Turn On The Jets 12 Pack, Week 11 Edition

Joe Caporoso with 12 predictions for Jets/Bills this Sunday

The New York Jets put together one of their most productive bye weeks in recent memory. By not playing, they tightened their grip on the final playoff spot in the AFC. It sounds comical but it is true. The Tennessee Titans, who hold a tie-breaker over them, lost to the previously win-less Jacksonville Jaguars and then fell again last night to the Indianapolis Colts. At 4-6, with road trips still left to Denver and Indy, they seem to be out of the mix, especially with starting quarterback Jake Locker suffering a season ending injury.

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Ed Reed: Expectations with the New York Jets

Ed Reed: nine time Pro Bowler; eight time all pro; 2004 Defensive Player of the year; sixty-one career interceptions, including a record nine in the post season and a pick six in last year’s Super Bowl; undoubtedly, a future Hall of Famer. Quite the resume. His past pedigree aside, what can Ed Reed bring to the 2013 New York Jets?

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TOJ- New York Jets Know Your Opponent (Week 11 v. Buffalo)

The New York Jets, fresh off of their bye week, head to Orchard Park to take on the Buffalo Bills. The Jets actually had a very productive bye week, as the Titans, Dolphins, and Chargers (the Jets competition for the AFC’s 6th seed) all lost. Now, the Jets look to start their first winning streak since beating the Cardinals and the Jaguars  last season. Let’s get to know the New York Jets’s next opponent.

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New York Jets Sign Safety Ed Reed

The New York Jets signed safety Ed Reed, boosting their secondary depth and leadership

The New York Jets signed veteran safety and future Hall of Fame safety Ed Reed today. Once Reed passed through waivers, clearing him of his Houston contract this move was only a matter of time. Despite his struggles with the Texans, this season, Reed will immediately improve the Jets secondary depth and bring leadership to the back end of their defense.

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TOJ Roundtable – Buffalo Bills Let-Down Edition

The TOJ Roundtable discusses how the Jets can avoid a let down against the Buffalo Bills

The Turn On The Jets Roundtable is back to debate issues surrounding the New York Jets. Make sure to give all of the writers a follow on Twitter and if there is a question you want to see us debate, leave it in the comment section!

How can the Jets avoid a let-down against the Buffalo Bills?

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TOJ Week 11 Podcast – Larry Hardesty, Chris Nimbley, Dan Marcus

Week 11 of the TOJ Podcast featuring Larry Hardesty, Chris Nimbley and Dan Marcus

Check out week 11 of the Turn On The Jets Podcast featuring Larry Hardesty of ESPN New York, Chris Nimbley of Jets Insider and Dan Marcus of Turn On The Jets. We preview Jets/Bills in week 11 and discuss the team’s playoff chances after a successful bye week.

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John Idzik: The Man With A Blueprint

When John Idzik was hired as the New York Jets general manager, local beat writers and national analysts painted him in a dull fashion. Seattle’s “cap guy” was everyone’s favorite description, which completely neglected his vast resume as a former VP of football administration. He was Seattle’s representative at league meetings, oversaw player negotiations and transactions, along with day to day football operations, all for a franchise that has nearly perfected the “rebuilding” phase.

With hopes he could develop a plan to elevate the Jets back into the AFC contender they once were, Woody Johnson hired the “cap guy.” What many have failed to recognize is that the Jets have brought in an architect who is ready to execute his blueprint. Continue reading “John Idzik: The Man With A Blueprint”

TOJ- The New York Jets & The AFC Playoff Picture Entering Week 11

The New York Jets are coming off of their bye week now entering the stretch run in full control of their playoff destiny. Thanks to the Jacksonville Jaguars upset win over the Tennessee Titans in Week 10, the road appears quite easier for Gang Green. With 7 games remaining in the regular season, the Jets schedule becomes much more manageable than it was during the first half of the season as they face only one team with a .500 or better record (the week 15 match up against the Carolina Panthers). Let’s look at the updated playoff picture heading into Week 11.

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Film Room: Breaking Down Dee Milliner’s Recent Play and What It Means

Mike O’Connor examines the recent play and growth from Dee Milliner. Is he going to be the right player in the starting second corner spot?

After Dee Milliner’s performance versus the Saints a week ago, some heralded him as a player who finally overcame the rookie hump to become a solid starter. On the other hand, some fans have stuck with the bust label that they prematurely gave him this season, because his game was somewhat overblown by a few splash plays. Both of these reactions are far too extreme to boast about after we have had such a small exposure to the rookie (only four games).

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No Huddle – New York Jets Bye Week Edition

TJ Rosenthal goes No Huddle on the New York Jets after their bye week

TJ Rosenthal kicks off another week of New York Jets coverage at Turn On The Jets with his weekly No Huddle – Make sure to give TJ a follow on Twitter on Turn On The Jets a follow on Facebook.

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