Joe Caporoso on the New York Jets signing quarterback Josh McCown
The New York Jets signed quarterback Josh McCown to 1 year, 6 million dollar contract today, running back their 2016 strategy at the position. This strategy concedes their young quarterbacks are likely not ready to play, paying an old, mediocre quarterback for 1 year and pegging him as an ideal mentor and bridge to the future.
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A running blog of day two of the NFL league year, tracking New York Jets news and updates…
A running blog on the first day of the NFL league year, covering any moves made by the New York Jets and other news around the NFL…
Despite a flurry of moves during the tampering period (none made by the New York Jets), the league year officially opens today. Keep checking this article throughout the day for news and analysis on all moves around the league. Whatever writer leaves an update, he/she will follow with a link to their Twitter handle for more thoughts…
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Alex Kacyznski on the New York Jets primary three remaining needs in free agency
Alex Kaczynski runs through the New York Jets three primary remaining needs in free agency, as the market continues to thin out…
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Joe Caporoso with a closer look at New York Jets nose tackle Steve McLendon, with insight from Dave Bryan of Steelers Depot
The New York Jets recently signed nose tackle Steve McLendon to a 3 year, 10.5 million dollar contract with 4 million guaranteed. He is expected to be the primary replacement for the departed Damon Harrison, along with second year player Deon Simon. McLendon is 30 years old and coming off six seasons with the Pittsburgh Steelers, where he began his career as an undrafted free agent. Let’s take a closer look at McLendon with a huge help from our friend Dave Bryan at Steelers Depot…
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Joe Caporoso on the cap strapped New York Jets and the waiting game they are currently sitting through…
It has been a relatively quiet 2016 offseason for the New York Jets. Things are unlikely to change until they find a way to create breathing room in their salary cap situation. Currently, only the New Orleans Saints have less available money. When the Jets officially file deals for recently signed defensive linemen Steve McLendon and Jarvis Jenkins, the amount will only get lower.
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Dalbin Osorio with a TOJ Pick Six of free agents the New York Jets should still consider
As we await news on who exactly will be throwing out of the shotgun to a five wide set that has Brandon Marshall, Eric Decker, Matt Forte, Bilal Powell, and either Devin Smith, Jace Amaro, or Quincy Enunwa, we decided to look at the six best free agents that the Jets should sign. Beneath the individual’s stats, you’ll see a reason for the signing as well as how the signing would impact the Jets potential draft plans. Keep in mind, these moves are made with the belief that the Jets have an offer ready for Muhammad Wilkerson, will not bring back Ryan Fitzpatrick at his current salary demands, and that D’Brickashaw Ferguson is released. Let’s get to it…
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A running blog of the New York Jets free agency activity on March 10th…
The New York Jets are off to an active start in free agency today. Follow along with all the action below and catch up on the past two days right here. You can also listen to our latest podcast and read more on yesterday’s signing of Matt Forte..
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Joe Caporoso and Connor Rogers review all the week one league year action for the New York Jets
Joe Caporoso and Connor Rogers are back with a new episode of the Turn On The Jets podcast, breaking down all the week one action in the league year.
- NFL Free Agency Recap
- Welcome to New York, Matt Forte
- What the hell is going to happen at quarterback?
- “Just Stop” – Worst Jets rumors/ideas of the past week
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The New York Jets have signed free agent running back Matt Forte
The New York Jets made their first big move of the 2016 offseason by acquiring Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte in free agency. We are still waiting on specific contract numbers but the addition will be a big boost to a Jets backfield that lost Chris Ivory yesterday. Forte is a textbook fit in Chan Gailey’s offense and gives the Jets a weapon in both the run and passing game.
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