2017 NFL Draft – Mock Draft 3.0

Joe Malfa with a mock for the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft

With the NFL Scouting Combine in the rear-view and the dust clearing in free agency,  Joe Malfa put together his third mock draft of the season.

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New York Jets – Is Taking A Tight End At #6 Insane?

Joe Caporoso on if it is insane for the New York Jets to consider a tight end with the 6th overall pick…

The possibility of the New York Jets drafting tight end OJ Howard with the 6th overall pick has picked up steam recently across mock drafts, articles and the always entertaining, civil discussion Twitter.com. 

This begs the question, is it insane to take a tight end with the 6th overall pick? 

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TOJ Pick Six – In The Trenches Edition, 2017 NFL Draft

Dalbin Osorio with a TOJ Pick Six on offensive and defensive linemen in the 2017 NFL Draft the New York Jets could target

For this week’s #PickSix, i’ll be going in the trenches to rank six offensive and defensive linemen in the 2017 NFL Draft the New York Jets could target. Some may think they don’t need to add players on either side, but this is a team that could stand to add depth. For clarification, this will not include EDGEs because to me, that has evolved into its own position group…

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PrimeSport Turn On The Jets 12 Pack – 2017 NFL Draft Thoughts

Joe Caporoso with a Turn On The Jets 12 Pack of thoughts on prospects regularly associated with the New York Jets

Welcome back to another edition of the Turn On The Jets 12 Pack, brought to you by PrimeSport, official sponsor of the New York Jets and the NCAA. Grab your tickets to the 2017 Men’s Tournament right here

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Ep 2 – Deshaun Watson, Sidney Jones, Joe Mixon, Jets Targets?

Episode 2 of Draft SZN: Dalbin Osorio and Jeff Lloyd talk Sidney Jones, Deshaun Watson, Joe Mixon and each highlight a player the New York Jets can target…

Dalbin Osorio and Jeff Lloyd talk the biggest draft stories of the week: Sidney Jones injury, Deshaun Watson’s velocity concerns. Joe Mixon and Dede Westbrook workouts. Also, they take listener questions and highlight a target for the New York Jets in this NFL Draft…
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2017 NFL Draft – Mock Draft 1.0

Kevin Zielaznicki gives his mock of the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft…

With the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine in the books and the first wave of free agents signed, many mock drafts are looking way different then they did a week ago. The 2017 NFL Draft is less than 50 days away and there is a ton of uncertainty about the top 10 selections due to the abundance of talent. Who will draft the first quarterback? Where will Leonard Fournette go? What will the Jets do?

Check out my predictions for the first round in my first 2017 mock draft.

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New York Jets – Five Picks That Could End Round 2 Curse

Ryan Marcone on five second round targets for the New York Jets in the 2017 NFL Draft

For many fans, few things sum up the ineptitude of the modern era and serve as a metaphor for the dysfunction of the organization as a whole better than the recent curse of second round draft picks going bust. Since 2001, the dubious honor has gone to the likes of Mike Nugent, Kellen Clemens, Vlad Ducasse, Stephen Hill, and most recently Devin Smith and Christian Hackenberg.

Considering the rule of thumb that players taken in the first four rounds should eventually be developed into starters, and players taken in rounds one and two should be significant contributors from their rookie year, this is a major problem. It’s gotten to the point where fans are unsure if the Jets just pick bad players in Round 2, or if players become bad because the Jets picked them in Round 2. But luckily for the Jets, this year’s draft class is exceptionally deep, so there are several players who may be on the board that can end the losing streak. Here are my choices for Pick 39. Continue reading “New York Jets – Five Picks That Could End Round 2 Curse”

New York Jets: Offseason Do’s and Don’t’s

David Aitken on the DOs and DONTs for the New York Jets this offseason

The Jets have cleared plenty of cap space, and later this week we’ll see how they intend to spend it. The early signs point to ditching the “competitive rebuild” in favor of an approach that puts resources into getting better beyond 2017. Here’s what I would like to see in order to get the Jets back on track.

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New York Jets – How Will They Approach NFL Draft?

Scott Mason on the New York Jets approach to the NFL Draft in 2017…

Regardless of what the Jets do in free agency, it is crucial they hit on a high percentage of their draft picks, because that is what all of the best teams do. The Steelers, Seahawks, Packers, Ravens, and Patriots are all examples of perennial contenders who make the occasional free agent splash but understand that there four days in April that make or break the long-term health of a franchise.

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2017 NFL Draft – Mock Draft 2.0

Joe Malfa with a full first round mock for the 2017 NFL Draft….

With the NFL Scouting Combine coming up later this week,  Joe Malfa put together his second mock draft of the season.

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