Episode 363 – Joe Douglas Intro Presser & OTA Review w/Chris Nimbley

Scott Mason talks to Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to discuss Joe Douglas’s introductory press conference and OTAs at Florham Park!

Episode 363 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 Joe Douglas’s introductory press conference and OTAs at Florham Park!

Chris talks about what Joe Douglas had to say at his introductory press conference including his relationship with Adam Gase, thoughts on Sam Darnold, general philosophy for building the team, what Jets fans can expect from him, and more!

Then the discussion shifts to practice where a new arrival and a potential breakout star did well and Sam Darnold bounced back while many of the other key players were not in attendance.

Plus, which writer on the Jets beat ate SIX cannolis after practice and lived to tell about it?

Listen and find out!

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Episode 362 – Joe Douglas: Ravens Years w/Wola Odeniran/Matt Stevens

Scott Mason talks to Wola Odeniran  and Matthew Stevens of USA Today’s Ravens Wire to discuss the 15 years the new Jets General Manager Joe “Bam Bam” Douglas spent as a member of the Baltimore Ravens organization!

Episode 362 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Wola Odeniran  and Matthew Stevens of USA Today’s Ravens Wire to discuss the 15 years the new Jets General Manager Joe “Bam Bam” Douglas spent as a member of the Baltimore Ravens organization!

Wola and Matthew talk about Douglas’s history in Baltimore, his rise up through the ranks over the course of 15 years, the variety of responsibilities he had, key additions to the Ravens’ roster that were a direct result of Douglas’s work, the culture he developed in with Baltimore, the approach he generally took as a scout, relationships with the coaching staff, front office, and players, some players and front office personnel Douglas may be looking to poach from the Ravens, and more! 

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Episode 361 – Manish Unleashed Pt 1: What Happened At Florham Park?

Scott Mason talks to Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News for part 1 of a multi part series discussing the life and times of the Jets’ most controversial beat reporter!

Episode 361 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News for part 1 of a multi part series discussing the life and times of the Jets’ most controversial beat reporter!

Manish talks about the famous “200% wrong” declaration involving the reports that Mike Maccagnan’s job was in jeopardy, what he thinks caused him to end up being on the wrong end of that issue, his thoughts on the perception that he was in Mike Maccagnan’s back pocket and how his recent Twitter outbursts may have helped to further feed that perception, the real story of how everything actually went down between Mike Maccagnan, Adam Gase, and Christopher Johnson including an interesting tidbit about Woody Johnson, and more!

Note: This was part 1 of a multi-part series we are calling “Manish Unleashed” with part 2 to be released next week.  In future episodes of this series, Manish will talk about a variety of subjects including what drew him to reporting in the first place, the road that led him to the New York Daily News, his penchant for controversy, and he will answer criticism of some of his most infamous moments on the Jets beat!  

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Episode 360 – How Jets Landed Douglas/Staff Rumors w/Chris Nimbley

Scott Mason talks to The Very Big Deal Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to deliver all the details on the Jets finally landing Joe Douglas as their general manager!

Episode 360 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to The Very Big Deal Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to deliver all the details on the Jets finally landing Joe Douglas as their general manager!

Chris talks about the truth vs fiction of all the stories going around, how negotiations played out, what finally got the deal done, whether or not the Texans tried to swoop in and steal Douglas at the last minute, what the power structure may look like, who is in contention to be key members of Douglas’s staff, and more! 

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Episode 359 – Jets Hire Joe Douglas w/Chris Nimbley & Paulie B

Scott Mason talks to Twitter Legend Paulie Bruzzese  and The Very Big Deal Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to discuss the breaking news of the Jets hiring Philadelphia VP of Player Personnel Joe “Bam Bam” Douglas as their new general manager and re-signing  RB Bilal Powell!

Episode 359 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Twitter Legend Paulie Bruzzese  and The Very Big Deal Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to discuss the breaking news of the Jets hiring Philadelphia VP of Player Personnel Joe “Bam Bam” Douglas as their new general manager and re-signing  RB Bilal Powell!

We talk details on Douglas becoming the new Jets GM including contract parameters, how the deal got done, what this means going forward, and what the power dynamic may be.

Then we shift to the return of RB Bilal Powell, the longest tenured Jets player, including why Gang Green brought him back, what his role may be in the Gase offense, and more!

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Episode 358 – Mini Camp Takeaways & Latest News w/Darryl Slater

Scott Mason talks to Darryl Slater of New Jersey Advance Media and NJ.Com to discuss day #3 of Jets’ Mini Camp and the latest news surrounding the team!

Episode 358 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Darryl Slater of New Jersey Advance Media and NJ.Com to discuss his Jets Mini Camp and the latest news surrounding the team!

Darryl talks about his mini camp takeaways, the Jets playing golf instead of practicing for day #3 of mini camp, Le’Veon Bell getting jewlery stolen,  plus injury news, some funny interactions Darryl had during mini camp including a one-liner that made the entire Jets beat laugh, the latest on the team’s search for a new General Manager, and more!

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Episode 357 – Mini Camp Day #2 & Latest News w/Chris Nimbley

Scott Mason talks to Chris Nimbley of Jetsinsider.com to discuss day #2 of Jets’ Mini Camp and the latest news surrounding the team!

Episode 357 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 day #2 of Jets’ Mini Camp and the latest news surrounding the team!

Chris talks about Adam Gase’s presser before practice including some news about Quinnen Williams’ injury, then we get into all the details about practice involving Quincy Enunwa’s rough day, a productive practice for Leonard Williams, a strong showing for Robby Anderson, and some flash from LeVeon Bell!  Plus we discuss injury news, quotes from players in the locker room, the latest on the Jets’ search for a new General Manager, and more!

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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 354 – Meet the Candidates: Terry Fontenot

Scott Mason talks to Alec Salas  of Allsaintsconsidered.com and the All Saints Considered podcast about the general manager candidacy of New Orleans Saints Director of Pro Personnel, Terry Fontenot.

Episode 354 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks to Alec Salas  of Allsaintsconsidered.com and the All Saints Considered podcast about the general manager candidacy of New Orleans Saints Director of Pro Personnel, Terry Fontenot.

Alec explains Fontenot’s rise up the ranks in the Saints organization over the past 16 years, how Fontenot’s role has changed over the years and what it is currently, how he is thought of in the organization, his relationships with GM Mickey Loomis and the front office as well Sean Payton and his coaching staff, his philosophy for building a roster, how his role has expanded the last three years and what that has meant for the Saints’ drafts, key free agency moves, whether or not he would ultimately want the Jets job and what it might take for the Jets to land him, what his track record says about whether or not he would be a good fit for the job, if it is possible he could wind up with the Jets even if he does not land the GM job, and more!

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Episode 353 – Mailbag (Part 2) w/Chris Nimbley

Episode 353 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 mailbag questions (part 2).

We take YOUR questions about the rest of the offseason workout and training camp schedule, why the media insists on continuing to probe the Maccagnan/Gase story long after Maccagnan’s ouster, why random people on social media may feel the need to act as if they are actual reporters with sources, Sam Darnold’s throwing motion, Jude as a one man wrecking crew when it comes to anti-Jets media personalities, favorite breakfast recipes, and more!

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

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