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Jetsfan0099 Icon : (30 January 2015 - 08:14 PM) There are some decent FAs I hope we go after, we have like $48 mil in cap space, plus more once we get rid of Chris Johnson and Calvin Pace.
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (30 January 2015 - 08:14 PM) We'll have over $50 mil to spend
MikeGangGree... Icon : (30 January 2015 - 08:52 PM) sign everyone!!!!
HarlemHxC814 Icon : (30 January 2015 - 08:54 PM) I'd love to grab Cobb, Julius Thomas, and Mike Iupati
HarlemHxC814 Icon : (30 January 2015 - 08:56 PM) Lol for someone who doesn't like me and doesn't pay attention to what I have to say, GG sure loves talking about me
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MikeGangGree... Icon : (30 January 2015 - 08:57 PM) We just need a QB to throw to them
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (30 January 2015 - 09:17 PM) Cobb isn't leaving the Packers
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (30 January 2015 - 09:18 PM) I hope we keep Harvin
MikeGangGree... Icon : (30 January 2015 - 09:28 PM) I like Harvin but I don't think we should pay him that much
MikeGangGree... Icon : (30 January 2015 - 09:29 PM) but if we can get a WR keep him
MikeGangGree... Icon : (30 January 2015 - 09:40 PM) idk how cap works sometime
MikeGangGree... Icon : (30 January 2015 - 09:41 PM) how can Denver have 31 mil in space?
MikeGangGree... Icon : (30 January 2015 - 09:43 PM) but I guess since they have to pay both Thomas this year that will go fast
MikeGangGree... Icon : (30 January 2015 - 09:45 PM) and have to pay miller next year
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (30 January 2015 - 10:20 PM) Are they not counting PEyton Manning?
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (30 January 2015 - 10:22 PM) A lot of their players increase cap hits after this season
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (30 January 2015 - 10:22 PM) you can work the numbers
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (30 January 2015 - 10:25 PM) if we release Harvin, we won't get him back most likely. Hes the most dynamic offensive player we have had in a while.
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (30 January 2015 - 10:26 PM) Plus he has no guaranteed money so we can release him at any time for no cap hits. Maybe they can rework his contract, but I hope we keep him
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (30 January 2015 - 10:26 PM) I think he will awesome in Chan's offense, maybe worth the $10 mil
HarlemHxC814 Icon : (30 January 2015 - 10:40 PM) We still have to pay Mo too
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (30 January 2015 - 10:47 PM) yup. We also happen to be in the big years of Mangolds' and Brick's contracts
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (30 January 2015 - 10:48 PM) Brick either restructures after this season or is released, noway he stays at $14 mil
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Jetsfan0099 Icon : (30 January 2015 - 10:52 PM) they shouldn't cost much though
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Jetsfan0099 Icon : (30 January 2015 - 10:59 PM) Franklin, Iupati, or Boling I would be happy with. We need a good OG.
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (30 January 2015 - 10:59 PM) I think that Oday would be fine as a starter for one spot, he showed promise. Plus it would be a competition between Oday, Winters, and Dozier.
Chadforpresi... Icon : (Yesterday, 12:31 PM) Iupati would be a great signing. If Harvin doesn't restructure I would not be opposed to cutting him
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Jets Sign K Josh Brown

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Posted 01 May 2012 - 04:49 PM

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#Jets add competition for PK Nick Folk, sign veteran Josh Brown, per NY Post. Brown cut by Rams last week.

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Posted 01 May 2012 - 04:56 PM

Shrewd signing. When he was with Seattle he was one of the best kickers in the league. Looks as though his performance tailed off last year though as he only connected on 75% of his kicks (just less than Folk), and that was for a dome team.
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Posted 01 May 2012 - 05:00 PM

a little competition never hurt
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Posted 01 May 2012 - 08:15 PM

View PostSmedsthejet, on 01 May 2012 - 04:56 PM, said:

Shrewd signing. When he was with Seattle he was one of the best kickers in the league. Looks as though his performance tailed off last year though as he only connected on 75% of his kicks (just less than Folk), and that was for a dome team.


Brown's misses were longer yardage kicks. I think he is going to beat out Folk pretty easily. Has been a strong outdoors kicker and won games. Folk is just okay.
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Posted 01 May 2012 - 09:44 PM

WOW! That's a huge signing! Brown is legit.
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Posted 02 May 2012 - 12:24 PM

This is a good move. Folk is awful.
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Posted 02 May 2012 - 06:15 PM

Still think it's a good signing considering we cut Ripoti Pitoitua (sp) to get him? I forgot that he snapped his leg until I just now looked up into the Tweeter box above but I still think Ripoti still ranks above this guy.
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Posted 03 May 2012 - 10:58 AM

View PostFlyHiJets, on 03 May 2012 - 12:15 AM, said:

Still think it's a good signing considering we cut Ripoti Pitoitua (sp) to get him? I forgot that he snapped his leg until I just now looked up into the Tweeter box above but I still think Ripoti still ranks above this guy.


Drafting Coples added another player to the D-Line rotation, meaning Pitoitua would have seen less playing time. And as a backup he wasn't on the field much. Kickers are worth points and field position, and if Brown can be more reliable than Folk then that could be the difference between a winning record and another .500 season.
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Posted 03 May 2012 - 11:56 AM

View PostFlyHiJets, on 02 May 2012 - 04:15 PM, said:

Still think it's a good signing considering we cut Ripoti Pitoitua (sp) to get him? I forgot that he snapped his leg until I just now looked up into the Tweeter box above but I still think Ripoti still ranks above this guy.


He wasn't cut cause of brown. right now there is no roster limit. we can sign 10 more kickers and still wouldn't have had to cut him. roster trim down isn't for months. The jets released him cause we drafted wilk and coples in the 1ts in back to back years and the position is crowded and probably felt he wouldn't make the final cut so they released him now to give him a better chance of landing somewhere
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Posted 03 May 2012 - 01:56 PM

Yea I like this very much.
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