Episode 720 – X & O Quick Hits: Mekhi Becton Post Draft Film Review (Ft All 22 Breakdown) w/Joe Blewett

Scott Mason talks to JetsXfactor’s Joe Blewett of Blewett’s Blitz for a second in-depth look at the film of Jets’ 2020 first round pick, OT Mekhi Becton! Since the Jets drafted Becton in March, Joe has had the opportunity to watch much more footage of Gang Green’s new left tackle including All 22 video that he previously did not have access to. So has his opinion changed at all?

Episode 720 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to JetsXfactor’s Joe Blewett of Blewett’s Blitz for a post-draft in-depth look at the film of Jets’ 2020 first round pick, OT Mekhi Becton!

Since the Jets drafted Becton in March, Joe has had the opportunity to watch much more footage of Gang Green’s new left tackle including All 22 video that he previously did not have access to.  So has his opinion changed at all?

Topics include:

  1. Is Becton’s technique better than Joe initially thought?
  2. Could Becton’s learning curve in year one be less steep that originally anticipated?
  3. Is Becton a better pass and/or run blocker than Joe believed him to be initially?
  4. How does Becton project both as a rookie and in terms of career trajectory?

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Episode 719 – Mailbag (Part 2) w/Chris Nimbley

Scott Mason talks with Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to answer YOUR mailbag questions (Part 2)!

Episode 719 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks with Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to answer YOUR mailbag questions (Part 2)!

Topics discussed include:

-What is likely to be the Jets’ top draft need in 2021?

-How is Adam Gase generally thought of across the NFL?

-Would Gregg Williams have finished out the 2019 season even stronger than Adam Gase did?

-Is it possible Jets fans’ expectations would be significantly higher for 2020 if Adam Gase was not the coach?

And more!

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Episode 718 – Mailbag (Part 1) w/Chris Nimbley

Scott Mason talks with Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to answer YOUR mailbag questions (Part 1)!

Episode 718 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks with Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to answer YOUR mailbag questions (Part 1)!

Topics discussed include:

-What is more important: having an awesome offensive line or having awesome offensive weapons?

-Could Brian Winters beat out Greg Van Roten for a starting Guard spot?

-With the injury to Barrett Brooks, might the Eagles come calling about a possible trade for a Guard?

-Is it more exciting when a team finds an undrafted free agent that becomes an impactful player as opposed to when they find a late round draft pick who does so?

And more!

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Turn On The Jets 12 Pack – Anything But Adams

Joe Caporoso with a Turn On The Jets 12 Pack of quick thoughts on the anything but the Jamal Adams situation

Welcome back to another edition of the Turn On The Jets 12 Pack. Make sure to subscribe to the TOJ podcast (hit us with a rating!) and subscribe to Badlands!  

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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 – The 2020 Predictions

Joe Belic with optimistic, yet realistic predictions for the New York Jets 2020 season

2020 hasn’t exactly been what many of us envisioned as we counted down the seconds heading into a new year. The Jets have a bumpy runway ahead of them, and all the turbulence around the Jamal Adams situation hasn’t made things smoother. I understand the skepticism surrounding the season and, yes, the roster remains a work in progress. Still, the addition of some key pieces along the offensive line, one of the best slot receivers in the league, a potential future HOF in the backfield, and the return of a specific dynamic playmaker keeps me hopeful. Amidst the turmoil, below are some optimistic yet realistic predictions for the upcoming season.

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Episode 717 – Chronicles of Nania: 100 Reasons to Believe in Sam Darnold

Scott Mason talks with Michael Nania of Jetsxfactor.com for the “Chronicles of Nania” to take an in-depth look at 100 reasons to believe in Sam Darnold!

Episode 717 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks with Michael Nania of Jetsxfactor.com for the “Chronicles of Nania” to take an in-depth look at 100 reasons to believe in Sam Darnold!

Michael discusses his extensive article breaking down 100 reasons to believe in Sam Darnold including everything from Darnold’s ability to throw on the run to the young QB’s strong numbers while under pressure, and much more!

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New York Jets – Potential Trade Packages For Jamal Adams

Charlie Andrade with prospective trade packages for Jamal Adams

Overall, the trade scenarios for Jamal Adams are hard to figure out, especially with the current circumstances under COVID-19. Here is a run through of a few possibilities

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Episode 716 – Jets 2020 Offseason Review w/Jonas Schwartz

Scott Mason talks with SNY Anchor and host of Jets Pre and Post-Game Live Jonas Schwartz about how the NY Jets fared during the 2020 Offseason!

Episode 716 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks with SNY Anchor and host of Jets Pre and Post-Game Live Jonas Schwartz about how the NY Jets fared during the 2020 Offseason!

Jonas discusses where Sam Darnold stands right now and reasonable expectations for him in 2020 now that we know who his supporting cast will be, how Gase’s success ties into Darnold’s level of play, Joe Douglas’ performance in free agency and the draft, where the roster is at right now, and more!

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Under Pressure: Overhauled Jets Offensive Line Needs To Produce In 2020

The New York Jets went 7-9 in 2019 and missed out on the playoffs for the ninth consecutive season. Heading into 2020, head coach Adam Gase is on the hot seat and the team as a whole will look to turn things around, having gone 21-43 over the past four years combined. 

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Badlands, Episode 24 – The Jamal Adams Social Media Farewell Tour

New Badlands: Joe Caporoso and Connor Rogers on the impending end of Jamal Adams time with the New York Jets

Joe Caporoso and Connor Rogers give their perspective on why the New York Jets relationship with Jamal Adams is permanently broken and where the team goes from here. They also discuss why the team made changes to their training staff and Adam Gase’s influence over the organization’s decision making…

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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