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New York Jets Targeting Thomas McGaughey of LSU as Next Special Teams Coordinator?
January 26th, 2014 at 11:02 PM
It appears as though the New York Jets have their sights set on a replacement for Ben Kotwica, who left the team to become the special teams coordinator for the Washington Redskins. Kotwica stepped into the role of special teams coordinator after Mike Westhoff retired. The Jets are reportedly targeting...

New York Jets Coaching Staff Will Be Very Similar in 2014
January 19th, 2014 at 11:06 PM
The New York Jets will bring back the majority of their coaching staff in 2014, maintaining continuity despite a brief period when much of the staff was left without deals as the team sewed up a contract extension with head coach Rex Ryan. The Jets did lose linebackers coach Brian...

New York Jets Green and White Scrimmage Reaction: Defense and Special Teams
August 8th, 2013 at 3:37 PM
The reaction from the New York Jets intrasquad scrimmage finishes up today with observations about the defense and special teams. With the offense still a question mark, the defense will be counted on to carry this football team. The special teams are in transition mode, with Ben Kotwica taking over...

Can Joe McKnight Make the New York Jets Roster as a Running Back?
June 23rd, 2013 at 11:50 PM
New York Jets running back Joe McKnight has been an enigma throughout his NFL and collegiate football career. Joe McKnight committed to USC as one of the most-hyped high school prospects in the country, drawing comparisons to Marshall Faulk, but went on to have a fairly ordinary tenure with the...

Mike Goodson: New York Jets Sign Free Agent Running Back
March 15th, 2013 at 11:36 AM
The New York Jets are officially active in NFL Free Agency. The Jets have signed free agent running back Mike Goodson, who spent last season with the Oakland Raiders. Mike Goodson is a good fit for Marty Mornhinweg as a good receiver out of the backfield and has some big...

Louie Aguiar Hired as New York Jets Assistant Special Teams Coordinator
February 5th, 2013 at 12:24 PM
With Mike Westhoff retiring, New York Jets assistant special teams coordinator Ben Kotwica has moved into the role of special teams coordinator. To fill his spot, the Jets have hired former NFL punter Louie Aguiar. Louie Aguiar punted for the Jets, Kansas City Chiefs, Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears...

New York Jets’ Rex Ryan: Lots of Change Coming but Head Coach Should Stay
December 28th, 2012 at 7:41 PM
The New York Jets will have a lot of fresh faces joining their organization, and plenty of tired faces leaving, especially on the coaching staff and in the front office. Mike Tannenbaum is expected to be relieved of his duties as general manager on Monday, offensive coordinator Tony Sparano is...

New York Jets’ Ben Kotwica: Decorated Army Veteran Getting a Chance
May 27th, 2012 at 1:37 PM
New York Jets assistant special teams coach Ben Kotwica is an Army man through and through. We often hear the term "Michigan man" applied to loyal members of the University of Michigan family, especially recently when Michigan has been looking for a new head coach - they found their Michigan...

Mike Westhoff: New York Jets Special Teams Coach Out Until Training Camp Due to Surgery
May 25th, 2012 at 9:56 AM
New York Jets special teams coach Mike Westhoff will have surgery to replace a metal rod in in his leg from a previous surgery. Mike Westhoff is expected to be back in time for training camp, but will likely miss minicamp and OTAs with the team. In his stead, assistant...