Episode 635 – 2020 NFL Draft Prospect Overview w/Rivals.com National Reruiting Director Mike Farrell

Scott Mason talks to Rivals.com National Recruiting Director Mike Farrell for an in-depth discussion on the 2020 NFL Draft!

Episode 635 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Rivals.com National Recruiting Director Mike Farrell for an in-depth discussion on the 2020 NFL Draft!

Mike discusses the 4 players most commonly thought to be in the mix for the Jets at #11 overall: Mekhi Becton, Tristan Wirfs, Jedrick Wills, and Andrew Thomas, and then goes position by position sharing his thoughts on some of the top prospects the Jets could target in a trade down or with their picks in the later rounds.

Mike has been the Godfather of College Football recruiting for almost 25 years, so his insight into these players is especially insightful!

 

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Episode 634 – Midweek with Manish: Mock Draft 1.0 with a Twist & Who is on the Chopping Block?

Scott Mason talks to Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News for a midweek look at all the latest news surrounding the New York Jets!

Episode 634 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 a midweek look at all the latest news surrounding the New York Jets!

This week, Manish discusses some new arrivals, players who could be on the chopping block, the bizarre Marqui Christian situation, and then unveils his first mock draft of the offseason with a twist ending you may not see coming!

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

 

Episode 633 – X & O Quick Hits: Mekhi Becton Film Review w/Joe Blewett

Scott Mason talks to JetsXfactor’s Joe Blewett of Blewett’s Blitz for an in-depth film review of one of the top prospects in the 2020 NFL Draft, Louisville Offensive Tackle Mekhi Becton!

Episode 633 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 an in-depth film review of one of the top prospects in the 2020 NFL Draft, Louisville Offensive Tackle Mekhi Becton!

Topics include:

  1. Becton’s positives and negatives as a pass rusher and run defender
  2. Allen’sBecton’s ceiling and floor
  3. How Becton would fit on the Jets’ offensive line and in Frank Pollack’s scheme
  4. Based on the film, should the Jets consider drafting Becton at #11 overall if he is available?

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Episode 632 – Getting to Know Mekhi Becton w/Cameron Teague Robinson

Scott Mason talks to Cameron Teague Robinson of the Courier Journal to discuss the Louisville Career of Offensive Tackle Mekhi Becton!

Episode 632 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Cameron Teague Robinson of the Courier Journal to discuss the Louisville career of Offensive Tackle Mekhi Becton!

We go beyond the film on Mekhi Becton as Cameron talks about the Louisville tackle’s background and what he is like as a person, Becton’s ongoing development as a player, what it was like to see the offensive lineman’s freakish size and athleticism up close, the relationship between the young offensive tackle and his coaches, teammates and local community, whether or not Becton would be a good fit in New York, and more!

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New York Jets – The Case For Trading Up In The NFL Draft

James Kuntz makes the case on the New York Jets trading up in the NFL Draft

One of the least mentioned, but most important, takeaways from free agency is the Jets’ perilous position in the 2020 Draft. There are currently five teams picking above the Jets that could potentially take an Offensive Tackle:

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Episode 631 – Mailbag (Part 2) w/Chris Nimbley

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

Episode 631 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to answer YOUR mailbag questions (Part 2)!

Topics discussed include:

-Whether or not Joe Douglas is hoarding cash to potentially make a big move

-Which realistic roster upgrades could still be made outside of the draft 

-Favorite Jets move during free agency

-If Douglas is signing players to one year deals to potentially clear the deck for 2021

And more!

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Episode 630 – Mailbag (Part 1) w/Chris Nimbley

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

Episode 630 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to answer YOUR mailbag questions (Part 1)!

Topics discussed include:

-Who had the most say in letting Robby Anderson walk

-Top positional needs in the draft for the Jets as free agency concludes

-Which draft prospects could provide the Jets with the best trade down options if still on the board at #11

-Whether or not those critical of Joe Douglas not going for higher profile free agents on the offensive line are being a bit too harsh

And more!

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There’s Always Next Year w/Brian Bassett – Post Free Agency Extravaganza!

Join Brian Bassett and pals Travis Milton and Josh Conrad as “Play Like A Jet” presents a very special post free agency extravaganza episode of “There’s Always Next Year!” Brian, Travis, and Josh return from a long break to talk about what has been going on in their lives since the season ended and then they get into their thoughts on the Jets’ free agency moves, the job the team’s general manager Joe Douglas has done so far, ideas for what else the Jets should do going forward, look ahead to next month’s NFL Draft, and more!

The OG of Jets podcasts is back! Join Brian Bassett and pals Travis Milton and Josh Conrad as “Play Like A Jet” presents a very special post free agency extravaganza episode of “There’s Always Next Year!”

Brian, Travis, and Josh return from a long break to talk about what has  been going on in their lives since the season ended and then they get into their thoughts on the Jets’ free agency moves, the job the team’s general manager Joe Douglas has done so far, ideas for what else the Jets should do going forward, look ahead to next month’s NFL Draft, and some Golden Girls talk, too!

Play Like A Jet presents “There’s Always Next Year” is a part of the Turn on the Jets Digital network…….

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New York Jets, NFL Draft 2020 – Full 7 Round Mock Draft

Mock drafts have emerged as the lifeblood of the draft season craze. Various scenarios can, in a heartbeat, not only make one feel uplifted but also discouraged. With that said, I hope this particular piece evokes the former and leaves you with an optimistic view of what’s to come.

Note: I understand most fans, including myself, covet the “Big Four,” but we need to prepare for the likelihood that they won’t be available. In this particular outline, I have the Jets trading down. While I recognize it might not be the desired option by some, it yields the Jets some extra picks and the ability to address other needs.

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New York Jets NFL Draft – All The Joe Douglas Quotes

James Kuntz aggregates everything important Joe Douglas has said about how he will handle the 2020 NFL Draft

Given the widespread speculation about the Jets’ intentions entering the Draft, I thought it would be useful to review every one of Joe Douglas’ press conferences since becoming GM of the Jets to see what his intentions are for the  Draft. Below you’ll find quotations culled from four of Joe Douglas’ press conferences over the last year that indicate how he will draft. It is worth noting that while Douglas held more than four press conferences since becoming GM, he only spoke about the Draft in these four.

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