The LaFleur Lineage: Resurrecting the Jets’ Offense Requires a Return to Tradition

The Jets Offense is a failure; here’s what needs to change.









Mike LaFleur was the next man up in the vaunted Shanahan coaching tree when he was hired as the Jets’ Offensive Coordinator. Having worked under Kyle Shanahan for 7 years, LaFleur is well-versed in the wide zone offense that has taken over the NFL, and fans hoped that LaFleur could be the next Kyle Shanahan, Sean McVay, Kevin Stefanski, or even Matt LaFleur. 8 weeks into the season, fans’ wishful thinking has morphed into widespread disdain for Mike LaFleur. 


Bye Week Thoughts w/ Stephen Zantz

The Jets are 1-4 and have hit their bye week. It’s been an interesting up and down start to a new regime featuring a rookie QB, rookie HC, and rookie OC. I’ve had a lot of thoughts over the first 5 games and wanted to give some perspective to a frustrated (understanbly so) fan base.


TOJ Pick Six w/ Stephen Zantz (Week 6 Bye)

Stephen Zantz tackles reader questions in this edition of Pick Six.

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.


Who Might Join Robert Saleh’s Staff?

Stephen Zantz highlights several coaches who might join Robert Saleh’s staff.

It’s an exciting day for the Jets as they have hired Robert Saleh to be their new head coach. Jet fans never thought Saleh was seriously in play prior to the process due to his ties to Detroit and high demand from other teams. Be as it may, Joe Douglas did his magic and locked Saleh up for 5 years. Now that Saleh is in the building, I’ve highlighted a few potential staff additions.