Episode 354 – Meet the Candidates: Terry Fontenot

Scott Mason talks to Alec Salas  of Allsaintsconsidered.com and the All Saints Considered podcast about the general manager candidacy of New Orleans Saints Director of Pro Personnel, Terry Fontenot.

Episode 354 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Alec Salas  of Allsaintsconsidered.com and the All Saints Considered podcast about the general manager candidacy of New Orleans Saints Director of Pro Personnel, Terry Fontenot.

Alec explains Fontenot’s rise up the ranks in the Saints organization over the past 16 years, how Fontenot’s role has changed over the years and what it is currently, how he is thought of in the organization, his relationships with GM Mickey Loomis and the front office as well Sean Payton and his coaching staff, his philosophy for building a roster, how his role has expanded the last three years and what that has meant for the Saints’ drafts, key free agency moves, whether or not he would ultimately want the Jets job and what it might take for the Jets to land him, what his track record says about whether or not he would be a good fit for the job, if it is possible he could wind up with the Jets even if he does not land the GM job, and more!

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Episode 351 – Meet the Candidates: Champ Kelly

Scott Mason talks to Zack Pearson  of BearReport.com and the Bear Report podcast about the general manager candidacy of Chicago Bears Assistant Director of Player Personnel, Champ Kelly.

Episode 351 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Zack Pearson  of BearReport.com and the Bear Report podcast about the general manager candidacy of Chicago Bears Assistant Director of Player Personnel, Champ Kelly.

Zack explains the circumstances that brought Kelly to Chicago, what Kelly’s role has been, how he is thought of in the organization, his relationships with GM Ryan Pace as well as the front office and coaching staff, his philosophy for building a roster, key draft and free agency moves, how far the Bears might go to try to keep him, whether or not he would ultimately want the Jets job and what it might take for the Jets to land him, what his track record says about whether or not he would be a good fit for the job, and more!

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Episode 349 – Meet the Candidates: George Paton

Scott Mason talks to Arif Hasan  who covers the Vikings for The Athletic about the general manager candidacy of Minnesota Assistant General Manager George Paton.

Episode 349 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Arif Hasan  who covers the Vikings for The Athletic about the general manager candidacy of Minnesota Assistant General Manager George Paton.

Arif explains the circumstances that brought Paton to Minnesota, what Paton’s role has been, how he is thought of in the organization, his long association with GM Rick Spielman, how he gets along with the front office and coaching staff, his philosophy for building a roster, key draft and free agency moves, how far the Vikings might go to try to keep him, why he turned the Jets down twice in the past and what might be different this time, whether or not he would ultimately want the Jets job and what it might take for the Jets to land him, what his track record says about whether or not he would be a good fit for the job, and more!

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Episode 348 – Meet the Candidates: Joe Douglas

Scott Mason talks to Vince Quinn  of WIP Sports Radio in Philadelphia and the Go Birds podcast  about the general manager candidacy of Eagles VP of Player Personnel, Joe Douglas.

Episode 348 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Vince Quinn  of WIP Sports Radio in Philadelphia and the Go Birds podcast about the general manager candidacy of Eagles VP of Player Personnel, Joe Douglas.

Vince explains the circumstances that brought Douglas to Philadelphia, what Douglas’s role has been, how he is thought of in the organization, his relationships with GM Howie Roseman as well as the front office and coaching staff, his philosophy for building a roster, key draft and free agency moves, how far the Eagles might go to try to keep him, whether or not he would ultimately want the Jets job and what it might take for the Jets to land him, what his track record says about whether or not he would be a good fit for the job, and more!

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Episode 213 – Meet the Candidates: Adam Gase

Scott Mason talks to Locked On Dolphins host Travis Wingfield  about the head coaching candidacy of former Miami Dolphins head coach Adam Gase.

Episode 213 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 the head coaching candidacy of former Miami Dolphins head coach Adam Gase.

Travis tells us everything we need to know about Gase’s tenure with the Dolphins: We talk the positives, the negatives, his relationship with his staff, in-game and roster management,offensive schemes, how he would fit with Sam Darnold, his personality, what his players thought about him, a wild conspiracy, and more!

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Episode 212 – Meet the Candidates: Matt Rhule

Scott Mason talks to Owlscoop.com editor John DiCarlo  and SicEmSports publisher Kevin Lonnquist  about the head coaching candidacy of former Temple head coach and current Baylor head coach Matt Rhule.

Episode 212 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Owlscoop.com editor John DiCarlo  and SicEmSports publisher Kevin Lonnquist  about the head coaching candidacy of former Temple head coach and current Baylor head coach Matt Rhule.

First, John tells us everything we need to know about Rhule’s time at Temple: We talk how Rhule first got started as an assistant, why he left to go to the New York Giants, why he returned to Temple as head coach, the ins and outs of his coaching style as both an assistant and a head coach, player development including a some stories about current Jets star and former Temple WR Robby Anderson, relationship with coaches, how Rhule helped turn the program around and ultimately why he left for Baylor.

Then we will hear from Kevin who talks all about the mess Rhule walked into at Baylor, how he turned things around in such a short period of time, creative recruiting methods, relationships with players, ability to build a strong support system and see the bigger picture as a CEO, and whether or not he thinks Rhule could succeed as a head coach at the NFL level.

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