Episode 382 – Manish Unleashed (Pt 4): Narratives & Clicks

Scott Mason talks to Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News for part 4 of a multi part series discussing the life and times of the Jets’ most controversial beat reporter!

Episode 382 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News for part 4 of a multi part series discussing the life and times of the Jets’ most controversial beat reporter!

Manish talks about the perception that he drives narratives including stories he wrote about Darrelle Revis and Mitchell Trubisky, how he tries to balance a story when most of his information comes from one side, what he does to try to keep his reporting at a high standard instead of becoming pure clickbait in a clickbait world, and more! 

Note: This was the 4th and final part of a multi-part series we are calling “Manish Unleashed” with the previous 3 parts available in the Play Like A Jet archives.  

Play Like A Jet is part of the Turn On The Jets Digital Podcast network…… 

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Episode 375 – Manish Unleashed (Pt 3): Feuds, Agendas, & Marrone

Scott Mason talks to Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News for part 3 of a multi part series discussing the life and times of the Jets’ most controversial beat reporter!

Episode 375 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News for part 3 of a multi part series discussing the life and times of the Jets’ most controversial beat reporter!

Manish talks about his perceived “feuds” with other writers on the beat, the perception that he pushes agendas, and we go in-depth on everything surrounding the infamous Doug Marrone story!

Note: This was part 3 of a multi-part series we are calling “Manish Unleashed” with the 4th and final part to be released next week.  

Play Like A Jet is part of the Turn On The Jets Digital Podcast network…… 

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Episode 368 – Manish Unleashed (Pt 2): The Journey & The Persona

Scott Mason talks to Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News for part 2 of a multi part series discussing the life and times of the Jets’ most controversial beat reporter!

Episode 368 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News for part 2 of a multi part series discussing the life and times of the Jets’ most controversial beat reporter!

Manish talks about his his journey from young sports fan to Daily News beat reporter & columnist including what he really wanted to do for a living and which prominent NY sports writer was offered his current job before he was, what it has been like covering the team the past decade, how his public persona developed and whether or not there is a bit of a pro wrestling element to it, how he walks the fine line of being both a beat reporter and columnist, and we begin delving into his biggest controversies by discussing the infamous tweet he sent out last offseason about former New York Jet, Muhammad Wilkerson!

Note: This was part 2 of a multi-part series we are calling “Manish Unleashed” with part 3 to be released next week.  In future episodes of this series, Manish will talk about a variety of subjects including his penchant for controversy, perceived feuds, and he will answer criticism of some of his most infamous moments on the Jets beat!  

Play Like A Jet is part of the Turn On The Jets Digital Podcast network…… 

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Episode 361 – Manish Unleashed Pt 1: What Happened At Florham Park?

Scott Mason talks to Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News for part 1 of a multi part series discussing the life and times of the Jets’ most controversial beat reporter!

Episode 361 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News for part 1 of a multi part series discussing the life and times of the Jets’ most controversial beat reporter!

Manish talks about the famous “200% wrong” declaration involving the reports that Mike Maccagnan’s job was in jeopardy, what he thinks caused him to end up being on the wrong end of that issue, his thoughts on the perception that he was in Mike Maccagnan’s back pocket and how his recent Twitter outbursts may have helped to further feed that perception, the real story of how everything actually went down between Mike Maccagnan, Adam Gase, and Christopher Johnson including an interesting tidbit about Woody Johnson, and more!

Note: This was part 1 of a multi-part series we are calling “Manish Unleashed” with part 2 to be released next week.  In future episodes of this series, Manish will talk about a variety of subjects including what drew him to reporting in the first place, the road that led him to the New York Daily News, his penchant for controversy, and he will answer criticism of some of his most infamous moments on the Jets beat!  

Play Like A Jet is part of the Turn On The Jets Digital Podcast network…… 

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The Jet Take 100: The State of the New York Jets ft. Manish Mehta

New TJT! 100th episode special featuring Manish Mehta, who gives the behind the scenes on the current state of the New York Jets.

In our 100th *published* episode Ben Blessington and Kyle Fahey are joined by Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News who tells all on the future of Todd Bowles, Mike Maccagnan, Sam Darnold and more! Was this regime set-up for failure? Was Maccagnan too impressionable? Who are potential head coaches the New York Jets could target? Will the Jets go for the east coast version of Goff/Gurley and pursue Le’veon Bell? All of this and more, thank you!

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Author: Ben Blessington

Host of @TheJetTake, rabid New York Jets fan, Kyle Fahey's babysitter.

The Jet Take Podcast – EXCLUSIVE Interview with Manish Mehta of the NYDN

New TJT Podcast: Kyle Fahey and Ben Blessington are joined by Manish Mehta of the NYDN to break down everything happening at New York Jets’Training Camp…

In this special bonus interview The Jet Take podcast, Kyle Fahey and Ben Blessington are joined by Manish Mehta of the NYDN to break down everything happening at New York Jets Training Camp. Covering the behind the scenes of Sam Darnold’s hold-out, his observations from the New York Jets’ first four Training Camp practices, the positive vibes surrounding One Jets Drive, and more!

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Author: Ben Blessington

Host of @TheJetTake, rabid New York Jets fan, Kyle Fahey's babysitter.