9 players for the New York Jets to consider in the NFL Draft with the 9th pick
The New York Jets currently have the 9th pick in the first round of the NFL Draft. There is speculation swirling that they could also end up with the 13th pick via a trade of Darrelle Revis, yet for now let’s just focus on their definite, singular first round pick. Here are 9 names that make sense for the Jets either with their 9th pick or via a trade down with the 9th pick as the centerpiece. Continue reading “New York Jets NFL Draft – 9 Players For #9”
The 2009 and 2010 NFL Draft is why the New York Jets are rebuilding right now and show the importance of this year’s NFL Draft
To help understand why the New York Jets are in a position where rebuilding is a necessity, it doesn’t take much more than a look at the team’s draft picks from 2009 and 2010. Similar to how strong draft classes in 2006 and 2007 built contenders in 2009 and 2010, poor draft classes in 2009 and 2010 built teams that weren’t playoff caliber in 2011 and 2012, and ultimately need to be rebuilt from the ground up in 2013. Continue reading “New York Jets – 2009 and 2010 NFL Draft Is Why Rebuilding Is Here”
TJ Rosenthal on the New York Jets maneuverings in preparation for the NFL Draft
The Turn On The Jets 12 pack – With thoughts on our embattled quarterback, Mark Sanchez
Today’s Turn On The Jets 12 Pack is dedicated to Mark Sanchez: our lazy, coddled, mentally weak, California hippie, noodle armed quarterback….as most Jets “fans” will call him. On to the 12 pack!
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The TOJ Bag is here to answer your questions on the New York Jets
Welcome to this week’s TOJ Bag, where our staff answers your questions on the New York Jets, NFL, and things somewhat related to both. We are going to run this every Thursday so make sure to send questions in to TOJBagQuestions@gmail.com – On to the questions!
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An analysis of the New York Jets current depth chart
The New York Jets depth chart will still see many changes to it via free agency, the NFL Draft and potential trades. However, let’s take a current look at where they stand, what the common misconceptions are and where the most help is truly needed.
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Five questions for the New York Jets heading into the 2013 NFL Draft
The 2013 NFL Draft is a little less than one month away. Currently, the New York Jets have the 9th overall pick and then a pick in every round following. Obviously that could be subject to change if Darrelle Revis is traded in the next few weeks. There has rarely been a Jets off-season so well shrouded in radio silence than the current one being led by new GM John Idzik. A newly quiet Florham Park makes the Jets approach to the NFL Draft filled with question marks, here are few of the more prominent ones –
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Joe Caporoso muses on the New York Jets after an extended weekend in Las Vegas during March Madness
There is nothing cool about telling somebody you are a New York Jets blogger. When I first met my girlfriend a few years back she would introduce me to her various family and friends by saying this was her boyfriend “the Jets blogger who lives at home with his parents” – so basically this…
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The New York Jets have bolstered their pass rush by signing outside linebacker Antwan Barnes
The New York Jets bolstered their pass rush and improved their currently shaky depth at outside linebacker by signing former San Diego Charger Antwan Barnes. This has been a long rumored move as Barnes has experience in Rex Ryan’s defense from the 2007 and 2008 season when both were in Baltimore. The Jets had expressed interest in Barnes in previous years but were never able to get the deal done.
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The New York Jets signed former Pittsburgh Steelers OL Willie Colon
The New York Jets signed former Pittsburgh Steelers offensive lineman Willie Colon to a 1 year, 1.2 million dollar contract today. Colon had spent his entire career (2006-2011) playing Tackle before moving to Guard last season, where he graded out as a top 15 run blocking Guard and top 25 pass blocking Guard according to Pro Football Focus. However, he was one of the most heavily penalized Guards in the league and did miss some time with injuries.
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