The Sam Darnold Deep Dive Week 4 – Denver Broncos

Stephen Zantz with a breakdown of Sam Darnold’s week 4 performance…

The Jets hosted the Broncos on Thursday Night and continue to embarass themselves in new ways every week. The Jets fell to the Broncos 37-28 with sets them back to 0-4 on the 2020 season. Here is the Sam Darnold deep dive.


State of New York Jets Quarterback Position After Month 1

Stephen Zantz breaks down Sam Darnold through 3 games on the New York Jets 2020 season

The Jets visited the Indianapolis Colts yesterday and continued to look lifeless as they have thus far this season. The Jets fell to the Colts 36-7 despite the fact Philip Rivers only played 3 quarters. Rather than the usual weekly deep dive on Sam, this week is a revisit of his first month of the season and outlook going forward.


The Sam Darnold Deep Dive Week 2 – San Francisco 49ers

Stephen Zantz with a deep dive on Sam Darnold in week 2 against the San Francisco 49ers…

The Jets hosted the San Francisco 49ers today and might as well stayed in the locker room because there wasn’t much of a fight. The Jets fell to the Niners 31-13 but the score is much closer than the game actually was. Here is the deep dive of Sam Darnold’s performance. FIRE ADAM GASE


The Sam Darnold Deep Dive: Week 1 at Buffalo

Stephen Zantz with a closer look at Sam Darnold’s statistical performance in week 1 vs the Buffalo Bills…

This will be my weekly column discussing the performance of Sam Darnold. The Jets traveled to Buffalo today fell to the Bills 27 – 17. Here is the deep dive of Sam Darnold’s performance.


Initial Reaction to the Jets 53 Man Roster Post Cut Day

Saturday marked the unofficial start to the 2020 NFL season. Despite having zero preseason games and limited padded practices, the Jets joined the other 31 teams as they begun the work to trim their roster down to 53 players.

Here are some things that caught my eye after seeing the final roster cuts.

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Initial Reaction – Le’Veon Bell vs. Adam Gase

Stephen Zantz with thoughts on the New York Jets scrimmage from yesterday….

The Jets played a game yesterday against themselves and still found a way to generate negative media attention. Le’Veon Bell was limited to 3 plays during the intrasquad scrimmage before being pulled by the coaching staff due to “hamstring tightness”. This led to Bell expressing his dissatisfaction with Gase’s decision on Twitter. Here is my initial reaction to this ugly situation.


New York Jets – Trade Ideas To Improve Wide Receiver

Stephen Zantz with three trade proposals to help the New York Jets at receiver…

The Jets have a major depth problem at the receiver position. I mentioned this last week when writing about Chris Hogan signing with the team. I composed a few trade scenarios to get the Jets some help at their biggest need less than 3 weeks before kickoff.


Initial Reaction – New York Jets Sign WR Chris Hogan

Stephen Zantz with initial reaction to the New York Jets signing WR Chris Hogan

It’s no secret the Jets have a depth problem at the WR position. A few guys are hurt and there is a ton of inexperience in the WR room. Joe Douglas addressed this problem by signing Chris Hogan on Sunday morning. I suggested the Jets should sign Hogan back in July to get another veteran in the room. Let’s take a deep dive as to what exactly the Jets are getting in Hogan.


New York Jets – Who Should You Target In Your Fantasy Draft?

Stephen Zantz on what New York Jets players to target in your fantasy draft…

The Thursday night season opener is a month from yesterday. This is a weird year to even think about fantasy football, but draft season is upon us. As a lifelong Jets fan, I’ve always avoided taking Jets in my fantasy drafts given their offensive ineptitude. I selected a few Jets who are worth targeting in your draft later this month.


New York Jets – August Hot Seat Meter

Stephen Zantz with a hot seat meter check on the New York Jets heading into August…

Training Camp technically began (Players have reported for COVID-19 testing) over the past few days. It’s always a fun game to evaluate the hot seat of key figures within the Jets organization. I have used a scale of 1-10 to make these evaluations. Let’s dive in.