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santana Icon : (16 August 2014 - 11:55 PM) Gotta fix that
azjetfan Icon : (17 August 2014 - 01:35 PM) Is anyone else as concerned as I am about the secondary?
azjetfan Icon : (17 August 2014 - 01:36 PM) I know it's preseason and all but even with Milliner in on the first game we gave up a TD on the first drive to the Colts
azjetfan Icon : (17 August 2014 - 01:37 PM) Patterson looked like me out there and Wilson got torched last night
Smedsthejet Icon : (17 August 2014 - 02:26 PM) Concerned about the right side of the OLine too - too many penalties and Giacomini wasn't that much better than against the Colts when he was poor
SackExchange71 Icon : (17 August 2014 - 02:31 PM) Imo i still think howard is better then giacomini..Wish they never let him walk.Giacomini had alot of flags in seattle also
azjetfan Icon : (18 August 2014 - 09:33 AM) Howard recieved a huge contract in Oakland. Way over his actual value.
azjetfan Icon : (18 August 2014 - 10:08 AM) So did we make a trade for a CB yet?
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (18 August 2014 - 03:51 PM) Milliner did suffer a high ankle sprain, that sucks. could linger all year
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (18 August 2014 - 03:52 PM) I think Patterson sucked vs the Colts because he was injured, which he always is.
Mr_Jet Icon : (18 August 2014 - 06:49 PM) As much as people criticized Tannanbaum for spending too much. It's starting to look like Idzik is going to be too cheap.
Mr_Jet Icon : (18 August 2014 - 06:52 PM) You get what you pay for and when you let quality players go because you don't want to pay them, this is what happens. You're left with scrub players.
azjetfan Icon : (18 August 2014 - 07:55 PM) I'm still on board with the Idzik plan. Even with Revis and Revis we still are not going to the SB this year. But the down time sucks. If Milliner comes back healthy by week 3 or so we should be fine.
Mr_Jet Icon : (18 August 2014 - 08:18 PM) Regardless of our SB chances this year or next year. If Idzik keeps acting like a cheapskate and continues to let quality players go, we won't have to worry about winning much of anything this decade.
azjetfan Icon : (18 August 2014 - 09:36 PM) He wants to build through the draft. Not blow the bank on FA. I get what your saying but there is a balance and right now we are not one or two pieces away.
Mr_Jet Icon : (18 August 2014 - 11:00 PM) It's not about being one or two pieces away. It's about keeping the good pieces you have and building upon that.
Mr_Jet Icon : (18 August 2014 - 11:04 PM) But there is no sense in trying to build through the draft if he's only going to end up letting the good players he picks up go in FA after a few years. All because he wants to do things on the cheap.
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (19 August 2014 - 07:02 AM) FIRE IDZIK
azjetfan Icon : (19 August 2014 - 08:33 AM) out side of Revis who left we should have kept?
azjetfan Icon : (19 August 2014 - 08:34 AM) The Revis deal sucks but $16 million was too much for a CB and once he was gone he was not coming back.
Mr_Jet Icon : (19 August 2014 - 11:00 AM) Matt Slauson
azjetfan Icon : (19 August 2014 - 01:00 PM) Eh. I think with our current cap situation we will be able to retain guys like Wilkerson and whomever we want to keep. We are in a good position right now.
Mr_Jet Icon : (19 August 2014 - 01:49 PM) Time will tell.
Jetsfan115 Icon : (19 August 2014 - 02:00 PM) landed revis abck. got DRC, nope we take patterson who got owned and always hurt. milner always hurt. 3rd round CB done for season. were gonna get passed on all day
azjetfan Icon : (19 August 2014 - 02:44 PM) Yea the DRC bit makes me iffy
Jetsfan115 Icon : (19 August 2014 - 03:35 PM) better then patterson
azjetfan Icon : (19 August 2014 - 05:45 PM) No I mean the fact that he whiffed on him.
azjetfan Icon : (19 August 2014 - 05:46 PM) I'm not saying Idzik is perfect. I just like the direction we are heading. It's going to take some patience.
RetireChrebet Icon : (19 August 2014 - 06:27 PM) I like how our lack of secondary is the hot topic right now. The bigger issue is we still will not be able to throw the ball. We are not going to do much of anything regardless until we get a QB. Sorry for being so negative just my honest opinion.
RetireChrebet Icon : (19 August 2014 - 06:29 PM) With that said I think our running game with CJ and Powell will be top 10 or somewhere around there
Jetsfan115 Icon : (19 August 2014 - 06:35 PM) i have faith that if geno messes up that vick can come in and do well. but i have 0 faith in our secondary right now which has been our strong point for the past 4 years or so
MikeGangGree... Icon : (19 August 2014 - 07:35 PM) I agree 115. but the one thing is Rex has done some good things in the past with shitty DBs and still had a solid D going back to his years in BAL
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MikeGangGree... Icon : (19 August 2014 - 07:41 PM) WOOOOOOOOOOOOO
azjetfan Icon : (19 August 2014 - 08:26 PM) I assume we will pick up a guy after the cuts happen.
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (19 August 2014 - 10:14 PM) we'll see but I think we see better QB play than we have in a while.
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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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