Stephen Zantz offers ten takeaways from the first week of Jets training camp.
The first of week of training camp is in the books for the Jets. They are off today from practice before they head to MetLife Stadium tomorrow night for the Green and White scrimmage in front of fans. It’s been a pretty eventful first week that’s brought excitement to the fanbase for the first time since Sam Darnold was drafted. I compiled 10 takeaways about Jets camp so far.
Dan Essien previews the Jets new defensive line and what they can achieve this season and beyond.
The Jets have much to look forward to after a multitude of changes this offseason. One of the more important units will be their defensive line. They could be the difference between winning and losing at critical points this season. Let’s take a look at how the Jets improved defensive front can work together and make an impact when it matters.
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Dan Essien with a quick follow-up on an old take about how to assemble a great pass rush.
Two years ago I wrote about the importance of variety along the defensive line particularly when it comes to establishing a consistent and effectiveness pass rush. Several teams have exemplified the value of this approach since then. I’m bringing it back partly to explore new examples for further emphasis. I’m also revisiting this topic because Robert Saleh and the new regime will value edge pressure more than the previous one did. FINALLY.