Tagged: ‘NFL’

New York Jets – What Could They Have Done Differently?
June 26th, 2017 at 8:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** Heading into year three of the Mike Maccagnan/Todd Bowles regime, the New York Jets have fully hit the reset the button. After two years of missing the playoffs, they have cleared the roster of nearly all veterans and are entering the season projected by most as one of the...

Keidel: So David Harris Is Good Enough For Patriots, But Not For Jets?
June 26th, 2017 at 3:55 PM
***PHOTO1*** By Jason Keidel» More Columns Among his many mantras and achievements, former Dodgers general manager Branch Rickey is credited with the maxim that it’s better to trade a player a year or two before his decay is complete than a year or two after. Such a sports coda has its uses,...

The New York Jets are the most depressingly hopeless team in the NFL
June 26th, 2017 at 11:36 AM
***PHOTO1*** Rebuilds happen in all sports, and they're never easy. But what's happening with the New York Jets is especially difficult to watch. What's going on isn't just a rebuild, but it's arguably the first semi-obvious tank job in modern NFL history. The Jets have, quite simply, given up on 2017...

Morris Claiborne: Jamal Adams has been ‘unbelievable’
June 26th, 2017 at 10:47 AM
***PHOTO1*** Morris Claiborne had some high praise for Jamal Adams. Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports Morris Claiborne was about a year old when EMF released the hit song "Unbelievable" in 1991, and it would be another four years until Jamal Adams was even born. "Unbelievable" became the No. 1 song in...

Kevin Greene aims to make Lorenzo Mauldin more aggressive
June 26th, 2017 at 10:34 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Jets' new linebackers coach, Hall of Famer Kevin Greene, is looking to instill more aggression and power in his players, especially LB Lorenzo Mauldin. The 25-year-old has shown spurts of potential in two seasons with the Jets, but his 2.5 sacks last season isn't the production they had expected....