2013 NFL Draft – Scouting The Prospects: Ezekiel Ansah

Lead NFL Draft Editor Chris Gross continues our 2013 NFL Draft prospect evaluations with BYU Defensive End Ezekiel Ansah.

As we inch closer to this year’s NFL Draft later this month, our draft team here at Turn On The Jets will be running a series of individual prospect evaluations. These scouting reports are intended to provide an in-depth breakdown of individual prospects in this year’s draft class highlighting players’ overall strengths, weaknesses, potential upside, red flags, and what their best schematic fit will be at the next level. Today, we continue our series with BYU Defensive End Ezekiel Ansah.

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2013 NFL Draft: 7 Round New York Jets Mock With Projected Trades

Lead NFL Draft Editor Chris Gross with a New York Jets 7 Round Mock Draft, including hypothetical trade scenarios.

With just over two weeks until the 2013 NFL Draft, speculation is running more rampant than ever. Analysts, fans, NFL personnel, and everyone in between continue to project what they believe teams will do at certain positions in certain spots over the 3 day long event at the end of the month.

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2013 NFL Draft – Positional Rankings: Outside Linebacker

As we get closer to draft night on the 25th of this month, Turn On The Jets lead NFL Draft Editor, Chris Gross, will be doing a series of positional rankings that will highlight the top 10 players in this year’s draft, by position. Today, we continue with a look at our top 10 outside linebacker prospects. Be sure to check our previous installment of our top 10 defensive tackle prospects, and make sure to check back, as we will continue our rankings series right through the start of round one in just under a month from now. 

Note: This list covers players who will best fit as Outside Linebackers at the next level. Some players can also be considered defensive ends, but based on where we see their best fit, they may be listed here as well. Some players may fit well in either scheme, but may be listed here because of where we see them excelling the most in the NFL.

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New York Jets NFL Draft – 9 Players For #9

9 players for the New York Jets to consider in the NFL Draft with the 9th pick

The New York Jets currently have the 9th pick in the first round of the NFL Draft. There is speculation swirling that they could also end up with the 13th pick via a trade of Darrelle Revis, yet for now let’s just focus on their definite, singular first round pick. Here are 9 names that make sense for the Jets either with their 9th pick or via a trade down with the 9th pick as the centerpiece. Continue reading “New York Jets NFL Draft – 9 Players For #9”

Turn On The Jets Stock Watch – NFL Draft Edition

Mike Donnelly with a Stock Watch on how the New York Jets should approach the NFL Draft

Now that the free agency period has cooled down, we have a better idea of what the Jets roster will look like heading into the draft. John Idzik has done a solid job cheaply plugging a few holes so that the team won’t be forced to address any specific position when they’re on the clock come draft day. But that’s not to say that the roster is set across the board. Let’s take a look at some of the changes the team made at a few positions — and the specific players playing those positions — and what roles they will play in John Idzik’s decision making process during the 2013 draft.

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2013 NFL Draft – Scouting The Prospects: Jarvis Jones

Lead NFL Draft Editor, Chris Gross, continues our series of NFL Draft prospect evaluations with Georgia OLB Jarvis Jones.

As we inch closer to this year’s NFL Draft this month, our draft team here at Turn On The Jets will be running a series of individual prospect evaluations. These scouting reports are intended to provide an in-depth breakdown of individual prospects in this year’s draft class highlighting players’ overall strengths, weaknesses, potential upside, red flags, and what their best schematic fit will be at the next level. Today, we continue our series with Georgia Outside Linebacker Jarvis Jones. 

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2013 NFL Draft: Positional Rankings – Defensive Tackle

Lead NFL Draft Editor, Chris Gross, begins his series of top ten draft prospects by position with a look at this year’s class of defensive tackles.

As we get closer to draft night on the 25th of this month, Turn On The Jets lead NFL Draft Editor, Chris Gross, will be doing a series of positional rankings that will highlight the top 10 players in this year’s draft, by position. Today, we begin with a look at our top 10 defensive tackle prospects. Be sure to check back, as we will continue our rankings series right through the start of round one in just under a month from now. 

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New York Jets – 2009 and 2010 NFL Draft Is Why Rebuilding Is Here

The 2009 and 2010 NFL Draft is why the New York Jets are rebuilding right now and show the importance of this year’s NFL Draft

To help understand why the New York Jets are in a position where rebuilding is a necessity, it doesn’t take much more than a look at the team’s draft picks from 2009 and 2010. Similar to how strong draft classes in 2006 and 2007 built contenders in 2009 and 2010, poor draft classes in 2009 and 2010 built teams that weren’t playoff caliber in 2011 and 2012, and ultimately need to be rebuilt from the ground up in 2013.  Continue reading “New York Jets – 2009 and 2010 NFL Draft Is Why Rebuilding Is Here”

Experience NFL Draft Night With uSTADIUM & Turn On The Jets

Come hangout with the TOJ Staff Draft Night and enjoy the uSTADIUM Launch Party, featuring Damien Woody and Demario Davis

The entire Turn On The Jets staff will be attending the uSTADIUM NFL Draft Event on Thursday April 25th in New York City. Come hang out, talk with Jets with us and learn more about uSTADIUM’s newest mobile application

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NFL Draft 2013: Frank Giasone’s Mock Draft 2.0

Turn On The Jets Staff Writer, Frank Giasone with an updated NFL Mock Draft. Who does he see the Jets landing at 9? Find out right here and be sure to check back daily for updated draft content right as we inch closer to the big night next month.

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