The Pick Six column officially returns as TOJ Live Co-Host Stephen Zantz answers your Twitter questions. He, also, will consider questions that Joe Caporoso doesn’t get a chance to answer during his weekly Saturday AMAs. Don’t forget to tweet Stephen questions every week at @szantz on Twitter.
Stephen Zantz previews the Jets’ interior offensive line ahead of the 2020 season opener.
Stephen Zantz offers his thoughts on the Jamal Adams trade.
On July 25th, 2020, the Jets made a franchise changing trade of their best player, which expedited the rebuild process that GM Joe Douglas is in the process of. The Jets sent Jamal Adams and a 2022 4th round pick to Seattle in exchange for a 2021 1st Rounder, a 2022 1st rounder, a 2021 3rd rounder, and S Bradley McDougald. I decided to revisit this trade and how it has impacted the Jets then, now, and going forward.
The Draft SZN crew discusses the first four picks of the 2021 draft + interviews Viane Talamaivao, a USC assistant OL coach, about Alijah Vera-Tucker.
On this episode of Draft SZN, Michael Meegan guest hosts and talks with Joe Belic and James Kuntz about the Jets’ first four picks in the Draft: Zach Wilson, Alijah Vera-Tucker, Elijah Moore, and Michael Carter. The last ~15 minutes of this episode feature James’ interview with USC Offensive Quality Control Coach Viane Talamaivao, who speaks about Alijah Vera-Tucker as a player and person.
Stephen Zantz Gives his Last Mock Draft of 2021!
It is officially draft week and this upcoming weekend can shape the future of the New York Jets for the next decade. The Jets are loaded with draft capital and Joe Douglas has repeatedly stated he plans to build through the draft. Let’s hope he can back up his promise with a strong second draft class. The following mock draft was generated through the PFF simulator with the settings geared heavier towards positional value. This also includes zero trades although I believe JD will be active on day 2 and 3 in the trade market.