The Mekhi Becton Show F/ Connor Rogers, Dwayne Ledford & Mike Sirignano

New TOJ Podcast: Joe Caporoso and Connor Rogers talk the Mekhi Becton pick and James Kuntz interviews two members of Becton’s coaching staff from Louisville…

Joe Caporoso and Connor Rogers grade out the Mekhi Becton pick and talk about his future in a special Badlands preview, then James Kuntz interviews Coach Dwayne Ledford, Offensive Coordinator and Offensive Line Coach at Louisville, and Coach Mike Sirignano, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach at Louisville about Becton’s time in college….

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Author: Joe Caporoso

Joe Caporoso is the Owner and EIC of Turn On The Jets. His writing has been featured in the New York Times, Huffington Post, MMQB and AdWeek. Caporoso played football his entire life, including four years at Muhlenberg as a wide receiver, where he was arguably the slowest receiver to ever start in school history. He is the VP of Social Media at Whistle Sports

New York Jets UDFA Profile – Georgia WR Lawrence Cager

Stephen Russo with a closer look at UDFA WR Lawrence Cager, from Georgia

6’5” and 220 pounds. That’s pretty much all you need to know, right? Well, it may be his size that has created a lot of buzz for undrafted free agent Lawrence Cager, as the Georgia receiver has caught some significant attention following his joining the Jets on Sunday following the conclusion of the NFL draft. Cager clearly brings his size and physicality to the wide receiver position with the Jets, who need bodies to compete and his potential could lead to a surprise roster spot.

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New York Jets UDFA Profile – WR George Campbell

Michael Meegan with a UDFA profile of WR George Campbell, from West Virginia

The sentiment around Joe Douglas’ first NFL Draft class has been rightly positive but I questioned why he did not double dip at receiver in what was heralded as the deepest WR class in years.  Douglas did however make a very intriguing UDFA signing in George Campbell from West Virginia…

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Badlands, Episode 18 – The 2020 New York Jets Draft Grades Extravaganza

Badlands, Episode 18 – Joe Caporoso and Connor Rogers grade out the New York Jets 2020 NFL Draft

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Joe Caporoso and Connor Rogers do 75 ad-free minutes of grading the New York Jets 2020 NFL Draft class…

See Connor’s written grades here

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Author: Joe Caporoso

Joe Caporoso is the Owner and EIC of Turn On The Jets. His writing has been featured in the New York Times, Huffington Post, MMQB and AdWeek. Caporoso played football his entire life, including four years at Muhlenberg as a wide receiver, where he was arguably the slowest receiver to ever start in school history. He is the VP of Social Media at Whistle Sports

The New York Jets 2020 NFL Draft Grade Sheet

Joe Caporoso with a grade sheet for the New York Jets 2020 NFL Draft Class

The New York Jets drafted nine players in the 2020 NFL Draft. Let’s run through all of the picks, throw out some reckless NFL comparisons and assign a ceiling/floor to each…maybe even include some grades, even though day after draft grades are quite stupid.

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Author: Joe Caporoso

Joe Caporoso is the Owner and EIC of Turn On The Jets. His writing has been featured in the New York Times, Huffington Post, MMQB and AdWeek. Caporoso played football his entire life, including four years at Muhlenberg as a wide receiver, where he was arguably the slowest receiver to ever start in school history. He is the VP of Social Media at Whistle Sports

TOJ Podcast – Spit Take, Jets Day Three Draft Picks

New TOJ Podcast: Joe Caporoso and Joe Belic give their initial reaction to the New York Jets day three picks

Joe Caporoso and Joe Belic give their initial reaction to the New York Jets day three picks (Perine, Morgan, Clark, Hall, Mann) and their trade for DB Quincy Wilson 

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Author: Joe Caporoso

Joe Caporoso is the Owner and EIC of Turn On The Jets. His writing has been featured in the New York Times, Huffington Post, MMQB and AdWeek. Caporoso played football his entire life, including four years at Muhlenberg as a wide receiver, where he was arguably the slowest receiver to ever start in school history. He is the VP of Social Media at Whistle Sports

Initial Reaction – New York Jets Trade For CB Quincy Wilson

Joe Belic with initial reaction to the New York Jets trading for CB Quincy Wilson

Once again, Gang Green adds additional talent to its arsenal of defensive players by trading the 211th pick to the Indiana Colts for cornerback Quincy Wilson.  

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Initial Reaction – New York Jets Draft P Braden Mann

Dan Essien with an initial reaction to the New York Jets selecting Texas A&M punter Braden Mann in the 6th round

The New York Jets selected punter Braden Mann from Texas A&M with the 191st pick of the 2020 NFL Draft. The Jets finished off day three by adding a new starting punter on special teams. Mann replaces Lachlan Edwards who punted for the Jets the last four seasons.

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Initial Reaction: New York Jets Select CB Bryce Hall

Greg Armstrong with initiial reaction to the Jets taking CB Bryce Hall in the 5th round…

Hey now! Joe Douglas grabs a steal in the fifth round to help bolster the Jets CB depth. Judging by the reaction of not only Jets Twitter but also scouts, the Jets nailed this pick. (more…)