Episode 355 – Chronicles of Nania: Mike Maccagnan’s Draft Record

Scott Mason talks to Michael Nania for the latest installment of “Chronicles of Nania” with a deep dive into the draft record of former New York Jets General Manager Mike Maccagnan!

Episode 355 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 into the draft record of former New York Jets General Manager Mike Maccagnan!

Michael goes inside the numbers like only he can to talk about the formula he put together to calculate Maccagnan’s draft record compared to the rest of the NFL during his tenure.  How did Macc do compared to the rest of the league?  What were his relative strengths and weaknesses?

Listen and find out!

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Episode 347 – Memorial Day Weekend Mailbag (Pt 3) w/Chris Nimbley

Scott Mason talks to Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to  answer YOUR questions (part 3).

Episode 347 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 3).

We take YOUR questions about realistic expectations for Le’Veon Bell, why process may matter a lot less than just finding the right guy in the GM search, whether or not to expect any kind of major moves from Adam Gase between now and when the new GM is hired, what’s next for Mike Maccagnan and whether or not he could wind up with a career in television, if there is anybody on the Jets beat who could jump over Dowell Loggains with a running start, over/under on how many times Gase will hit the media with an “Irish goodbye” during postgame pressers this season, favorite all time Jets’ offenses and defenses, and more! 

Note: We had such an overwhelming response to the mailbag and received so many questions that the answers were broken down into multiple parts.  This was part 3.  

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Episode 345 – Jets Reach Out To GM Candidates & Mailbag (Part 1) w/Chris Nimbley

Scott Mason talks to Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to discuss the Jets requesting permission to speak with Philadelphia Eagles VP of Player Personnel Joe Douglas and Chicago Bears Assistant Director of Player Personnel Champ Kelly for Gang Green’s vacant GM opening and answer YOUR questions (part 1).

Episode 345 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 discuss the Jets requesting permission to speak with Philadelphia Eagles VP of Player Personnel Joe Douglas and Chicago Bears Assistant Director of Player Personnel Champ Kelly for Gang Green’s vacant GM opening and answer YOUR questions (part 1).

First, we discuss the Jets making formal requests to interview Douglas and Kelly, what it means, if there is a timeline in place to fill the vacancy, and what Chris is hearing from his sources about who may have the inside track!

Then,  we take YOUR questions about Adam Gase the Alpha Male, Chris’s memories of covering Josh McCown, if we should expect any immediate friction between Gase and Le’Veon Bell, which GM candidates will be confident enough to set pre-conditions and not be worried about Woody Johnson, whether or not Chris got a real sense of how Gregg Williams will be using Jachai Polite based on what was going on at OTAs, how the “Almost Jets” doomed Mike Maccagnan and if his roster building philosophy made any real strategic sense, plus we even throw in a little nod to AEW as we await their big show “Double or Nothing!”

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

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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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Episode 341 – Mailbag (Part 4) w/Chris Nimbley

Scott Mason talks to Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to answer YOUR questions (part 4).

Episode 341 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 4).

We take YOUR questions about how it could even be possible that Christopher Johnson would not have evaluated Mike Maccagnan’s performance sooner, what Joe Douglas’s roster preferences could be if he takes the Jets’ GM job, why the job running Gang Green’s front office was so undesirable before but could be a much more coveted position now, whether Mike Maccagnan was underqualified when he was initially hired, if the Jets should continue to pursue more edge rusher depth, what our favorite breakfast foods are, and more!

Note: We had such an overwhelming response to the mailbag and received so many questions that the answers were broken down into multiple parts.  This was part 4.  

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Episode 340 – Mailbag (Part 3) w/Chris Nimbley

Scott Mason talks to Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to answer YOUR questions (part 3).

Episode 340 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 3).

We take YOUR questions about what the Jets’ plan at RB would have been if Adam Gase got his way, why so many people seem overly concerned about optics, what the team’s plan could be if the rumored plan does not come to fruition, how to now which sports news sources to trust, what could happen if Gase and the new GM butt heads at some point, circumstances in which wearing a fedora is acceptable, and more! 

Note: We had such an overwhelming response to the mailbag and received so many questions that the answers were broken down into multiple parts.  This was part 3.  

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Episode 339 – Mailbag (Part 2) w/Chris Nimbley

Episode 339 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).

Episode 339 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 whether or not Macc would have had the power to block Gase’s initial hiring if he had wanted to, the possibility Gase’s work habits had a significant effect on seeing Macc as expendable, what might happen if enough players end up despising Gase they way they did in Miami, Gase’s philosophy on how to build the offensive line, if the aftermath of what just went down could adversely affect Gregg Williams, a jersey question that may require the expertise of Twitter Legend Paulie Bruzzese, and more! 

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

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Episode 338 – Mailbag (Part 1) w/Chris Nimbley

Scott Mason talks to Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to answer YOUR questions (part 1).

Episode 338 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 whether or not it would be a good idea to give Adam Gase final say over personnel decisions, who was truly responsible for the hiring of Adam Gase, which of the Jets’ UDFAs has the best chance of making the roster, whether the return of a beloved former member of Gang Green could be possible, if hiring a team President to oversee all operations would be wise, how Le’Veon Bell and Adam Gase will work together from here on out, and more! 

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

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Episode 337 – Is Douglas A Done Deal? & Latest News w/Chris Nimbley

Scott Mason talks to Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to discuss the latest news surrounding the New York Jets including where the team stands in its reported pursuit of Philadelphia Eagles VP of Player Personnel Joe Douglas!

Episode 338 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 discuss the latest news surrounding the New York Jets including where the team stands in its reported pursuit of Philadelphia Eagles VP of Player Personnel Joe Douglas!

Chris goes in detail about the latest buzz surrounding the Jets GM search and Douglas in particular, plus Robby Anderson stays, Darron Lee says goodbye, a few former Jets players scratch their heads, Adam Gase attempts to repair his relationship with Le’Veon Bell, more details emerge about the entire Jets power structure situation including the actual hiring of Adam Gase, we learn more about Maccagnan’s tenure with the team including a time he overrode a move Todd Bowles wanted to make, Scott Pioli resigns in Atlanta and whether or not he could be headed to NJ, and more! 

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Episode 336 – The Owner Speaks, But What Is Really Going On? w/Chris Nimbley

Scott Mason talks to Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to discuss the latest news surrounding the major shakeup in the Jets’ front office and what happens from here!

Episode 336 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 discuss the latest news surrounding the major shakeup in the Jets’ front office and what happens from here!

Then Chris goes into great detail about the statements made by acting Jets owner Christopher Johnson, the reaction of Le’Veon Bell, the trade of Darron Lee, who could be on deck to take over the front office, and all the other details that have begun to come to light regarding this shocking situation!

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