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Can Geno Smith Lead The Jets To a Top-5 NFL Draft Pick? […And Jets-Raiders Preview]

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Geno Smith has been terrible.

There’s not much of a desire to delve further into how bad he is for the 100th time this week (8 TD, 19 INT, and in general playing worse than any season of Mark Sanchez is enough said); so instead I’m going to see if this can all end positively – in a high Jets draft pick!

Here are a bunch of facts and ideas to help you decide which way this will end: Continue reading

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The Time Is Now For the Jets To Extend Rex Ryan’s Contract

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The New York Jets enter the Bye Week at 5-4, a record inconceivable to even the most optimistic of fans before this season.  The season has been up and down, something that could be predicted with an inconsistent rookie quarterback, but they have several wins over preseason Super Bowl favorites, such as the Falcons, Patriots, and Saints.

And while we too cannot predict how this consistently random season of win-loss-win-loss-win-loss-win-loss-win will go, we should all know one thing: It’s time to make it official and lock up Rex Ryan long term. Continue reading

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For Nick Folk, Pressure Means Perfection in 2013

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The Jets had a major competition in training camp this year between Mark Sanchez and Geno Smith which lacked logic and consequences along the way.

Unlike the battle at quarterback, though, one at kicker commenced and ended with the incumbent retaining his job.

That was the ever scrutinized Nick Folk, who each year since arriving in New York has been under siege, will not have to worry about that much in the future.  Being perfect in the regular season has that type of effect. Continue reading

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Wait, What? Calvin Pace Once Fell Through a Window??? (Jets-Falcons MNF Preview)

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Deadspin had an interesting article the other day on the history of injuries for players that were on the field as Jake Locker went down during the Jets-Titans Week 4 matchup.

Hidden neatly underneath the information was a nugget on Calvin Pace…

He once fell through a window??? Continue reading

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Butt Fumble Redux: Geno Smith Goes For The “Behind The Butt Fumble” in the Jets Loss To The Titans

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Sequels are rarely better than the original.  Geno Smith made sure the Jets had a chance to find that out today against the Tennessee Titans, when he tried to do Mark Sanchez one better on last year’s worst play, the Butt Fumble. Continue reading

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Jets CB Darrelle Revis Finally Fires Back at Seahawks’ Richard Sherman, Says He Runs His Mouth Like a Girl

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For the better part of the off-season, Seattle Seahawks defender, Richard Sherman, has been running his mouth on Twitter, talking himself up as the best cornerback in the NFL.

The target of his rants has been injured Jets CB, Darrelle Revis, as can be seen in this previous post.

Today, Darrelle Revis finally responded. Continue reading

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Thinking He Is Better than Jets CB Darrelle Revis…and Other Clown Moments From Richard Sherman

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A day doesn’t go by without a story about the Jets.  For once, a particular story has not manifested itself from Florham Park, but rather Seattle, Washington.

Seahawks cornerback, Richard Sherman, decided Thursday night to tell the world how much he thinks of himself – by trying to prove he is better than Darrelle Revis: Continue reading

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Freakout of the Day: Jim Harbaugh Doesn’t Like Replay! A Moment From the 49ers-Falcons NFC Title Game

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The San Francisco 49ers knocked off the Atlanta Falcons today in the NFC Championship, 28-24.  The game came down to a thrilling finish, as Matt Ryan and Roddy White could not connect in the endzone on 4th down, giving the game to the Niners.

But in a game full of great plays and memorable moments, there was one so beautiful, it must live forever in GIF form: Continue reading

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A Complete List of GM Candidates the Jets Have Interviewed

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Woody Johnson and Rex Ryan promised a thorough search for a new General Manager, but it seems most did not realize how extensive it would be.

To make it easy on everyone who wants to know, here is a handy list of every person the Jets have brought to, or have wanted to bring to Florham Park this offseason:

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2013 Playoff Preview

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The Emotional Bowl:

The Colts come into this game riding the momentum of one of the greatest rookie QB seasons of all time, by Andrew Luck.

But their story all season has been about Chuckstrong; supporting their head coach Chuck Pagano, who had been fighting Cancer for most of the season.
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