Initial Reaction – Defense Wins The Night, New York Jets Win Opener

Joe Caporoso with initial reaction to the New York Jets 7-3 win over the Tennessee Titans in their preseason opener

The New York Jets made their preseason debut tonight with a 7-3 win over the Tennessee Titans. Yes, the under is likely going to be a wise bet in many of the team’s games this season. So, what actually happened out there?

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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

Initial Reaction – Quincy Enunwa Out For The Season

Joe Caporoso with initial reaction to the New York Jets losing Quincy Enunwa for the season

Well,

Initial thoughts on New York Jets WR Quincy Enunwa being out for the season…

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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 Release Eric Decker

Joe Caporoso on the New York Jets decision to release Eric Decker

Tuesday, bloody Tuesday. Initial reaction to the New York Jets decision to release Eric Decker…

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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 Sign Kelvin Beachum & Chandler Catanzaro

Don’t panic.

If you follow me on Twitter, you’ve seen me constantly tweet the hashtag #DontPanic as the offseason is now two days old. The New York Jets were in on Nick Perry and Mike Glennon until presumably the price tags for both players became too high. They appeared to not be in on any of the top flight cornerbacks, like AJ Bouye and Stephon Gilmore, and they did not appear to be linked to any of the tight ends like Martellus Bennett either. As exorbitant contracts were doled out ($47.5 million for Pierre Garcon?), Mike Maccagnan smartly sat out the first wave of free agency and it appeared he would not give in to impulse and was very content with resigning core players that performed well and letting the market come to him.

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Initial Reaction – New York Jets Thankfully On To Offseason

Joe Caporoso with initial reaction to the New York Jets season finale and what is to come next…

The New York Jets season mercifully came to an end today with a 30-10 win over the Buffalo Bills. They finished a disappointing 5-11 and with the 6th pick in the upcoming NFL Draft. Both Todd Bowles and Mike Maccagnan will be back for year three, after compiling a 15-17 record through two years with zero playoff appearances and no apparent answer at quarterback on the roster. Much of what happened today was meaningless so let’s paint a few broad strokes before spending the next few months diving into an offseason evaluation and strategy…

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Initial Reaction – Jets Are Bad, Here Is Some GIFs…

Initial reaction to the New York Jets

The New York Jets lost to New England today, there is nothing of value to write about what happened on the field so let’s explain a few things via GIF so you can go enjoy your holidays…

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Initial Reaction – Another Primetime Game, Another Jets Blowout

Joe Caporoso with initial reaction to the New York Jets 34-13 loss to the Miami Dolphins

The New York Jets were embarrassed in primetime for the third time this season, falling to the Miami Dolphins 34-13. After an encouraging opening drive and a competitive first half, the Jets melted down in the second half on offense, defense and special teams. It was a fully comprehensive loss by one of the NFL’s worst teams in front of 10,000 people mostly rooting for the away team. 

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Initial Reaction – The New York Jets Won?

Joe Caporoso with initial reaction to the New York Jets 23-17 overtime win over the San Francisco 49ers

The New York Jets ended their four game losing streak with a comeback victory against the now 1-12 San Francisco 49ers, 23-17 in overtime. Many will be frustrated with the win because of draft position but ultimately the Jets were probably locked in to picking between 4th and 6th anyway. This was an encouraging day for many of the younger players on the roster and hopefully will be a game for many of them to build off of going forward.

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Initial Reaction – The New York Jets Tire Fire

Joe Caporoso with initial reaction to the New York Jets 41-10 loss to the Indianapolis Colts

The New York Jets embarrassed themselves for the second time this season on Monday Night Football, losing to the Indianapolis Colts 41-10. This was a gutless, no show in front of an empty stadium, fully completing the circle back to where this team was two years ago. There is nothing positive to say about what transpired tonight, so let’s rip everybody! 

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Initial Reaction – Competitive Losers: Jets Fall 22-17 To Pats

Joe Caporoso with initial reaction to the New York Jets 22-17 loss to the New England Patriots

The New York Jets showed up today against the New England Patriots, more than you can say for them in many weeks this season. Despite having a chance to grab an upset, they fell late to the Patriots, 22-17 to drop their record to 3-8. There were bright moments but ultimately this loss demonstrated many of the team’s primary problems and why they are going to have a top ten pick this offseason. 

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