The New York Jets added second year cornerback Leon McFadden to their 53 man roster on Sunday, releasing LeQuan Lewis to make room. McFadden was a Cleveland Browns third round pick out of San Diego State in 2013. After one season where he played in all 16 of their games (starting two), they let McFadden go.
Although this seems ridiculously early (and concerning) to give up on a third round pick, Cleveland’s cornerback situation was a numbers game and McFadden did not perform up to par. Although his young career has been relatively underwhelming, it is quite clear why the Jets added him to their secondary. Let’s take a look… Continue reading
The New York Jets made their roster cuts yesterday, trimming the roster down to 53 players. Remember, on this day last season Kahlil Bell, Danny Lansanah, Graham Harrell, Ricky Sapp and Josh Mauga all “made the team,” a cautionary reminder that the roster is going to change in the next 48 hours via the waiver wire, releases and trades. Let’s take a quick look at where the Jets are at right now…
Welcome back to the TOJ 12 Pack. We are only 9 days away from the New York Jets kicking off against the Oakland Raiders (!) – If you will be on the road this season, make sure to utilize NimbleTV to catch all your Jets action.
For today’s 12 Pack, we are going to break down the team’s offensive philosophy for 2014…