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azjetfan Icon : (21 April 2015 - 09:52 AM) He is a good QB and I would love to have him. However IMO our 6 is not good value for us. Not to mention if he hates the idea of LA what is he going to think of NY? Contract situation would have to be worked out prior to trade as well. Extreme long shot to land Rivers. My money says we are more likely to land Brees.
azjetfan Icon : (21 April 2015 - 09:53 AM) which is still a very long shot
Chaos Icon : (21 April 2015 - 10:46 AM) he may just hate ownership. LT's comments yesterday was interesting.
Chaos Icon : (21 April 2015 - 10:47 AM) “I personally don’t think so,” Tomlinson said. “I really think this is a situation where Philip Rivers wants to move on. The reason why I think that and the reason why I feel like that is the Chargers have already approached Philip about doing another contract and he declined it. He doesn’t want anything to do with it; he didn’t even want to talk about another contract with the San Diego Chargers. That tells me that he’s thinking about moving on.”

“You never want to trade your franchise quarterback,” Tomlinson said, “that’s never the case. However, in this situation they might have no choice but to do so because I don’t know if Philip [Rivers] wants to be there anymore. I think he’s lost confidence in the organization. He’s seeing a lot of changes going on and the L.A. thing is valid; him not wanting to go to L.A., that is very valid, I can see that. So no, it doesn’t make sense to move on from Philip because he’s a franchise quarterback and he still has three to four very good years left.”
Chaos Icon : (21 April 2015 - 10:47 AM) missed the LA line. nvm. guess that is a legit concern.
Mr_Jet Icon : (21 April 2015 - 03:57 PM) He doesn't want to play for a franchise based in Los Angeles, but he'd be okay with playing for one based in New York City?
azjetfan Icon : (21 April 2015 - 04:28 PM) That's the point we have all been making.
MikeGangGree... Icon : (21 April 2015 - 07:05 PM) Jets vs colts Monday night week2
MikeGangGree... Icon : (21 April 2015 - 07:09 PM) Jets open at home against the browns
ganggreen2003 Icon : (21 April 2015 - 07:52 PM) Week 5 Bye after the London Game against the Dolphags
NJAzrael71 Icon : (22 April 2015 - 09:17 AM) Rivers is likely going to Tennessee. Would LOVE to have him here but we likely won't make the trade. I'd easily give this year and next year
NJAzrael71 Icon : (22 April 2015 - 09:17 AM) 's first rounder for him
azjetfan Icon : (22 April 2015 - 11:03 AM) IMO that's a steep price. I would swap this years first and a conditional 1st next year. Assuming we make the AFC Championship. That would be a 28-32nd pick. Otherwise a second.
MikeGangGree... Icon : (22 April 2015 - 01:07 PM) Yes 2 1st is a lot
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (22 April 2015 - 01:10 PM) draft is next week, pumped
Chadforpresi... Icon : (22 April 2015 - 03:02 PM) What are thoughts on getting a RB in round 1? McShay's newest mock has us taking Gurley at 6. I don't think we should take him that high, but if we trade down and he's available I'd love to snag him, ACL and all. He's got an unreal skill set that, once healthy, will translate readily to the NFL. We're not getting a QB this year without paying a king's ransom, and unless we pay a ransom for a top guy I say ignore QB. I don't want us to take a Hundley or Petty type in the 2nd or 3rd round when we need other pieces (edge rush, OL)
azjetfan Icon : (22 April 2015 - 03:09 PM) We can probably get Gordon in the second. I would pass at 6. If QB is not available a pass rusher will be. Our biggest needs are QB Pass rusher and Oline.
Jetsfan115 Icon : (22 April 2015 - 03:34 PM) any thourghts on shane ray? i see a lot of mocks have us drafting him
Jetsfan115 Icon : (22 April 2015 - 04:35 PM) last one i seen had us taking cooper, a RB, and hundley for our 1st 3 picks. not thrilled about that
Chadforpresi... Icon : (22 April 2015 - 04:38 PM) I don't like Gordon much. Not much of a receiver or blocker, ball security issues, tries to bounce outside too much, stuffed frequently. Gurley is in a league of his own
Chadforpresi... Icon : (22 April 2015 - 04:39 PM) Ray is pretty highly regarded. I'm betting he, Dupree, and Gregory will be our best options as well as edge rushers at 6, but I think that's too high for any of them
Chadforpresi... Icon : (22 April 2015 - 04:43 PM) Personally love Cooper, I know WR isn't our biggest need but he may be the most NFL ready guy in the Draft. If we stick to the 6th pick and Fowler, Beasley, and Mariota are gone, Cooper is the guy to get. I'd even take him over Beasley
Jetsfan115 Icon : (22 April 2015 - 05:45 PM) i don't mind cooper. decker isn't number 1 IMO and marshall is expensive and getting old
Jetsfan115 Icon : (22 April 2015 - 05:45 PM) and we never draft a WR high
Jetsfan115 Icon : (22 April 2015 - 05:45 PM) but o-line and QB are huge needs. i wouldn't take o-line 6th overall, but i think our 2nd or 3rd should be o-line
Jetsfan115 Icon : (22 April 2015 - 05:46 PM) we need an OLB as well. if we don't land a QB i'd like to see OLB adn O-line with 2 of our top 3 picks
Chadforpresi... Icon : (22 April 2015 - 08:16 PM) I agree on Deck, not a true #1 and he's had a checkered history with injuries. Marshall has 2, maybe 3 productive years left, which is why Cooper is an option
Chadforpresi... Icon : (22 April 2015 - 08:17 PM) And I agree with you on edge rusher & OL being bigger needs, but there really isn't a lineman I'd take at 6
Chadforpresi... Icon : (22 April 2015 - 08:19 PM) So the way I see it, assuming Winston and Mariota are taken when we're at 6, that Fowler and Cooper are our best choices, and I'd be stunned if Fowler drops. I wouldn't be surprised (or upset) if we land Cooper
NJAzrael71 Icon : (22 April 2015 - 08:47 PM) Apparently Tennessee wanted both of Cleveland's #1's and their 2nd rounder to move up to the #2 spot to get Mariota. Still think two 1st rounders are too much for Rivers? He makes us instant contenders and if we make a deep playoff run, it would really be this year's 1st and what equates to basically a 2nd rounder next year.
If not, get Cooper in the 1st and then grab Hundley in the 2nd and O-line in the 3rd.
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (22 April 2015 - 10:05 PM) I wouldn't be upset with Cooper, hes a stud
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (22 April 2015 - 10:06 PM) Not sure about Ray. Dupree is rising on the draft boards, ridiculously athletic for his size
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (22 April 2015 - 10:07 PM) Dupree is 6'4 270 and has a amazing get off and runs a 4.5
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (22 April 2015 - 10:09 PM) Problem is he doesn't have big sack numbers in college, I rather draft a productive guy high
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (22 April 2015 - 10:09 PM) Vic Beasley is insanely athletic as well and was hugely productive in college, good bet is that Beasley will be a 10+ sack guy in the NFL
NJAzrael71 Icon : (22 April 2015 - 10:12 PM) Beasley should be a stud but he gets caught up hand fighting if he doesn't beat his guy quickly. He'll likely end up as an OLB but we'll see
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (22 April 2015 - 10:15 PM) He'd be a good fit in our defense, because we could use that speed guy on the outside
Chadforpresi... Icon : (23 April 2015 - 06:27 AM) I'd love Rivers, but we should be able to get him without paying 2 first rounders
Chadforpresi... Icon : (23 April 2015 - 06:29 AM) Lot of buzz about Dupree going top 10, most mocks I see have us getting either Ray or Dupree at 6. I prefer Dupree, like you said insane athlete for his size
Chadforpresi... Icon : (23 April 2015 - 06:30 AM) I like Beasley as well but I have a strong feeling Washington will snag him. But he is a small dude, it'd be nice if he'd add some bulk (in Clemson reportedly played around 230)
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.@LanceZierlein says on http://sports790.com that Shane Ray will need surgery on foot, 5 months recovery. "Could drop out of first"
Chaos Icon : (23 April 2015 - 10:14 AM) this should change up the top 10
Chadforpresi... Icon : (23 April 2015 - 12:16 PM) Damn that's big. If he drops out of round 1 that could be a massive bargain for whoever gets him round 2. Dupree now looks more like the edge rusher we'd get at 6
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Post icon  Posted 03 March 2007 - 01:11 PM

1. Thomas Jones | RB | CHI | Trade
- Jets send 2nd round pick [ from Washington ] to Chicago for Jones and their 2nd round pick [ #63 ].

Career Statistics
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2000 Arizona Cardinals 14 4 112 373 3.3 29 2 1 23
2001 Arizona Cardinals 16 2 112 380 3.4 21 5 1 22
2002 Arizona Cardinals 9 9 138 511 3.7 58 2 2 21
2003 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 16 3 137 627 4.6 61 3 2 25
2004 Chicago Bears 14 14 240 948 4.0 54 7 2 49
2005 Chicago Bears 15 15 314 1335 4.3 42 9 12 61
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Posted 06 March 2007 - 04:58 PM

2. Bobby Hamilton | DE | NYJ | Resigned

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The New York Jets announced today they have signed defensive end Bobby Hamilton. The announcement was made by Jets’ General Manager Mike Tannenbaum.

Hamilton, 6-5, 285, is a 13-year NFL veteran who has played in 164 games, making 103 starts. He has accumulated 489 tackles and 19 sacks in his career, while playing for the Jets, Patriots and Raiders. Hamilton was released by the Jets on March 1.



3. Keyon Coleman | DE | DAL | Free Agent

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The New York Jets announced today the signing of defensive end Kenyon Coleman to a contract. The announcement was made by Jets’ General Manager Mike Tannenbaum.

“Kenyon Coleman is a physical defensive lineman and we like his size and strength up front,” Tannenbaum said. “He has experience playing the 3-4 defense and we’re looking forward to having him be a part of our organization.”

Coleman, going into his sixth season in the NFL, played in all 16 games for the Dallas Cowboys in 2006, registering four sacks and batting down two passes while recording 31 tackles.

"Kenyon Coleman is a smart, tough and dedicated football player who has proven to be a valuable contributor to a similar defensive system,” said Head Coach Eric Mangini. “His experience and his leadership will add to the depth of our team. Kenyon will have an opportunity to compete for a starting position and contribute to the team, and I look forward to him being a part of the New York Jets."

Coleman, originally a fifth-round draft selection (147th overall) of the Oakland Raiders in the 2002 draft out of UCLA, played four seasons for the Cowboys after spending his rookie season with the Raiders.

“I’m excited to be a part of the New York Jets organization,” Coleman said. “I am looking forward to the opportunity to play for Coach Mangini and help the team in any way I can.”

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Posted 08 March 2007 - 01:56 PM

4. Darian Barnes | FB | MIA | Free Agent


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The New York Jets announced today the signing of fullback Darian Barnes to a contract. The announcement was made by Jets’ General Manager Mike Tannenbaum.

Barnes, going into his sixth season in the NFL, played in all 16 games (six starts) for the Miami Dolphins in 2006, recording three receptions for 22 yards.

Barnes originally entered the NFL in 2002 as a rookie free agent with the New York Giants out of Hampton University. He has played in 61 games, while making 22 starts in five seasons as a member of the Dolphins, Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Dallas Cowboys.

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Posted 11 March 2007 - 02:37 PM

5. Wade Smith| T | Re-signed

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Wade Smith-T- Jets Mar. 9 - 11:39 pm et
Jets re-signed OL Wade Smith to an undisclosed contract.
The former third-round pick could battle Adrian Jones to start at right tackle for the Jets, who may need to replace free agent Anthony Clement.

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6. Anthony Clement | OT | Re-signed

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The New York Jets announced today they have signed offensive tackle Anthony Clement. The announcement was made by Jets’ General Manager Mike Tannenbaum.

Clement, (6-8, 320) entering his 10th NFL season, first signed with the Jets as an unrestricted free agent on April 19, 2006. Originally drafted by the Arizona Cardinals in 1998 (2nd round - 36th overall) out of Louisiana-Lafayette, Clement spent seven seasons with the Cardinals and then played 14 games for the San Francisco 49ers in 2005. He has 92 career NFL starts.

The New York Jets announced today they have signed offensive tackle Anthony Clement. The announcement was made by Jets’ General Manager Mike Tannenbaum.

Clement, (6-8, 320) entering his 10th NFL season, first signed with the Jets as an unrestricted free agent on April 19, 2006. Originally drafted by the Arizona Cardinals in 1998 (2nd round - 36 th overall) out of Louisiana-Lafayette, Clement spent seven seasons with the Cardinals and then played 14 games for the San Francisco 49ers in 2005. He has 92 career NFL starts.

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Posted 22 March 2007 - 10:12 PM

7. Michael Haynes | DE | CHI | Free Agent

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The New York Jets announced Thursday they have signed defensive end Michael Haynes. The announcement was made by Jets General Manager Mike Tannenbaum.

Haynes (6-4, 283) spent three years with the Chicago Bears after being selected 14th overall in the 2003 NFL Draft out of Penn State. In 43 career games (four starts), Haynes registered 89 tackles, including 10 tackles for loss, and 5.5 sacks. He recorded his only career NFL interception at Tennessee in 2004 and took it back 45 yards for a touchdown.

Michael Haynes
Position: Defensive End
College: Penn State
Height: 6-3
Weight: 281
Hometown: Columbus, N.J.

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ANALYSIS
Positives: Well-built with thick legs and long arms … Flashes explosion off the ball and has above-average anchor and leverage ability to hold firmly at the point of attack … Shows power in his moves down the line … Has the instincts to react quickly and is very aware of play action and fakes … Extends his arms well to keep blockers off him and has the lateral agility to excel coming from the backside … Shows good breakdown and body control in his tackling form, using his long arms to capture ball carriers in space … Has very good knee bend and balance to keep his feet on the move … Has a sudden short burst to penetrate and also shows the sustained speed to be effective in long pursuit … Natural pass rusher who comes off the ball with good twitch, body lean and leverage … Big factor when operating in plays away from him, so he can redirect and give backside chase … Comes off the line at the proper pad level … Can burst around the corner with speed, looping through the gaps with above-average quickness.
Negatives: Needs to do a better job with his hands, as he sometimes struggles to disengage once blockers lock on … Has to square his base better, as he will turn his shoulders and get sealed off at the point of attack … Shows a good anchor, but can still be driven off the ball when blockers run directly at him … Needs to add more strength and refine his technique to be consistent vs. the run.

CAREER NOTES
Two-year starter at weakside defensive end who came into his own as a sack artist in his final season … An aspiring veterinarian, he has had many pets during his well-traveled life, including piranha and a pair of boa constrictors. This past summer, he served internships with the Center for Wildlife Care (Lemont, Pa.) and Reptiland (Allenwood, Pa.), giving him close interaction with a variety of creatures … Has outstanding athleticism, intelligence, size, skills and strength, combining these attributes to emerge as a fierce pass rusher and big-play performer … The son of retired military parents, he grew up in a structured atmosphere where academics and adaptability were stressed … Finished his career with 158 tackles (101 solos), 25 sacks for minus-101 yards, 42 stops for losses of 234 yards, 5 pass deflections, a fumble recovery and a school career-record 8 forced fumbles.

2002 SEASON
All-America first-team selection by The NFL Draft Report, Football Writers Association and CNN/SI, adding second-team honors from Associated Press … Finalist for the Ted Hendricks Award, given to the nation's premier defensive end … All-Big Ten Conference first-team pick … Won the Jim O'Hora Award from the coaching staff, presented annually to a defensive player for exemplary conduct, loyalty, interest, attitude and improvement … Earned Defensive MVP honors at the Senior Bowl … Started all year at weakside defensive end, ranking fifth in the nation as he tied Larry Kubin's 1979 school single-season record with 15 sacks for minus-126 yards … Had 23 stops for losses of 140 yards and recorded a career-high 80 tackles (53 solos) … Deflected 4 passes and recovered a fumble … Set a school season record with 7 forced fumbles, topping the previous mark of 5 by Mark D'Onofrio in 1990.
Central Florida - Opened the season with a pair of sacks for minus-18 yards, causing a fumble on one of those plays while also making 7 hits (4 solos).
Nebraska - Tackled tailback Dahrran Diedrick for a 7-yard loss, deflected a pass and made 6 tackles (3 solos).
Louisiana Tech - Caused a fumble when he tackled tailback Joe Smith, returning the recovery 12 yards … Had 6 tackles (4 solos) with 2 sacks for minus-34 yards and a pass breakup.
Iowa - Totaled 7 tackles (5 solos), 1 sacks, 3 stops behind the line of scrimmage, a forced fumble and a pass deflection.
Wisconsin - Caused a fumble, adding 7 tackles (5 solos) as he sacked QB Brooks Bollinger twice for losses of 13 yards.
Michigan - Had a 9-yard sack, a pass breakup and 5 solo hits.
Northwestern - Added another 5 tackles and a 9-yard sack.
Ohio State - Tackled tailback Maurice Clarett twice behind the line of scrimmage and was in on 8 tackles (4 solos).
Illinois - Registered 2 sacks and 10 tackles (6 solos).
Virginia - Followed with a pair of forced fumbles, 3 sacks for minus-23 yards and 7 tackles.
Indiana - Credited with a 9-yard sack and a forced fumble.
Michigan State - Had a pair of stops behind the line of scrimmage, including a 5-yard sack.
Auburn (Capital One Bowl) - Closed out his career with 5 tackles and an assisted sack.

2001 SEASON
Played in every game, starting 10 contests at weakside defensive end … Finished with 41 tackles (21 solos), 4 sacks for minus-33 yards and 11 stops for losses of 51 yards … Also batted down a pass.

2000 SEASON
Played in every game, starting vs. Purdue and Minnesota at left defensive end … Recorded 31 tackles (24 solos) with 7 stops for losses of 39 yards … Tied for the team lead with 6 sacks for minus-37 yards … Deflected a pass and caused a fumble.

1999 SEASON
Shifted from fullback to defensive end in spring drills, playing in nine games … Earned Academic All-Big Ten honors as he recorded 6 tackles (3 solos) … Assisted in sacking QB Kurt Kittner and made 3 tackles in the Illinois game.

1998 SEASON
Redshirted as a freshman … Performed on the scout team as a fullback.
INJURY REPORT
No injuries reported.
CAMPUS AGILITY TESTS
4.8 in the 40-yard dash … 355-pound bench press … 32-inch vertical jump.

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Posted 24 March 2007 - 12:43 PM

8. Marques Tuiasosopo | QB | OAK | Free Agent

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Dave Hutchinson, of the Star-Ledger, reports the New York Jets signed free agent QB Marques Tuiasosopo (Raiders) to a one-year deal worth $595,000.

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Posted 26 March 2007 - 05:33 PM

9. Andre Wadsworth | DE | Free Agent

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Wadsworth, (6'4", 272) spent three years with the Arizona Cardinals after being selected third overall in the 1998 NFL Draft out of Florida State. In 36 career games (30 starts), Wadsworth registered 119 tackles and eight sacks.

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Posted 28 March 2007 - 10:06 AM

10. David Bowens | OLB | MIA | Free Agent


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Continuing their shopping spree on defense, the Jets agreed to terms yesterday with former Dolphins defensive end David Bowens, according to an NFL source. Unlike the previous two signings, Andre Wadsworth and Michael Haynes, Bowens isn't a bargain-basement retread.

Bowens will sign a three-year, $6.1 million contract, which includes escalators that could bring the total to $8 million. Though he's too small (6-3, 265) to be an every-down lineman in the Jets' 3-4 scheme, Bowens will be a situational pass rusher and possibly an outside linebacker.

As a part-time player for the Dolphins, Bowens recorded 18 sacks over the last three seasons, although his total dipped to five last year. Bowens, who turns 30 in July, picked the Jets over the Panthers, Patriots and Dolphins. The latter two teams only offered one-year contracts.


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The New York Jets added another free-agent defensive end, agreeing to terms with former Dolphin David Bowens.

According to several reports, Bowens will sign a three-year, $6 million contract that could be worth as much as $8 million.

The Jets also have signed defensive ends Kenyon Coleman, Michael Haynes and Andre Wadsworth this offseason.

Bowens, 6-foot 3, 265 pounds, reportedly picked the Jets over the Panthers, Dolphins and Patriots.

Although a defensive end for his entire career, Bowens, 29, will probably play mostly at outside linebacker, in a kind of hybrid-type position or in a situational role, in New York's 3-4 alignment.

Bowens' agent, Harold Lewis told The Journal News that the Jets were relentless in the pursuit of his client. He said a manager in the Jets' operations, Ari Nissim, called him constantly after Bowens visited the team in early March.

"He was relentless," Lewis told The Journal News. "He was calling every single day after David visited."

The Jets posted 35 sacks in 2006, in coach Eric Mangini's first season, but want to create more pressure this season.

Bowens has just 26 career sacks, but 18 have come in the past three seasons, and he has always possessed the ability to pressure the pocket.

The former Western Illinois standout entered the NFL as a fifth-round draft choice of the Denver Broncos in 1999. He was traded to Green Bay in 2000, then Miami claimed him on waivers in 2001.

Beyond his 26 sacks, Bowens has 168 tackles, 18 passes defensed, five forced fumbles and three fumble recoveries in 104 games.

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