Episode 498 – Jets/Giants Week & Everything You Need To Know About the Giants w/John Schmeelk

Scott Mason talks to Giants.com reporter John Schmeelk for a look at everything you need to know about the New York Giants and Jets/Giants week as we head into the battle for New York at MetLife Stadium this Sunday!

Episode 498 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Giants.com reporter John Schmeelk for a look at everything you need to know about the New York Giants and Jets/Giants week as we head into the battle for New York at MetLife Stadium this Sunday!

John takes us inside Big Blue and gives us insight into topics such as:

-Why the Giants unexpectedly acquired Leonard Williams and what Leonard’s thoughts were on being traded from one New York team to another

-The weapons in the Giants passing game

– The impact Saquon Barkley has on the Giants offense, how the team gameplans around him, and why Big Blue decided to draft him over Sam Darnold

– The ups and downs of Daniel Jones and what the Jets should do to try to neutralize the young quarterback

-How Jones compares to Darnold and how the Giants may look to attack the Jets’ second-year QB

-What Darnold and Jones can both do to exploit each team’s weak cornerbacks

-Strengths and weaknesses of the Giants front seven and what to expect from them Sunday

-Which Giants are suffering from injuries

-Predictions for how the game will turn out, what percentage of the crowd will be Giants fans, and whether or not Giants fans will join in on the inevitable “Fire Gase!” chants

and more!

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Know Your Foe Preview – Scouting the Miami Dolphins’ Offseason

Michael Nania breaks down the Miami Dolphins 2018 offseason in this week’s Know Your Foe…

Coming this regular season, I will be hosting a weekly podcast centered around the dissection of the New York Jets’ opponent each week; featuring guests from the opposing perspective, in-depth looks into opposing teams’ strengths and weaknesses on film, compelling statistical nuggets, matchups to watch out for, and plenty more! To preview the show, each week leading up to the season I’ll recap the offseason of one of the Jets’ opponents; this week, we look at the rival Miami Dolphins.

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Author: Michael Nania

You can follow me on Twitter @Michael_Nania. I'll be hosting the weekly Jets opponent preview podcast, Know Your Foe, starting with the 2018 regular season. I've been writing for Turn On The Jets since January 2018, and you can also check out more of my work on the Jets over at Gang Green Nation.

New York Jets Opponent Spotlight: Cincinnati Bengals

David Aitken breaks down the Cincinnati Bengals. How can the New York Jets score an upset in week 1?

It’s here. 252 days after the Jets ended last season in incredible disappointment, the 2016 season begins by welcoming the Cincinnati Bengals to Metlife Stadium. A much tougher looking schedule on paper starts with a Bengals team that has made the playoffs six of the last seven seasons. Here I’ll dive into some changes the Bengals have dealt with, some talking points specific to this matchup, and Bengals overall season outlook.

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New York Jets Opponent Spotlight: Buffalo Bills

David Aitken breaks down the New York Jets week 17 opponent, the Buffalo Bills

With a win-and-in scenario in front of the Jets in Week 17, the only thing standing in the team’s way is former coach Rex Ryan and his Bills team that already beat the Jets earlier this year. For the Bills it has been a tough season of nearly’s, almost’s, soaring highs and crushing lows that are all too familiar. Below I’ll look at Buffalo’s main talking points including their role as spoiler, the good and the bad of Ryan’s first season impact, and what might be his last chance to get it right as a head coach next season.

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New York Jets Opponent Spotlight: New England Patriots

David Aitken with an opponent spotlight on the New England Patriots, the New York Jets week 16 opponent

The Evil Empire makes their way to Metlife Stadium this Sunday in a game of huge importance for both teams. Here’s a look at some key talking points for the Patriots, including their unfortunately strong Super Bowl prospects, some hope for this Sunday, and what the future may have in store.

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New York Jets Opponent Spotlight: Dallas Cowboys

David Aitken takes a closer look at the 4-9 Dallas Cowboys, the New York Jets week 15 opponent

The New York Jets take their first ever trip to Jerry World to play their second Thursday Night Football match-up of the season…on Saturday night. Since everybody loves hearing about the Cowboys win, lose or draw, here are five interesting topics that define the team’s recent past, present and future. Continue reading “New York Jets Opponent Spotlight: Dallas Cowboys”