A Closer Look at Sheldon Richardson and the Jets Defense

Mike Nolan takes a deeper look at New York Jets draft pick Sheldon Richardson to see where he fits in Rex Ryan’s defense

The Jets’ second first round pick last night left a lot of people scratching their heads.  The concern wasn’t focused on Sheldon Richardson’s talent, but focused on the fact that they selected a defensive lineman in the first round for the third straight year despite more urgent needs at other positions. No matter what you think about the selection, it’s important to take a look at what Richardson could bring to the Jets defense before completely passing judgment. Continue reading “A Closer Look at Sheldon Richardson and the Jets Defense”

New York Jets Draft – Dee Milliner Thoughts, Predictions For Tonight

A few more thoughts on the New York Jets selection of Dee MIlliner and predictions for who they could target tonight

A few quick thoughts on the New York Jets selection of Alabama cornerback Dee Milliner with the 9th overall pick, along with a few predictions for tonight

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Initial Reaction – New York Jets First Round Selections – DEFENSE!

Initial reaction to the New York Jets selecting Dee Milliner and Sheldon Richardson in the first round

Are we so sure that Rex Ryan is a lame duck coach who has no influence in Florham Park anymore? Tonight felt an awful lot like many previous drafts with Rex Ryan as the head coach, as the New York Jets selected a defensive lineman in the first round for the third straight year and added a cornerback in the first round for the second time in three years.

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Turn On The Jets Live 2013 NFL Draft Coverage

The Turn On The Jets staff live covers the 2013 NFL Draft

The Turn On The Jets staff live covers the 2013 NFL Draft right here. Follow below!

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NFL Draft Big Board – Final Edition

Chris Gross with the final edition of the Turn On The Jets big board for the 2013 NFL Draft.

With the 2013 NFL Draft just hours away, we bring you our final Big Board here at Turn On The Jets. You already know everything you need to about this year’s draft class, so for this edition, we will list our top 32 prospects. Enjoy the draft, everyone!

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NFL Draft 2013 – Joe Caporoso’s First (And Last) Mock Draft

Joe Caporoso submits his only mock draft for the 2013 NFL Draft

I couldn’t let this NFL Draft season pass without at least getting one mock draft of my own in…bring on your ridicule!  Continue reading “NFL Draft 2013 – Joe Caporoso’s First (And Last) Mock Draft”

2013 NFL Draft – Positional Rankings: Offensive Line

Mike Nolan ranks the top ten offensive line prospects in the 2013 NFL Draft.

During the ramp up to the 2013 NFL Draft, our draft team has been doing a series of positional rankings that will highlight the top 10 players in this year’s draft, by position. Today, we continue with a look at our top 10 offensive linemen prospects. Be sure to check our previous installments of our top 10 defensive tackle prospects, top 10 outside linebacker prospects, top 10 inside linebacker prospects, top 10 quarterback prospects and top 10 defensive end prospects

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New York Jets Perfect World Draft

Mike Donnelly gives the New York Jets best case scenario for the 9th and 13th pick

It’s nearly impossible–no it IS impossible–to accurately predict what every team in the draft is going to do when Roger Goodell takes the podium (BOOO!!!) on Thursday night. But that can’t stop us from hoping certain things are going to happen before John Idzik hands in his first card as General Manager of the New York Jets, right? As we know, the Jets hold the 9th and 13th picks in this year’s first round, and if things break right, the 2013 draft could go a long way towards turning this team around. Let’s break down the things we WANT to see happen before the Jets are on the clock, so that the team is left with the best possible options.

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2013 NFL Draft – Positional Rankings: Inside Linebacker

Chris Gross ranks the top 10 inside linebacker prospects in this year’s NFL Draft.

As we get closer to draft night next week, our draft team will be doing a series of positional rankings that will highlight the top 10 players in this year’s draft, by position. Today, we continue with a look at our top 10 inside linebacker prospects. Be sure to check our previous installments of our top 10 defensive tackle prospects, top 10 outside linebacker prospects, and top 10 defensive end prospects, and make sure to check back, as we will continue our rankings series right through the start of round one in just under a month from now. 

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2013 NFL Draft – Positional Rankings: Quarterback

Joe Caporoso ranks the top ten quarterbacks in the 2013 NFL Draft

As we get closer to draft night next week, our draft team will be doing a series of positional rankings that will highlight the top 10 players in this year’s draft, by position. Today, we continue with a look at our top 10 quarterback prospects. Be sure to check our previous installments of our top 10 defensive tackle prospectstop 10 outside linebacker prospects,  top 10 defensive end prospects, and top 10 inside linebacker prospects and make sure to check back, as we will continue our rankings series right through the start of round one.

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