What Will New York Jets Offense Look Like in 2017?

Mike McLaughlin looks at John Morton’s time as an Offensive Coordinator at USC and projects what the Jets offense may look like in 2017…

New York Jets Offensive Coordinator John Morton has never held the position before in the NFL. With his experience at this level mostly coming from coaching wide receivers, it is difficult to project what his offense will look like. That’s why I looked at the limited film available from his time as an OC at USC to gain a better understanding of what fans might see on the field…

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New York Jets – 10 Free Agent Targets Under 25

Mike McLaughlin with 10 free agents under 25 years old the New York Jets can target

General manager Mike Maccagnan has made it known that he likes drafting younger players. The thought is that such an individual might be farther from his ceiling than a 23-year-old, fifth-year senior. The article below takes the same philosophy but applies it to free agency. All of the possible targets are under 25. Players under that age but who seem destined to stay with their team such as Le’Veon Bell are not listed. Continue reading “New York Jets – 10 Free Agent Targets Under 25”

Prospects in Bowls: Auburn DE/OLB Carl Lawson

It’s the most wonderful time of the year — bowl season. Not all of the games feature great teams, but every game has a couple of draft prospects. Throughout bowl season, TOJ will be profiling the top draft prospects playing in each game. Michael McLaughlin continues the coverage with a look at Auburn edge rusher Carl Lawson:

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New York Jets – Who is the Leader of the Franchise?

Mike McLaughlin on the New York Jets lack of leadership

Under Mike Maccagnan and Todd Bowles, the New York Jets have heavily invested in the secondary and defensive line. In a passing NFL, that would seem to be a good idea. The short list of examples below, however, illustrate that style of play matters less than creating a culture. 

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