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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
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Posted 08 June 2013 - 02:41 PM

@Steiny31: I think the #Jets just signed Kellen Winslow Jr......

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@KellenWinslowJr: J-E-T-S JETS JETS JETS!!!


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@nyjets - The Jets have invited 3 veteran FAs--TE Kellen Winslow, WR Mike Sims-Walker & DL Leger Douzable--to this week's minicamp as tryouts.

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Posted 08 June 2013 - 03:00 PM

Interesting...
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Posted 08 June 2013 - 03:08 PM

He's a f***ing SOLDIER!!
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Posted 08 June 2013 - 03:14 PM

@Steiny31: Kellen Winslow Jr. will be participating in #Jets minicamp this week. Unclear if he signed or will be there on a tryout basis. #StayTuned

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@AdamSchefter: Free-agent tight end Kellen Winslow is invited to the Jets mini camp next week on tryout basis.
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Posted 08 June 2013 - 04:17 PM

Nice.
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Posted 08 June 2013 - 05:41 PM

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FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Tight end Kellen Winslow asked to be released by the New England Patriots, and the team obliged Thursday.

Winslow had signed a one-year contract with the Patriots on Sept. 19, the team's interest coming after tight end Aaron Hernandez sprained his ankle in a 20-18 loss to the Arizona Cardinals three days earlier.
Reiss on Winslow's Release
There may have been several contributing factors to Kellen Winslow requesting the Pats release him, ESPNBoston.com's Mike Reiss writes. Blog

Winslow requested the Patriots release him after one game because he decided enduring a painful knee condition to play a limited number of snaps in what seems likely to be a very temporary role -- Hernandez apparently is healing faster than expected -- was not worthwhile, a league source told ESPN's Ed Werder.

There was no personality conflict between Winslow and the coaching staff, and he was considered a good fit for the Patriots' system, the source said.

"Yesterday, I had a discussion with Kellen," Patriots coach Bill Belichick said Friday. "We talked about several different things. At the end of that discussion, I felt that it was best that we release Kellen for personal reasons. So that's what we did, and our roster is currently at 52 (players) and we'll just go from there."

Winslow thanked the Patriots in a posting to his Twitter account Friday.

"I would like to express my gratitude to the Patriots organization and wish them a great season," he wrote in one tweet, following it with: "I'm lookin forward to my next opportunity in the NFL and continuing to play the game I Love!"


I wonder if his knee is any better this year
PEOPLE ALWAYS AIMING FOR HIS KNEES TRYING TO STOP HIS CAREER
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Posted 08 June 2013 - 07:51 PM

Maybe a year off did him some good? he was productive in 2011.
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Posted 08 June 2013 - 10:43 PM

Someone call 2009 and tell them we won free agency.
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Posted 09 June 2013 - 08:56 AM

no thanks on both guys. winslow jr was a great college te, but overall as a pro he never lived up to potential. this was before any injuries.
mike whoever was only a track guy who couldn't run the route tree, and avg. hands. I guess this must be a throwaway year.
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Posted 09 June 2013 - 09:09 AM

View Postjet-man, on 09 June 2013 - 02:56 PM, said:

no thanks on both guys. winslow jr was a great college te, but overall as a pro he never lived up to potential. this was before any injuries.
mike whoever was only a track guy who couldn't run the route tree, and avg. hands. I guess this must be a throwaway year.


I disagree, especially regarding Winslow. Neither would be expensive so wouldn't cost much at all (if anything) were they not to stick, and both play at positions where we are thin, Winslow in particular.

Currently our TEs are Cumberland, Reuland, Hayden Smith and a pair of rookie free agents. While all are young and in the case of Cumberland and Smith have potential, there's a dearth of experience there.
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Posted 09 June 2013 - 10:38 AM

No risk high reward situation here. It's a no brainier.
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Posted 09 June 2013 - 11:17 AM

View Postazjetfan, on 09 June 2013 - 11:38 AM, said:

No risk high reward situation here. It's a no brainier.


Agreed. They were good when they were healthy. Doesn't cost anything for the Jets. Bring them in and keep them if they perform. It can only help.
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Posted 09 June 2013 - 11:18 AM

Lofl Hayden smith... Cumberland

Yeah any TE off the market will do
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Posted 09 June 2013 - 05:44 PM

Lol who would anyone prefer to bring in right now that would start immediately? Good move seeing what they've got
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Posted 10 June 2013 - 10:09 AM

kickin the tires on some old models
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Posted 10 June 2013 - 06:11 PM

I have more hope for Winslow than Simswalker.
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