Dan Essien with an initial reaction to the New York Jets selecting Texas A&M punter Braden Mann in the 6th round
The New York Jets selected punter Braden Mann from Texas A&M with the 191st pick of the 2020 NFL Draft. The Jets finished off day three by adding a new starting punter on special teams. Mann replaces Lachlan Edwards who punted for the Jets the last four seasons.
Dan Essien with a day three preview for the New York Jets in the 2020 NFL Draft
The New York Jets were quite busy on day two. After two trades, they now enter day 3 with 6 picks remaining at 120, 125, 129, 158, 191, and 211. After a day two group that started with an expected target in WR Denzel Mims and ended with two interesting directions with S Ashtyn Davis, and EDGE Jabari Zuniga, it’ll be interesting to see what positions the Jets plan to use their remaining shots on. Here are some thoughts on what the Jets strategy could be.
Dan Essien with initial reaction to the New York Jets selecting California safety Ashtyn Davis in the 3rd round
In what’s really their first surprise pick of the 2020 NFL Draft, the New York Jets selected S Ashtyn Davis from California with the 68th overall pick. Davis is the first defensive pick of the draft for the Jets and was expected by many to go in the second round. The question now is: where does he play in Gregg Williams defense?
Dan Essien with a round by round positional guide for the New York Jets in the 2020 NFL Draft.
The Jets come into the 2020 NFL Draft with plenty of questions at vital positions. They could leave the draft with some promising answers but it will take a sound plan, discipline, and a little bit of good fortune. To dissect potential avenues, we’ll look at each draft pick and identify what positions they should target. We’ll also list who I consider the best 5 prospect fits likely be available at each one of those picks and then summarize the best strategy.
Dan Essien with initial reaction to the New York Jets bringing back guard Alex Lewis
After a slow start, New York Jets GM Joe Douglas gets started by re-signing OG Alex Lewis.
Dan Essien goes through a shortlist of coaching candidates available next season for teams with sense.
The New York Jets decided to declare that head coach Adam Gase will return in next season. They did so in the middle of a dreadful season with basically no benefit. But that guarantee won’t stop this work. Let’s go through a shortlist of some of the best candidates out there for head coach, offensive coordinator, and defensive coordinator. Perhaps some of these candidates can change plans set it in stone.
Dan Essien addresses the myriad of excuses around Adam Gase’s performance this year for the New York Jets…
The New York Jets are in a tough spot right now as an organization. They were supposed to be competitive this season after their most important offseason in decades. They’ve been almost the complete opposite under head coach Adam Gase. There have been many excuses for their poor start but those excuses often don’t paint the whole picture. Let’s discuss why there may not be much of reason to use the “wait and see” approach this time.
Dan Essien With His Weekly Let’s Get Weird For Jets/Jaguars…
The New York Jets enter week 8 looking to rebound after getting stomped out by the Patriots last Monday night. This week they face off against the Jacksonville Jaguars. As always, let’s preview this matchup with storylines, stats, and predictions on this week’s Let’s Get Weird.
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Dan Essien previewing the Jets week 7 matchup with the New England Patriots in this week’s Let’s Get Weird.
The New York Jets finally got their first win of the season and it put them in very good spirits. This week they host the New England Patriots for their second matchup of the season. Can they do the improbable once again? Let’s preview the Monday night showdown with storylines, stats, and predictions with another edition of Let’s Get Weird.
Dan Essien gets weird with the Jets’ week 6 matchup against the Dallas Cowboys.
The New York Jets venture out once again in desperate search for their first win. This time they’ll face the Dallas Cowboys at Metlife. Will Sam Darnold’s much anticipated return result in a miraculous turnaround? Or are their issues too much for him to carry on his back? Let’s preview week 6 with storylines, stats, and predictions.