September 11th, 2001 – My Story

Connor Rogers

“I heard we’re not going out for recess today”

“Why?”

“Something about construction outside”

I could see the basketball courts from my fourth grade classroom where we would play pickup ball every single day during recess. It was the nicest New York day you could ever imagine. Sunny, no clouds, not overwhelmingly hot – just perfect.

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Noah Spence Takes #1 Spot On 2016 TOJ Big Board

Connor Rogers with an updated 2016 NFL Draft Big Board, with pass rusher Noah Spence in the top spot

Our lead NFL draft analyst Connor Rogers has rounded out his top 32 for the 2016 NFL Draft. A surprise name headlines the list, let’s take a look… Continue reading “Noah Spence Takes #1 Spot On 2016 TOJ Big Board”

Inside The Green Room – Recapping Senior Bowl Week

Connor Rogers recaps everything you need to know about Senior Bowl week

Our lead NFL Draft analyst Connor Rogers was on site in Mobile, Alabama for Senior Bowl week. With head coach Todd Bowles and general manager Mike Maccagnan on hand as well, it is safe to assume the Jets may add some talent from the biggest college all-star game. 

Who stood out in practice? What players might fit the Jets? Let’s take a look… Continue reading “Inside The Green Room – Recapping Senior Bowl Week”

NFL Draft: Recapping Day One of Senior Bowl Week

Connor Rogers recaps day one of the Senior Bowl, live from Alabama

2016 Senior Bowl week is underway in Mobile, Alabama and our lead draft analyst Connor Rogers is on site to cover the event. Let’s break down what his takeaways are from the first day of practices…
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New York Jets – Seven Round Mock Draft 1.0

Connor Rogers with his first seven round mock draft for the New York Jets in 2016

It’s that time of the year, one of my favorite annual traditions: a seven round mock draft for the New York Jets…

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Inside The Green Room – Move The Chains Edition

Connor Rogers reviews offensive prospects the New York Jets could target early in the NFL Draft, in this week’s edition of Inside The Green Room

With the offseason in full swing, it’s time look ahead to free agency and the NFL Draft. I’ve outlined three defensive prospects that fit the Jets here, so it’s time to look at how the offense can improve under Todd Bowles and Chan Gailey in year two… Continue reading “Inside The Green Room – Move The Chains Edition”

Inside The Green Room – Where Do The Jets Go From Here?

Connor Rogers tries to figure out where the New York Jets go from here, in today’s “Inside The Green Room”

The Jets missed the playoffs in a year where they won 10 games, their QB threw 31 touchdowns, the starting wide receiver duo combined for 26 touchdown catches, and the defense finished as a top 5 unit.

It one hundred percent sucks and somehow puts a damper on what was a relatively wonderful start to Todd Bowles head coaching career, but not all is lost. The team has a foundation to build on, even with a 33 year old journeyman at quarterback. So what now? Let’s not waste any time… Continue reading “Inside The Green Room – Where Do The Jets Go From Here?”

Inside The Green Room – Bowl Season Edition

Connor Rogers prep you for the 2016 NFL Draft with prospects to watch in the Fiesta Bowl, his top five quarterbacks and more…

Happy Holidays everyone. More importantly, welcome to Bowl Season in college football. This is typically the time of year when many (including networks) dive head first into NFL Draft prospect coverage. So if you’ve been keeping up with this series, you’re already a step ahead of everyone. Good for you. Let’s get into it… Continue reading “Inside The Green Room – Bowl Season Edition”

Inside the Green Room: Welcome To Draft Season Edition

Connor Rogers with an early look at the New York Jets potential strategy in the 2016 NFL Draft

While the Jets are currently locked into a tight playoff race, it is never too early to look ahead at how the team can improve in the offseason. If you’re new to this series, welcome. Each edition runs down a trending draft topic, answers twitter questions, and highlights prospects that could fit the Jets roster. Let’s get to it… Continue reading “Inside the Green Room: Welcome To Draft Season Edition”

Recap of the New York Jets Green and White Practice

The New York Jets held their annual ‘green and white’ practice Saturday evening, this time at MetLife Stadium. Our very own Connor Rogers was on site in the press box to cover the event, where he breaks down the most notable sequences of the night below. Continue reading “Recap of the New York Jets Green and White Practice”