New York Jets – 2018 NFL Draft First Year Impacts

Joey Ferriaola breaks down potential year one impacts for the New York Jets 2018 NFL Draft class…

The 2018 NFL Draft should prove to be a fruitful one for the New York Jets despite only having six selections. General Manager Mike Maccagnan drafted his QB of the future in USC’s Sam Darnold which was enough to satisfy a fanbase starved of quality QB play in the last decade and a half. However, the team also had some intriguing selections in the middle and late rounds that can potentially have an impact in their 1st year in the NFL. I’ve broken down the selections into how I see them fitting into the roster during their rookie seasons.

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Episode 25 – The Evolution of Leonard Williams with Dan Essien

Dan Essien fills in for Joe Malfa to team with Dalbin Osorio for a brand new episode of the Draft SZN Podcast! This week they discuss the evolution of Leonard Williams from college prospect and draft day hopeful to NFL defensive end on the verge of his 4th season with the Jets!

Dan Essien fills in for Joe Malfa to team with Dalbin Osorio for a brand new episode of the Draft SZN Podcast! This week they discuss the evolution of Leonard Williams from college prospect and draft day hopeful to NFL defensive end on the verge of his 4th season with the Jets!

Make sure to give the show a follow on Twitter and subscribe on iTunes for more episodes!

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Episode 88 – Sam Darnold 2017 Film Review with Joe Blewett

Scott Mason talks to Joe Blewett to preview TOJ’s newest podcast TOJ Film Room with part 2 of an in-depth look at Sam Darnold’s 2017 USC film! Joe talks his observations about Sam Darnold, explains concepts like only he can, and takes us into the TOJ Film Room for an A-Z breakdown of Sam Darnold’s performance against Texas, Cal, and Washington State!

Episode 88 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Joe Blewett to preview TOJ’s newest podcast TOJ Film Room with part 2 of an in-depth look at Sam Darnold’s 2017 USC film!

Joe talks his observations about Sam Darnold, explains concepts like only he can, and takes us into the TOJ Film Room for an A-Z breakdown of Sam Darnold’s performance against Texas, Cal, and Washington State!

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Know Your Foe Preview: Scouting the New England Patriots’ Offseason

Michael Nania with an overview of the New England Patriots offseason and projections for their 2018 season…

Coming this regular season, I will be hosting a weekly podcast centered around the dissection of the New York Jets’ opponent each week; featuring guests from the opposing perspective, in-depth looks into opposing teams’ strengths and weaknesses on film, compelling statistical nuggets, matchups to watch out for, and plenty more! To preview the show, each week leading up to the season I’ll recap the offseason of one of the Jets’ opponents; this week, we look at the rival New England Patriots.

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Author: Michael Nania

You can follow me on Twitter @Michael_Nania. I'll be hosting the weekly Jets opponent preview podcast, Know Your Foe, starting with the 2018 regular season. I've been writing for Turn On The Jets since January 2018, and you can also check out more of my work on the Jets over at Gang Green Nation.

Episode 87 – New York Jets CB Ray Mickens on the 1998 Season (Part 1)

Scott Mason interviews New York Jets cornerback Ray Mickens on the 1998 season including his path to the NFL, thoughts on being drafted by the Jets, the difference between Rich Kotite and Bill Parcells, the acquisition of Curtis Martin in the offseason, the color scheme switch with the team’s uniform, and more!

Plus, Scott and Ray talk the shootout in week 1 between the Jets and San Francisco 49ers!

Episode 87 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason interviews New York Jets cornerback Ray Mickens on the 1998 season including his path to the NFL, thoughts on being drafted by the Jets, the difference between Rich Kotite and Bill Parcells, the acquisition of Curtis Martin in the offseason, the color scheme switch with the team’s uniform, and more!

Plus, Scott and Ray talk the shootout in week 1 between the Jets and San Francisco 49ers!

Play Like A Jet is part of the Turn On The Jets Digital Podcast network…


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Episode 86 – Sam Darnold’s 2017 USC Film with Joe Blewett (Pt 1)

Scott Mason talks to Joe Blewett to preview TOJ’s newest podcast TOJ Film Room with an in-depth look at Sam Darnold’s 2017 USC film! Joe talks his initial impression of Sam Darnold, explains concepts like only he can, and takes us into the TOJ Film Room for an A-Z breakdown of Sam Darnold’s performance against Western Michigan and Stanford!

Episode 86 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Joe Blewett to preview TOJ’s newest podcast TOJ Film Room with an in-depth look at Sam Darnold’s 2017 USC film!

Joe talks his initial impression of Sam Darnold, explains concepts like only he can, and takes us into the TOJ Film Room for an A-Z breakdown of Sam Darnold’s performance against Western Michigan and Stanford!

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Know Your Foe Preview: Scouting the Buffalo Bills’ Offseason

I am very excited to announce that coming this regular season, I will be hosting a weekly podcast centered around the dissection of the Jets’ opponent each week; featuring guests from the opposing perspective, in-depth looks into opposing teams’ strengths and weaknesses on film, compelling statistical nuggets, matchups to watch out for, and plenty more! To preview the show, each week leading up to the season I’ll recap the offseason of one of the Jets’ opponents; this week, we look at the rival Buffalo Bills.

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Author: Michael Nania

You can follow me on Twitter @Michael_Nania. I'll be hosting the weekly Jets opponent preview podcast, Know Your Foe, starting with the 2018 regular season. I've been writing for Turn On The Jets since January 2018, and you can also check out more of my work on the Jets over at Gang Green Nation.

New York Jets Draft Notebook: Rookie Power Rankings, Volume One

Connor Rogers with power rankings for the New York Jets rookies…

While no conclusions or movement can be made from a minicamp, the Jets 2018 draft class (along with many rookie free agents) had the chance to work with the coaching staff for the first time over the last few days.

With a few potential starters in this year’s group there is a hope for quite a bit of instant impact, making the rookie power rankings more important than ever. Let’s reveal volume one of what should be a year long tracker.

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Episode 85 – Full Rookie Mini-Camp Recap with Darryl Slater

Scott Mason (@playlikeajet1) talks to Darryl Slater (@darrylslater) of NJ Advance Media to recap the NY Jets’ rookie mini camp.

Darryl talks what he saw from Sam Darnold and the rest of the rookies, as well as his first impression of Jeremy Bates as an offensive coordinator, the mysterious throwing motion change of Christian Hackenberg, the release of Bryce Petty, and the surprising flash of personality from Todd Bowles!

Episode 85 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Darryl Slater of NJ Advance Media to recap the NY Jets’ rookie mini-camp.

Darryl talks what he saw from Sam Darnold and the rest of the rookies, as well as his first impression of Jeremy Bates as an offensive coordinator, the mysterious throwing motion change of Christian Hackenberg, the release of Bryce Petty, and the surprising flash of personality from Todd Bowles!

 

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New York Jets – Raising Leonard Williams’ Expectations

Daniel Essien breaks down reasonable expectations for New York Jets defensive lineman Leonard Williams in 2018..

New York Jets 2015 1st round selection Leonard Williams has had a mostly positive tenure with the team so far. However, there has been discussion regarding Williams’ production the last few seasons. It’s arguable that he hasn’t played up to the standards of his 6th overall selection. Let’s examine how his play stacks up to his peers and why this year is the time for him to take the next step.

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