Your New York Jets links for August 14th, 2014…
Much has been made of the New York Jets new look backfield for 2014. Chris Ivory put together a strong 2013 season, pushing 4.6 yards per carry. Enter Chris Johnson: an explosive playmaker with an unbroken string of 1,000 yard seasons. This tandem was expected to provide a formidable one-two punch out of the backfield. But the Jets added an unforeseen piece to the puzzle this offseason when they listed Bilal Powell as a starter along with the aforementioned Ivory and Johnson. What does Powell offer as the third head of this three headed monster?
The New York Jets recently announced an online contest to determine who will lead the J-E-T-S chant throughout the 2014 season. We grabbed a few minutes with VP of Marketing and Fan Engagement Seth Rabinowitz to discuss the idea behind the contest and address any fan concerns. We included a fact sheet about the contest at the bottom of the article:
Joe Malfa with a TOJ New York Jets link dump for August 13th, 2014
Joe Caporoso breaks down a few intriguing personnel groups and formations the New York Jets used against the Colts
Max Marcilla with a TOJ New York Jets link dump for August 12th
Joe Caporoso, Cole Patterson and Dalbin Osorio discuss the New York Jets cornerback situation and preview week 2 of the pre-season
Joe Caporoso predicts the New York Jets 53 man roster heading into week two of the pre-season