As you may already know, the MetLife Stadium which is located at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey, US, is one of the most amazing American football stadiums ever built. This is also the only National Football League stadium that is the home to two teams, which are the New York Jets and the New York Giants. When it opened on April 10 2010, this second largest stadium in the NFL was known as the New Meadowlands Stadium. The MetLife insurance company that is based in New York acquired the naming rights to the Stadium, back in 2011 for 25 years at the cost of $17 to $20 million annually. Having a construction cost of nearly 1.6 billion makes this Stadium the most expensive one ever built.
2015 New York Jets first round selection Leonard Williams was one of the more prolific players on the college football platform in 2014. Few expected him to be available past the top five picks, as he is regarded as a game changing defender who can step in the trenches instantly.
So what makes Williams so good? Where does he win? Does it all translate to the NFL, where offensive linemen will be longer, faster, and more athletic? Let’s take a look at the National University Holiday Bowl, the last game of Williams’ college career…
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Joe Caporoso and Connor Rogers talk about Darrelle Revis coming back to the New York Jets, answer your free agency questions and talk about what’s next
The latest episode of the Turn On The Jets Podcast! Joe Caporoso and Connor Rogers break down the New York Jets signing Darrelle Revis, Buster Skrine and James Carpenter. They also answer all your free agency questions. What is on the way next for the New York Jets? Find us on Blog Talk Radio or download on I-Tunes!
The New York Jets are currently having one of their worst seasons in history and may have to rely on the NFL draft to put them back in contention next year. If you are an NFL fan, you know the draft can have major implications across the entire league, turning the worst teams into powerhouses and leaving Super Bowl champs to disappear into obscurity next year. Throughout its history, the NFL draft has become more of a game about numbers in a technical way, just like poker.
The Jets lost a thriller to the Bears on Monday night, but after three weeks they now have the top rush defense and second ranked overall defense in the NFL. Who stood out? What was the underrated highlight of the night? And of course, time to hand out awards… Continue reading “New York Jets – Reviewing the Defense – Week 3”
It is the “slow season” for not only the New York Jets, but the entire NFL. After a long draft season and overall offseason, I usually take a break this time of the year. This year is different though. Continue reading “Morning Cup Of Coffee: Jets Expresso Shot”
With the 213th pick in the 2014 NFL Draft the New York Jets selected Tajh Boyd, Quarterback, Clemson.
With the 210th pick in the 2014 NFL Draft the New York Jets selected Ik Enemkpali, Linebacker, Louisiana Tech.
With The 209th pick in the 2014 NFL Draft, the Jets have selected Nebraska wide receiver Quincy Enunwa.
With the 195th pick in the 2014 NFL Draft, the New York Jets have selected Northwestern Missouri State cornerback Brandon Dixon.