Episode 372 – Mailbag (Pt 1) w/Chris Nimbley

Scott Mason talks to Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com for part 1 of the weekend mailbag!

Episode 372 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com for part 1 of the weekend mailbag!

We take YOUR questions about how Joe Douglas will rebuild the Jets’ offensive line, chances Leonard Williams and Robby Anderson get contract extensions, how long Douglas will take to make his mark, who would win a pancake eating contest between Quinnen Williams and Joe Douglas, how likely it is we see another power struggle in the future, calling plays designed to have Darnold throw on the run, and more! 

Note: We had such an overwhelming response to the mailbag and received so many questions that the answers were broken down into three parts.  This was part 1.  

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Episode 362 – Joe Douglas: Ravens Years w/Wola Odeniran/Matt Stevens

Scott Mason talks to Wola Odeniran  and Matthew Stevens of USA Today’s Ravens Wire to discuss the 15 years the new Jets General Manager Joe “Bam Bam” Douglas spent as a member of the Baltimore Ravens organization!

Episode 362 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Wola Odeniran  and Matthew Stevens of USA Today’s Ravens Wire to discuss the 15 years the new Jets General Manager Joe “Bam Bam” Douglas spent as a member of the Baltimore Ravens organization!

Wola and Matthew talk about Douglas’s history in Baltimore, his rise up through the ranks over the course of 15 years, the variety of responsibilities he had, key additions to the Ravens’ roster that were a direct result of Douglas’s work, the culture he developed in with Baltimore, the approach he generally took as a scout, relationships with the coaching staff, front office, and players, some players and front office personnel Douglas may be looking to poach from the Ravens, and more! 

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Episode 343 – What It’s Like Having Adam Gase In Charge w/Travis Wingfield

Scott Mason talks to Locked On Dolphins host Travis Wingfield  about what it was lie when Adam Gase was running the show down in Miami!

Episode 343 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Locked On Dolphins host Travis Wingfield  about what it was lie when Adam Gase was running the show down in Miami!

Travis talks about why everything happening with the Jets right now feels eerily familiar to him, how the power structure worked in Miami, Gase’s philosophy when it comes to building a roster, relationships with players, coaches, and management, what went down with Ryan Tannehill, what Gase paid attention to and neglected, approaches to free agency and the draft, what to expect in terms of Gase’s expectations of his GM, what it will take for somebody to successfully work with Gase, a wild conspiracy theory involving the reasons some believe Gase actively worked to get himself fired from the Dolphins, and more!

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Episode 342 – What’s GM Gase Up To? & Latest News w/Darryl Slater

Scott Mason talks to Darryl Slater of NJ Advance Media to discuss the moves being made by acting Gang Green GM Adam Gase and the rest of the moves surrounding the New York Jets!

Episode 342 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Darryl Slater of NJ Advance Media about the moves being made by acting Gang Green GM Adam Gase and the rest of the moves surrounding the New York Jets!

Darryl discusses Gase’s latest moves such as releasing TE Jordan Leggett and making changes in the scouting department, where the Jets currently stand with their GM search and who could be on the list of candidates, the coach’s first words to the media since the firing of Mike Maccagnan, an old friend recruits a former All Pro down in Tampa, rumors surrounding Le’Veon Bell and Leonard Williams, a former Jets coach weighs in on all the chaos, questions any potential GM will be facing, whether Christopher and Woody Johnson could be a deterrent for any A-list GM candidate, and more!   

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The Jet Take 108: BREAKING NEWS – The Jets Pull Plug on Maccagnan

New TJT! Emergency pod time as Ben and Kyle break down the firing of GM Mike Maccagnan and while the short-term embarrassment may be worth it in the long-run.

The world is on fire and the Jets decided to clean out the front office. HC Adam Gase executes his successful power play and leaves GM Mike Maccagnan without a job. Ben and Kyle discuss the timing of the firing, potential options to replace, and how it could ultimately work out in the long run.

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Episode 333 – Mailbag (Part 2) with Chris Nimbley

Scott Mason talks to Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to answer YOUR questions (part 2).

Episode 333 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to answer YOUR questions (part 2).

We take YOUR questions about where Quinnen Williams ranks in the pantheon of recent top defensive prospects, what Robby Anderson may be like in Adam Gase’s offense, what Dowell Loggains actual role will be, whether or not Mike Maccagnan “wastes” too many draft picks, which player in the 2019 draft the Jets will most regret passing on, who would win in a fight between Mike Francesa and Michael Kay, and more! 

Note: We had such an overwhelming response to the mailbag and received so many questions that the answers were broken down into 2 parts.  This was part 2.  

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Episode 332 – Mailbag (Part 1) with Chris Nimbley

Episode 332 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to answer YOUR questions (part 1).

We take YOUR questions about a possible competitor at Center for Jonathan Harrison, whether or not the Jets may move to NY, a big name wide receiver still on the market that Gang Green could sign, which positions on the team are still the weakest, actions that could be taken if the Macc/Gase situation continues to escalate, why Chris speaks the way he does, and more! 

Note: We had such an overwhelming response to the mailbag and received so many questions that the answers were broken down into 2 parts.  This was part 1.  

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Episode 329 – Chronicles of Nania: Odds The Jets 2019 Draft Class Succeeds

Scott Mason talks to Michael Nania for the latest installment of “Chronicles of Nania” with a deep dive on the New York Jets’ 2019 draft class  & more!

Episode 329 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Michael Nania for the latest installment of “Chronicles of Nania” with a deep dive on the New York Jets’ 2019 draft class  & more!

Michael goes inside the numbers like only he can to talk about the 6 players the Jets drafted – Quinnen Williams, Jachai Polite, Chuma Edoga, Trevon Wesco, Blake Cashman, and Blessuan Austin – and tells us what recent data shows us about their chances for success.

Then we change course to end the show as Michael reveals two really interesting stats he dug up in regard to Sam Darnold throwing AND running the ball! 

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Episode 328 – Le’Veon Bell Discusses His Absence & Latest News w/Darryl Slater

Scott Mason talks to Darryl Slater of NJ Advance Media to talk about Le’Veon Bell discussing his absence from voluntary OTAs, plus all the latest news, notes, and whispers surrounding Gang Green!

Episode 328 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Darryl Slater of NJ Advance Media to talk about Le’Veon Bell discussing his absence from voluntary OTAs, plus all the latest news, notes, and whispers surrounding Gang Green!

Darryl talks about Bell’s explanation for his absence and what teammates said at the United Way dinner, Joe Namath’s comments about the possibility of Sam Darnold having a sophomore slump, why the market for Morris Claiborne and other free agents on the market may begin to heat up, upcoming rookie orientation, the end of the Brandon Silvers era, what Vegas thinks of the Jets’ 2019 playoff chances, and more!

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Episode 326 – How To Handle the Macc vs Gase Firestorm w/Jon Grella

Scott Mason talks to  Jon Grella – a former Communications Director for the Tampa Bay Bucs, Executive Vice President of Public Affairs at the U.S. Travel Association, and current head of the hottest new PR firm in DC, JAG Public Affairs (not to mention former NY Jets ballboy!) – about how the Jets should be handling the firestorm surrounding the rumored turmoil between its General Manager Mike Maccagnan and Head Coach Adam Gase!  

Episode 326 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below.  Scott Mason talks to  Jon Grella – a former Communications Director for the Tampa Bay Bucs, Executive Vice President of Public Affairs at the U.S. Travel Association, and current head of the hottest new PR firm in DC, JAG Public Affairs (not to mention former NY Jets ballboy!) – about how the Jets should be handling the firestorm surrounding the rumored turmoil between its General Manager Mike Maccagnan and Head Coach Adam Gase!  

Jon shares his thoughts on how the story probably got started, who may have been responsible for the leaks and how to try o contain them in the future, how the optics look to outside observers, how a PR staff would work to limit the damage done to the team’s rep, what the team’s best option is going forward as far as stopping this situation from becoming even more of a firestorm in the press, and what Jon did when he was faced with a similar situation during his time in Tampa! 

Plus there may even be some talk of flaming tailgate tables and future pizza reviews!

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