some talk that there won’t be enough carries for all the Jets running...
Via Turn On The Jets
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Goodson Can’t Afford Plane Trip from Texas to New Jersey

In a story that is getting stranger and more disturbing by the day, former New York Jets running back Mike Goodson missed his court date in Morristown, New Jersey last week because he was having “financial issues” with the flight, according to his attorney.  The following blurb comes directly from the NY Daily News.  Forgoing minicamp prompted the Jets to release him, but...
Via Sportsnaut
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

No Huddle – New York Jets Enter July Edition

TJ Rosenthal kicks off another week of New York Jets coverage at Turn On The Jets with his weekly No Huddle - Make sure to give TJ a follow on Twitter on Turn On The Jets a follow on Facebook. Rex’s Positive Energy In a Sunday Rich Cimini piece for ESPN.com former Dolphin and current Jets CB Dmitri Patterson said regarding Patterson’s new HC Rex Ryan “Rex gives off this...
Via Turn On The Jets
June 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets express concern over well-being of Mike Goodson

The New York Jets cut RB Mike Goodson this morning after he failed to report to mandatory camp yesterday. Goodson has had a lot of personal problems in his life which can end his football career. Goodson could face up to ten years in prison if convicted on a gun charge from last year. The Jets players and coaches said that they haven’t been able to get in touch with Goodson...
Via No Guts, No Glory
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Jets Cut No-Show RB Mike Goodson

The New York Jets cut troubled running back Mike Goodson for failing to report to the teams’ mandatory minicamp. Coach Rex Ryan and some teammates expressed concern for Goodson, for whom they have lost contact with and who faces up to 10 years in prison if found guilty for felony gun possession. Johnson on released RB Mike Goodson: He's "a talented player, but you're no good to...
Via Sportsnaut
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets Worried Because Mike Goodson Has Gone Missing

Earlier it was reported that the Jets had cut Mike Goodson after he failed to show up to the first day of mandatory minicamp. The team is now coming out to say that they are worried about Goodson’s well being. No one on the team has spoken to Goodson, and none of their calls have been returned. “There’s no question, it concerns me,” Ryan said, via ESPN. “I’ve tried to...
Via BlackSportsOnline
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets very concerned about recently-cut Goodson

BY NICK ST. DENISAs far as we know, no one in the New York Jets' building has heard from running back Mike Goodson in months.Goodson's absence has ultimately resulted in him being cut by the team Wednesday, but it doesn't sound like his former co-workers will be completely turning the page on his tumultuous tenure with Gang Green.They're still trying to figure out where he is."There...
Via AFC East Daily
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets Cut Mike Goodson After Missing 1st Day of Minicamp

The New York Jets appear to be playing absolutely no games this season. Troubled running back, Mike Goodson has been axed from the team, reportedly after missing the first of three mandatory mini camp sessions. Head coach, Rex Ryan, told the media on Tuesday that Goodson would be “dealt with” and sounded particularly frustrated when asked why Goodson was absent from team activities...
Via BlackSportsOnline
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets release RB Mike Goodson

The New York Jets released running back Mike Goodson on Wednesday. The Jets decided to part ways with the six-year back after he didn’t arrive to report for the mandatory full-squad training camp on Monday night or for Tuesday’s first day of the camp. “I recognize the fact that he’s not here and that situation will be dealt with,” head coach Rex Ryan said at his Tuesday...
Via Sports-Glory
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets release RB Mike Goodson

After a whirlwind off-season last year that could land him prison time, and skipping mandatory mini-camp this year, the New York Jets have released running back Mike Goodson. In May 2013, Goodson was arrested on marijuana and gun charges, and if convicted, Goodson could face up to 10 years of prison. Goodson was then suspended […]
Via Full Scale Sports
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Jets show Mike Goodson the door after he misses OTA’s

I remember when Mike Goodson was on the Raiders. The guy was great, and he showed signs of speed and hands. Well today after missing OTA’s with the New York Jets, Goodson was shown the door. @AsherMathews: Jets announce they are releasing RB Mike Goodson. I was critical of #Raiders for letting him walk in […] The post New York Jets show Mike Goodson the door after he misses OTA’s...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Your Much Anticipated Mike Goodson Update

We have released RB Mike Goodson with the designation left squad. — New York Jets (@nyjets) June 18, 2014
Via One Jet At A Time
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets Release RB Mike Goodson

  The Jets announced Wednesday that they have released RB Mike Goodson with the “left squad” designation. We have have released RB Mike Goodson with the designation left squad. — New York Jets (@nyjets) June 18, 2014 Goodson, 26, had two years remaining on his three-year, $6.9 million contract with base salaries of $1 million and $1.5 million coming his way during this...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Jets Evening Coffee: Welcome To Minicamp

The Jets were back at the Atlantic Health Training Center in Florham Park today for day one of minicamp. Let’s take a look at some of the trending topics. Welcome back everyone! (Well, almost): The only notable absence from the mandatory minicamp was running back Mike Goodson (who can and will be fined for not attending). Why is Goodson pulling a Bartolo Colon? Nobody knows and...
Via Turn On The Jets
June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

MIke Goodson skips minicamp, nearing release

getty images The Mike Goodson experiment in New York is nearing its end. On Tuesday the running back again skipped mandatory minicamp. Should Goodson skip all three days he could earn $70,000 in fines. Rehabbing a torn ACL the 27-year-old Goodson is expected to be released by the Jets whether he attended or not. Signed last March the Jets had hoped that Goodson would prove to be...
Via Tireball.com
June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Morning Cup Of Coffee: Football Is Back

Well, football is kind of back. The Jets OTA’s began Tuesday and media availability began yesterday. A majority of the team attended (the workouts are voluntary), with a few players being excused for various reasons. Let’s recap some of the “highlights” so far. The Decker connection: Although these workouts/practices are in shorts and non-contact, the star of the show has...
Via Turn On The Jets
May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Goodson Could Be The Next Jets’ RB To Be Released

  Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reports that the “expectation” is that RB Mike Goodson will not be a part of the Jets’ 53-man roster at the start of the season. The Jets waived RB Alex Green on Friday after they claimed RB Daryl Richardson off of waivers earlier in the day. Goodson, 26, still has two years remaining on his three-year, $6.9 million contract with...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
May 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Turn On The Jets 12 Pack – NFL Draft! Almost There Edition…

We just about made it! The NFL Draft is a few short days away. It is a more exciting year than usual for the New York Jets who are stocked up with 12 picks. We hope to see as many of you as possible at our Draft Party/Live Podcast/NYC Sports Bar Super Casual Hang. Let’s hop right into the GUN HILL BREWERY 12 PACK 1. Eric Ebron and Darqueze Dennard would be the best match of value...
Via Turn On The Jets
May 04, 2014  |  Discuss

No Huddle – Young Jets Growing Up Edition

TJ Rosenthal kicks off another week of New York Jets coverage at Turn On The Jets with his weekly No Huddle - Make sure to give TJ a follow on Twitter on Turn On The Jets a follow on Facebook. Johnson Will Be A Great Fit I love the signing of Chris Johnson for a lot of reasons. For starters, he still has gas left in the tank. Secondly, he sounds like a team player who likes...
Via Turn On The Jets
April 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Johnson signing probably rules an end to Mike Goodson

After a relatively conservative first month of free agency, the New York Jets made one of the best moves of the off-season, reaching agreement with former Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson on a two-year deal. Profootballtalk reports Chris Johnson’s two-year contract with the Jets has a base value of $8 million. The team took […] The post Chris Johnson signing probably...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Draft Spotlight: RB De’Anthony Thomas

(Last spotlight: TE Eric Ebron) All spotlights are players who we believe would make a good fit for the Jets, regardless of projected draft positions. Feature Image: Getty Images Meet: Explosiveness FishDuck.com De’Anthony Thomas is a three-year starter from Oregon, weighing in at about 174 lbs and measuring up at 5’9″. Thomas is perhaps the ‘flashiest’ player of the class...
Via One Jet At A Time
April 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Scouting The Draft – Running Back Ka’Deem Carey

The New York Jets are expected to have as many as 12 draft picks in May’s draft, barring any trades. With holes to fill across the board, and the Jets opting to not fill some of them through free agency, there are many prospects in play for the Jets. Arguably the two position groups that many expect to not be affected by the draft are running back and defensive line. However,...
Via Turn On The Jets
March 31, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL announces compensatory picks for 2014 draft

BY NICK ST. DENISEvery year, the NFL awards 32 compensatory draft picks depending on free agent losses and gains from the prior offseason. This year, 13 teams were the beneficiaries of said handouts.The New York Jets received four compensatory picks, tied with the Baltimore Ravens for the league most, while the New England Patriots nabbed one.The Buffalo Bills and Miami Dolphins...
Via AFC East Daily
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss
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