Episode 553 – Off the Edge with Jamaal Westerman: The Art of Pass Rushing & Edge FA Targets

Scott Mason talks to former New York Jets pass rusher Jamaal Westerman of the CFL’s Hamilton Tiger-Cats for a pro’s look at the art of pass rushing and who the Jets may target to patrol the edge in 2020 NFL free agency!

Episode 553 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to former New York Jets pass rusher Jamaal Westerman of the CFL’s Hamilton Tiger-Cats for a pro’s look at the art of pass rushing and who the Jets may target to patrol the edge in 2020 NFL free agency!

Jamaal shares his pass rushing insights including:

-What goes into becoming a successful pass rusher from traits to technique to work habits

-Favorite edge rushers both past and present

– The variety of ways a pass rusher can win

РDifference between trying to win as a pass rusher inside and trying to win as a pass rusher outside 

-Analyzing how pass rushing has changed over the years and what current pass rushers have to do to win vs what won in past eras

-Techniques Jamaal himself uses to win his pass rushing assignments

-A rapid fire look at all the Jets current edge rushers and what they bring to the table

-A rapid fire look at potential free agent edge rushers across the NFL (Barrett, Clowney, Ngakoue, and Fowler) and which ones might be the best fit for the Jets

-Storytime with Jamal featuring a hilarious tale about the legendary Jason Taylor’s one year with the Jets

-A hilarious impression of the great Chuck Smith that will have you laughing uncontrollably

and more!

This is a rare chance to get in-depth insight from a current pro who not only played for the Jets, but still follows the team closely, so check it out!

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TOJ Instant Reaction: Jets sign Jerry Attaochu

Dan Essien with instant reaction to the New York Jets signing Jeremiah Attaochu.

It’s been a mystery what the Jets plans are for the edge position for this season after the Bears outbid them for Khalil Mack amidst a bunch of roster cuts. With Jordan Jenkins, Josh Martin, and Brandon Copeland the only true OLB’s on the roster many wondered if they’d address the position again before week 1. Well, they made an addition today.

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