Episode 362 – Joe Douglas: Ravens Years w/Wola Odeniran/Matt Stevens

Scott Mason talks to Wola Odeniran  and Matthew Stevens of USA Today’s Ravens Wire to discuss the 15 years the new Jets General Manager Joe “Bam Bam” Douglas spent as a member of the Baltimore Ravens organization!

Episode 362 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Wola Odeniran  and Matthew Stevens of USA Today’s Ravens Wire to discuss the 15 years the new Jets General Manager Joe “Bam Bam” Douglas spent as a member of the Baltimore Ravens organization!

Wola and Matthew talk about Douglas’s history in Baltimore, his rise up through the ranks over the course of 15 years, the variety of responsibilities he had, key additions to the Ravens’ roster that were a direct result of Douglas’s work, the culture he developed in with Baltimore, the approach he generally took as a scout, relationships with the coaching staff, front office, and players, some players and front office personnel Douglas may be looking to poach from the Ravens, and more! 

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Episode 358 – Mini Camp Takeaways & Latest News w/Darryl Slater

Scott Mason talks to Darryl Slater of New Jersey Advance Media and NJ.Com to discuss day #3 of Jets’ Mini Camp and the latest news surrounding the team!

Episode 358 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Darryl Slater of New Jersey Advance Media and NJ.Com to discuss his Jets Mini Camp and the latest news surrounding the team!

Darryl talks about his mini camp takeaways, the Jets playing golf instead of practicing for day #3 of mini camp, Le’Veon Bell getting jewlery stolen,  plus injury news, some funny interactions Darryl had during mini camp including a one-liner that made the entire Jets beat laugh, the latest on the team’s search for a new General Manager, and more!

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Episode 354 – Meet the Candidates: Terry Fontenot

Scott Mason talks to Alec Salas  of Allsaintsconsidered.com and the All Saints Considered podcast about the general manager candidacy of New Orleans Saints Director of Pro Personnel, Terry Fontenot.

Episode 354 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Alec Salas  of Allsaintsconsidered.com and the All Saints Considered podcast about the general manager candidacy of New Orleans Saints Director of Pro Personnel, Terry Fontenot.

Alec explains Fontenot’s rise up the ranks in the Saints organization over the past 16 years, how Fontenot’s role has changed over the years and what it is currently, how he is thought of in the organization, his relationships with GM Mickey Loomis and the front office as well Sean Payton and his coaching staff, his philosophy for building a roster, how his role has expanded the last three years and what that has meant for the Saints’ drafts, key free agency moves, whether or not he would ultimately want the Jets job and what it might take for the Jets to land him, what his track record says about whether or not he would be a good fit for the job, if it is possible he could wind up with the Jets even if he does not land the GM job, and more!

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Episode 351 – Meet the Candidates: Champ Kelly

Scott Mason talks to Zack Pearson  of BearReport.com and the Bear Report podcast about the general manager candidacy of Chicago Bears Assistant Director of Player Personnel, Champ Kelly.

Episode 351 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Zack Pearson  of BearReport.com and the Bear Report podcast about the general manager candidacy of Chicago Bears Assistant Director of Player Personnel, Champ Kelly.

Zack explains the circumstances that brought Kelly to Chicago, what Kelly’s role has been, how he is thought of in the organization, his relationships with GM Ryan Pace as well as the front office and coaching staff, his philosophy for building a roster, key draft and free agency moves, how far the Bears might go to try to keep him, whether or not he would ultimately want the Jets job and what it might take for the Jets to land him, what his track record says about whether or not he would be a good fit for the job, and more!

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Episode 347 – Memorial Day Weekend Mailbag (Pt 3) w/Chris Nimbley

Scott Mason talks to Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to  answer YOUR questions (part 3).

Episode 347 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to  answer YOUR questions (part 3).

We take YOUR questions about realistic expectations for Le’Veon Bell, why process may matter a lot less than just finding the right guy in the GM search, whether or not to expect any kind of major moves from Adam Gase between now and when the new GM is hired, what’s next for Mike Maccagnan and whether or not he could wind up with a career in television, if there is anybody on the Jets beat who could jump over Dowell Loggains with a running start, over/under on how many times Gase will hit the media with an “Irish goodbye” during postgame pressers this season, favorite all time Jets’ offenses and defenses, and more! 

Note: We had such an overwhelming response to the mailbag and received so many questions that the answers were broken down into multiple parts.  This was part 3.  

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Episode 343 – What It’s Like Having Adam Gase In Charge w/Travis Wingfield

Scott Mason talks to Locked On Dolphins host Travis Wingfield  about what it was lie when Adam Gase was running the show down in Miami!

Episode 343 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Locked On Dolphins host Travis Wingfield  about what it was lie when Adam Gase was running the show down in Miami!

Travis talks about why everything happening with the Jets right now feels eerily familiar to him, how the power structure worked in Miami, Gase’s philosophy when it comes to building a roster, relationships with players, coaches, and management, what went down with Ryan Tannehill, what Gase paid attention to and neglected, approaches to free agency and the draft, what to expect in terms of Gase’s expectations of his GM, what it will take for somebody to successfully work with Gase, a wild conspiracy theory involving the reasons some believe Gase actively worked to get himself fired from the Dolphins, and more!

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Episode 342 – What’s GM Gase Up To? & Latest News w/Darryl Slater

Scott Mason talks to Darryl Slater of NJ Advance Media to discuss the moves being made by acting Gang Green GM Adam Gase and the rest of the moves surrounding the New York Jets!

Episode 342 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 about the moves being made by acting Gang Green GM Adam Gase and the rest of the moves surrounding the New York Jets!

Darryl discusses Gase’s latest moves such as releasing TE Jordan Leggett and making changes in the scouting department, where the Jets currently stand with their GM search and who could be on the list of candidates, the coach’s first words to the media since the firing of Mike Maccagnan, an old friend recruits a former All Pro down in Tampa, rumors surrounding Le’Veon Bell and Leonard Williams, a former Jets coach weighs in on all the chaos, questions any potential GM will be facing, whether Christopher and Woody Johnson could be a deterrent for any A-list GM candidate, and more!   

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Episode 340 – Mailbag (Part 3) w/Chris Nimbley

Scott Mason talks to Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to answer YOUR questions (part 3).

Episode 340 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to answer YOUR questions (part 3).

We take YOUR questions about what the Jets’ plan at RB would have been if Adam Gase got his way, why so many people seem overly concerned about optics, what the team’s plan could be if the rumored plan does not come to fruition, how to now which sports news sources to trust, what could happen if Gase and the new GM butt heads at some point, circumstances in which wearing a fedora is acceptable, and more! 

Note: We had such an overwhelming response to the mailbag and received so many questions that the answers were broken down into multiple parts.  This was part 3.  

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Episode 339 – Mailbag (Part 2) w/Chris Nimbley

Episode 339 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to answer YOUR questions (part 2).

Episode 339 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to answer YOUR questions (part 2).

We take YOUR questions about whether or not Macc would have had the power to block Gase’s initial hiring if he had wanted to, the possibility Gase’s work habits had a significant effect on seeing Macc as expendable, what might happen if enough players end up despising Gase they way they did in Miami, Gase’s philosophy on how to build the offensive line, if the aftermath of what just went down could adversely affect Gregg Williams, a jersey question that may require the expertise of Twitter Legend Paulie Bruzzese, and more! 

Note: We had such an overwhelming response to the mailbag and received so many questions that the answers were broken down into multiple parts.  This was part 2.  

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Episode 338 – Mailbag (Part 1) w/Chris Nimbley

Scott Mason talks to Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to answer YOUR questions (part 1).

Episode 338 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to answer YOUR questions (part 1).

We take YOUR questions about whether or not it would be a good idea to give Adam Gase final say over personnel decisions, who was truly responsible for the hiring of Adam Gase, which of the Jets’ UDFAs has the best chance of making the roster, whether the return of a beloved former member of Gang Green could be possible, if hiring a team President to oversee all operations would be wise, how Le’Veon Bell and Adam Gase will work together from here on out, and more! 

Note: We had such an overwhelming response to the mailbag and received so many questions that the answers were broken down into multiple parts.  This was part 1.  

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