Episode 109 – The Road to Sam Darnold with Albert Breer (Part 5)

Scott Mason interviews SI and MMQB Senior Reporter Albert Breer on his incredible investigative piece chronicling the Road to Sam Darnold (part 5)…

Episode 109 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason interviews SI and MMQB Senior Reporter Albert Breer on his incredible investigative piece chronicling the Road to Sam Darnold (part 5).

We continue the three year timeline that led to the Jets’ acquisition of the former USC QB this past April as Albert discusses the inside story on the Jets’ reaction to missing out on Kirk Cousins, Mike Maccagnan’s first ever face to face meeting with Darnold, how the trade up to the #3 pick was finalized, what Jets’ brass thought about Darnold following his pro day, and more!

Play Like A Jet is part of the Turn On The Jets Digital Podcast network…

 

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Episode 107 – The Road to Sam Darnold with Albert Breer (Part 3)

Scott Mason interviews SI and MMQB Senior Reporter Albert Breer on his incredible investigative piece chronicling the Road to Sam Darnold (part 3). We continue the three year timeline that led to the Jets’ acquisition of the former USC QB this past April as Albert discusses the team’s plan to go all in for a QB in the 2018 draft and who was behind it, explains whether or not the Jets were actually trying to tank, describes Mike Maccagnan’s first trips to the west coast to see Darnold during the 2017 season and more! Plus, Scott and John finally reveal the legend of the NY airwaves who will be joining the TOJ Digital lineup and you won’t believe who it is!

Episode 107 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason interviews SI and MMQB Senior Reporter Albert Breer on his incredible investigative piece chronicling the Road to Sam Darnold (part 3).

We continue the three year timeline that led to the Jets’ acquisition of the former USC QB this past April as Albert discusses the team’s plan to go all in for a QB in the 2018 draft and who was behind it, explains whether or not the Jets were actually trying to tank, describes Mike Maccagnan’s first trips to the west coast to see Darnold during the 2017 season and more!

Plus, Scott and John finally reveal the legend of the NY airwaves who will be joining the TOJ Digital lineup and you won’t believe who it is!

Play Like A Jet is part of the Turn On The Jets Digital Podcast network…

 

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Episode 86 – Sam Darnold’s 2017 USC Film with Joe Blewett (Pt 1)

Scott Mason talks to Joe Blewett to preview TOJ’s newest podcast TOJ Film Room with an in-depth look at Sam Darnold’s 2017 USC film! Joe talks his initial impression of Sam Darnold, explains concepts like only he can, and takes us into the TOJ Film Room for an A-Z breakdown of Sam Darnold’s performance against Western Michigan and Stanford!

Episode 86 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Joe Blewett to preview TOJ’s newest podcast TOJ Film Room with an in-depth look at Sam Darnold’s 2017 USC film!

Joe talks his initial impression of Sam Darnold, explains concepts like only he can, and takes us into the TOJ Film Room for an A-Z breakdown of Sam Darnold’s performance against Western Michigan and Stanford!

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New York Jets 2018 Undrafted Free Agent Breakdown

Michael Nania reviews the New York Jets 2018 UDFA class…

Robby Anderson. Wayne Chrebet. Brandon Moore. Damon Harrison. All four of these eventual key Jets contributors did not have their names called in and written on a card by an NFL front office on draft weekend; yet all four have gone on to make names for themselves as an undrafted free agent. Which 2018 Jets UDFAs have the best shot at joining that group?

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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.

NFL Draft 2018 – Striking Gold With Mid-Round Running Backs

Michael Nania on the problem with drafting running backs in the first round of the NFL Draft…

Saquon Barkley’s magic at Penn State has carried over to draft season – and with just two weeks until the NFL Draft, he has the football world considering him not only the best back in the draft, but a potential top two selection. While Barkley certainly possesses a tantalizing array of skills and traits, are NFL teams simply ignoring logic by valuing the running back position that highly?

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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.