New York Jets Passing Game – Mission Impossible

Joe Caporoso with a look at the impossible situation the New York Jets coaching staff was put in at the quarterback position and where their passing game goes from here…

Todd Bowles formally announced Josh McCown as the New York Jets week 1 starting quarterback yesterday, a decision that was likely from the second he signed his one year, six million dollar contract with the team. With the trio of quarterbacks given to Bowles by General Manager Mike Maccagnan, this summer’s competition was never going to have an overwhelming positive result. McCown is the least worst answer in the short term after an odd, haphazard and ultimately not that surprising preseason from the team’s three quarterbacks. 

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Author: Joe Caporoso

Joe Caporoso is the Owner and EIC of Turn On The Jets. His writing has been featured in the New York Times, Huffington Post, MMQB and AdWeek. Caporoso played football his entire life, including four years at Muhlenberg as a wide receiver, where he was arguably the slowest receiver to ever start in school history. He is the VP of Social Media at Whistle Sports

New York Jets Film Room – Sheldon Richardson (Preseason Summary)

Dan Essien with a film room breakdown of New York Jets DE Sheldon Richardson this preseason through three weeks

Sheldon Richardson added a third consecutive week of impressive preseason play on Sunday. That’s good news for both the Jets and him personally as he looks to be in top form entering a contract year. Richardson is really raising his value in the market either by trade for the Jets or in free agency. We all know there are few things more terrifying for opponents than a motivated and focused Sheldon Richardson. Let’s take a look at how he has dominated so far against the run and pass respectively.

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New York Jets Film Room – Defensive Flashes

Joe Caporoso with a film room breakdown of the New York Jets defense this preseason through two weeks

Despite an ugly first two games on offense, the New York Jets have shown encouraging signs on the defensive side of the football. Through two weeks, they have only allowed 19 points and one touchdown, while also recording 11 sacks and 3 turnovers. Considering this is a young unit with new starters all over the place outside of the defensive line, there is legitimate reason for optimism thus far. Let’s take a closer look at the tape…

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Author: Joe Caporoso

Joe Caporoso is the Owner and EIC of Turn On The Jets. His writing has been featured in the New York Times, Huffington Post, MMQB and AdWeek. Caporoso played football his entire life, including four years at Muhlenberg as a wide receiver, where he was arguably the slowest receiver to ever start in school history. He is the VP of Social Media at Whistle Sports

New York Jets Film Room – Christian Hackenberg vs. Lions

Joe Caporoso breaks down the film on Christian Hackenberg against the Detroit Lions…

Christian Hackenberg had a somewhat encouraging preseason debut against the Tennessee Titans, earning him the opportunity to make his first career start agains the Detroit Lions this past week. The results were…not pretty. Shield your eyes and let’s dive into these statistics and tape:

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Author: Joe Caporoso

Joe Caporoso is the Owner and EIC of Turn On The Jets. His writing has been featured in the New York Times, Huffington Post, MMQB and AdWeek. Caporoso played football his entire life, including four years at Muhlenberg as a wide receiver, where he was arguably the slowest receiver to ever start in school history. He is the VP of Social Media at Whistle Sports

New York Jets Film Room – Wide Receivers vs. Tennessee

Joe Caporoso breaks down the film on the New York Jets wide receivers against the Tennessee Titans

The New York Jets had 14 (!) different players catch a pass against the Tennessee Titans in their preseason opener. Of those 14, nine were wide receivers. While it will not be at that volume in the regular season, Jets fans should get used to seeing the ball spread around. Let’s take a quick dive into how the wide receivers played…

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Author: Joe Caporoso

Joe Caporoso is the Owner and EIC of Turn On The Jets. His writing has been featured in the New York Times, Huffington Post, MMQB and AdWeek. Caporoso played football his entire life, including four years at Muhlenberg as a wide receiver, where he was arguably the slowest receiver to ever start in school history. He is the VP of Social Media at Whistle Sports

New York Jets Film Room – Christian Hackenberg vs. Titans

Joe Caporoso breaks down the film of Christian Hackenberg against the Tennessee Titans

Christian Hackenberg played the overwhelming majority of the New York Jets reps at quarterback against the Tennessee Titans. This is likely to be the case this week against the Detroit Lions as well. How did Hackenberg, the only candidate on the team’s roster to be the long term quarterback, play against the Titans? Let’s take a deep dive into the statistics and film to find out…

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Author: Joe Caporoso

Joe Caporoso is the Owner and EIC of Turn On The Jets. His writing has been featured in the New York Times, Huffington Post, MMQB and AdWeek. Caporoso played football his entire life, including four years at Muhlenberg as a wide receiver, where he was arguably the slowest receiver to ever start in school history. He is the VP of Social Media at Whistle Sports

New York Jets Film Room – 5th Round Pick Dylan Donahue

He has Kevin Greene’s hair and reminds a scout of former special teams stalwart Larry Izzo. With West Georgia linebacker Dylan Donahue, Mike Maccagnan hopes he’s found a little bit of both players. 

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New York Jets Film Room – 6th Round RB Elijah McGuire

Joe Caporoso with a film breakdown of New York Jets running back Elijah McGuire

With the 188th overall pick in the 6th round of the 2017 NFL Draft, the New York Jets selected running back Elijah McGuire from Louisiana-Lafayette . Let’s take a closer look at his game and how he fits with the Jets offense…

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Author: Joe Caporoso

Joe Caporoso is the Owner and EIC of Turn On The Jets. His writing has been featured in the New York Times, Huffington Post, MMQB and AdWeek. Caporoso played football his entire life, including four years at Muhlenberg as a wide receiver, where he was arguably the slowest receiver to ever start in school history. He is the VP of Social Media at Whistle Sports

New York Jets Film Room – 2nd Round Pick Marcus Maye

David Aitken with a film breakdown of New York Jets second round pick Marcus Maye

Last month the Jets double dipped at safety with their first two selections. Last week we broke down Jamal Adams, this week it’s his future running mate – Florida safety Marcus Maye.
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New York Jets Film Room – 5th Round TE Jordan Leggett

Joe Caporoso with a film breakdown of New York Jets 5th round TE Jordan Leggett

With the 150th overall pick in the 5th round of the 2017 NFL Draft, the New York Jets selected tight end Jordan Leggett from Clemson. Let’s take a closer look at his game and how he fits with the Jets offense…

CHAD HANSEN FILM BREAKDOWN 

ARDARIUS STEWART FILM BREAKDOWN

JAMAL ADAMS FILM BREAKDOWN 

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Author: Joe Caporoso

Joe Caporoso is the Owner and EIC of Turn On The Jets. His writing has been featured in the New York Times, Huffington Post, MMQB and AdWeek. Caporoso played football his entire life, including four years at Muhlenberg as a wide receiver, where he was arguably the slowest receiver to ever start in school history. He is the VP of Social Media at Whistle Sports