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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)
Chaos Icon : (23 April 2015 - 10:11 AM) @ArifHasanNFL

.@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
MikeGangGree... Icon : (24 April 2015 - 09:40 PM) TEH RANGERS
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Posted 21 February 2013 - 09:33 PM

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@AdamSchefter NFL is proposing to overhaul its calendar, pushing back the combine to early March, free agency to early April, and the draft to early May.

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Posted 21 February 2013 - 09:47 PM

Do not like this....
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Posted 22 February 2013 - 12:21 AM

Sure... makes perfect sense. Everything is going great, why not potentially put the draft against the NBA playoffs? f***ing Goodell.
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Posted 22 February 2013 - 12:33 PM

Goodell has yet to do anything positive for the league. He seriously needs to go soon before he completely kills it.
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Posted 22 February 2013 - 12:41 PM

View PostFlyHiJets, on 22 February 2013 - 12:33 PM, said:

Goodell has yet to do anything positive for the league. He seriously needs to go soon before he completely kills it.


The owners love him. He's not going anywhere.

This is a brilliant move from the league's perspective. It gives them a prime "event" each month leading up to training camps. The NFL isn't scared of the NBA Playoffs, and whether you think that's pompous or stupid, they probably shouldn't be. Unless your team is playing that night, the vast majority of fans will dedicate three hours to watch the NFL draft as opposed to an NBA playoff game. Hell, even if your team is playing that night, fans still will probably watch at least some of the NFL draft.

Apparently the PLPA is strongly against delaying free agency, so it may be moot.
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Posted 22 February 2013 - 02:09 PM

View Postsexyrexy, on 22 February 2013 - 12:41 PM, said:

The owners love him. He's not going anywhere.

This is a brilliant move from the league's perspective. It gives them a prime "event" each month leading up to training camps. The NFL isn't scared of the NBA Playoffs, and whether you think that's pompous or stupid, they probably shouldn't be. Unless your team is playing that night, the vast majority of fans will dedicate three hours to watch the NFL draft as opposed to an NBA playoff game. Hell, even if your team is playing that night, fans still will probably watch at least some of the NFL draft.

Apparently the PLPA is strongly against delaying free agency, so it may be moot.


The NBA is a bigger brand than the NFL. I think more likely is that people are going to watch playoffs games and switch to NFL in time to see their team pick. If I have a choice between watching a quarter of NBA playoff action or seeing what Jacksonville, Cleveland and Seattle do in the draft, I'm picking NBA. Remember, the draft isn't an action event. You can see all the picks on the ticker. It's not like if you miss the moment the Seahawks draft a DL you're going to be kicking yourself forever.
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Posted 22 February 2013 - 02:13 PM

View PostSecondHandJets, on 22 February 2013 - 02:09 PM, said:

The NBA is a bigger brand than the NFL. I think more likely is that people are going to watch playoffs games and switch to NFL in time to see their team pick. If I have a choice between watching a quarter of NBA playoff action or seeing what Jacksonville, Cleveland and Seattle do in the draft, I'm picking NBA. Remember, the draft isn't an action event. You can see all the picks on the ticker. It's not like if you miss the moment the Seahawks draft a DL you're going to be kicking yourself forever.


I think you're underestimating the NFL brand in the US. Sure, the NBA is a bigger brand in the sense that basketball is a more global sport. But, for the casual fan, I'd be willing to bet they'd take the NFL Draft over a first round game between the Spurs and Warriors.
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Posted 22 February 2013 - 02:28 PM

You baseball fans correct me if I'm wrong but if they made this change wouldn't that be around the same time of opening day/week of the MLB season too?

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4)His life sucks and he takes it out on people who don't share in his views.
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Posted 22 February 2013 - 02:35 PM

View PostMr_Jet, on 22 February 2013 - 02:28 PM, said:

You baseball fans correct me if I'm wrong but if they made this change wouldn't that be around the same time of opening day/week of the MLB season too?


Opening day/week is typically around the first week of April.
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Posted 23 February 2013 - 06:19 PM

The NFL is going after the rest of the sports league in this country. Makes sense if you're strickly a football fan. Goodell is cutting in thier pockets. Say what you want but its a damn good move if you're the NFL. There's no gap in football for the average fan. I don't mind it at all. Baseball and basketball fans will have issues with this. I personally don't give a hoot. NFL is the most popular sport in this country. Why not make this strategic move.
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Posted 04 March 2013 - 05:45 PM

So go watch whatever else you will or would be watching anyways .... whoever the jets select doesn't matter. The Jets will be lucky to get 8-9 wins this upcoming season :hysterical: :hysterical:
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Posted 04 March 2013 - 07:50 PM

View Postcworth27, on 04 March 2013 - 04:45 PM, said:

So go watch whatever else you will or would be watching anyways .... whoever the jets select doesn't matter. The Jets will be lucky to get 8-9 wins this upcoming season :hysterical:/> :hysterical:/>

8-9 wins seems pretty optimistic
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Posted 04 March 2013 - 10:31 PM

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4. I think I am dreading this expanded NFL calendar, if it happens. And I can tell you what the already overburdened coaches and scouts and front office people would think of late March/early-April free agency and a mid-May draft: More meaningless hype to shop the NFL product, less time to be a person. As one agent said to me: "I have not talked to a single person in the business -- coach, scout, agent -- who wants this to happen.''


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