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One Last Look at Mark Sanchez’s Legacy with the New York Jets
March 28th, 2014 at 11:20 AM
Mark Sanchez will still be wearing green and white in 2014, but it will be Philadelphia Eagles green and white.  Since Sanchez has now found a new team and is looking to fix his NFL career, let us take one last look at his legacy with the New York Jets.  ***PHOTO1***  It...

The Geno Smith Package: When Will the New York Jets Learn?
July 17th, 2013 at 11:10 AM
As previously reported here at Jets 101 among other sources, the New York Jets are considering using Geno Smith in a zone-read package to get him on the field if he doesn't win the starting job. The majority of media outlets are bashing the Jets for even contemplating using Smith...

New York Jets: Tim Tebow Really in the Mix for Starting Quarterback Job?
March 23rd, 2013 at 11:06 AM
Tim Tebow, starting quarterback for the New York Jets in 2013? Rex Ryan wants you to believe it's a possibility. It would be easy to pass this off as some classic Jets spin on a bad situation, but let's bite and consider it as a real scenario. Thinking about the...

Tim Tebow Still in New York Jets Plans for Now?
March 12th, 2013 at 7:15 AM
New York Jets offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg knows that there is a possibility that Tim Tebow will still be with the team when training camp opens. While so many seem to have shunned Tim Tebow, Marty Mornhinweg has recognized it as a potential opportunity. He sees the unique skill set...

New York Jets Look Back Series: New York Jets 2012 Season
January 26th, 2013 at 5:49 PM
 A season that seemed to start out with so much promise after an opening game home victory against the division rival Buffalo Bills certainly seemed to come to a end with a resounding thud on Thanksgiving night after the "butt fumble" versus the hated New England Patriots. In between then,...

Tony Sparano: Former New York Jets Offensive Coordinator Hired by Oakland Raiders
January 25th, 2013 at 11:59 AM
With all of the buzz surrounding the Darrelle Revis trade rumors, the news that former New York Jets offensive coordinator Tony Sparano is joining the Oakland Raiders as their assistant head coach and offensive line coach has been largely brushed aside. Tony Sparano spent one season with the Jets and...

Dave DeGuglielmo Fired as New York Jets Offensive Line Coach
January 24th, 2013 at 4:02 PM
The New York Jets seemed to be ready to move forward with their coaching staff, plus the official introduction of John Idzik as general manager, but it has been reported that offensive line coach Dave DeGuglielmo has been fired. Dave DeGuglielmo followed the Tony Sparano train to the Jets and...

New York Jets Hire David Lee: What to Make of New Quarterbacks Coach
January 22nd, 2013 at 11:38 AM
It has been an offseason of interesting hires so far for the New York Jets, and that includes new quarterbacks coach David Lee. Of course, it somehow connects back to Tim Tebow. While the Jets hired Tony Sparano last season and his experience with the Wildcat formation was played up,...

Cam Cameron, Pat Shurmur, Hue Jackson and Pep Hamilton: New York Jets Offensive Coordinator Candidates
January 16th, 2013 at 9:01 AM
While the New York Jets are still looking to nail down their general manager, the team has also started interviewing candidates for their vacancy at offensive coordinator after the firing of Tony Sparano following his first season with the Jets. Some interesting candidates have popped up so far, including some...

Bob Sutton Hired by Kansas City Chiefs as Defensive Coordinator
January 13th, 2013 at 7:22 PM
The New York Jets have another defection on the coaching staff, with linebackers coach Bob Sutton headed to the Kansas City Chiefs to be their new defensive coordinator. Bob Sutton is the eighth coach to leave the Jets, either by choice or because they were fired by the organization. The...

New York Jets Fire Tony Sparano, Matt Cavanaugh
January 8th, 2013 at 10:51 AM
The New York Jets are set to have a press conference at 11 AM today, but there are reports that offensive coordinator Tony Sparano and quarterbacks coach Matt Cavanaugh have been told that they will be fired. These aren't earth-shattering revelations, but previously it had been reported that coaching staff...

New York Jets Fire Mike Tannebaum, Tony Sparano Will not Return
January 1st, 2013 at 8:22 AM
Black Monday in the NFL was a busy day, with lots of coaches, general managers and other team executives losing jobs around the league. The Jets were involved in the whirlwind of moves, with general manager Mike Tannenbaum being fired by owner Woody Johnson. Head Coach Rex Ryan is safe,...

New York Jets Fall to Buffalo Bills in 2012 Season Finale, 28-9
December 31st, 2012 at 9:05 AM
The New York Jets finished the 2012 season appropriately, putting together a nearly unwatchable performance at Ralph Wilson Stadium against the Buffalo Bills. The Jets lost to the Bills, 28-9, finishing the season at 6-10 and securing the ninth selection in April's 2013 NFL Draft. Tony Sparano is expected to...

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...

Tim Tebow Still with the New York Jets: Bye Week a Chance to Expand His Role?
November 2nd, 2012 at 3:58 PM
The NFL trading deadline came and went yesterday afternoon, and Tim Tebow is still with the New York Jets. With many suggesting the Jets should get rid of Tim Tebow, the team will now have him on the roster at least through the end of this season. It will be...

New York Jets’ Tim Tebow: Trade Speculation Heating Up
October 25th, 2012 at 1:17 PM
The trade talk surrounding New York Jets backup quarterback Tim Tebow has started heating up. It's not being fueled by credible rumors, but instead media speculating about whether the Jets will try to trade Tim Tebow and what they could get in return. The Jets acquired Tim Tebow from the...

New York Jets Vs. New England Patriots: Three Key Matchups
October 21st, 2012 at 9:28 AM
The New York Jets are going to have to exploit matchups in their favor and cover up bad matchups that favor the New England Patriots if they expect to leave Sunday's game with a firm grip on first place in the AFC East. The Jets have more ground to make...

Dustin Keller, Stephen Hill: New York Jets Getting Some Playmakers Back
October 11th, 2012 at 1:46 PM
The New York Jets enter this weekend's game against the Indianapolis Colts at MetLife Stadium facing what could be considered a must-win early in the season. Next week the Jets visit the New England Patriots before hosting the Miami Dolphins, then finally the bye week in week nine to split...

New York Jets: Overview of What is Wrong with Them
October 2nd, 2012 at 3:00 PM
At Jets 101, we strive to bring you the latest news and updates on everything Gang Green. However, some things become so frustrating that writing about them involves not being so nice. If you are looking of a positive outlook on the state of the Jets, please stop this reading...

New York Jets’ Dustin Keller Expected to Play Vs. San Francisco 49ers
September 28th, 2012 at 11:15 PM
The New York Jets have lost cornerback Darrelle Revis for the season, but they should have Dustin Keller back for the first time since the opening offensive play of the season. Dustin Keller made a seven yard catch on that play, but came up lame and didn't return to the...