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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
santana Icon : (24 April 2015 - 11:32 PM) TEH WIZ
Jetsman05 Icon : (Yesterday, 06:57 AM) Teh Suarez
Jetsman05 Icon : (Yesterday, 06:58 AM) Vic Beasley is all speed. No moves, no power. Straight up the field. Could have some big games, then nothing in the next
Jetsman05 Icon : (Yesterday, 06:59 AM) If we don't get Mariota, we should be looking at Schreff or trading down, IMO.
Jetsman05 Icon : (Yesterday, 06:59 AM) A lot of good edge rushers in this draft... I wouldn't want to take Dupree that high.
Jetsman05 Icon : (Yesterday, 07:00 AM) Until next time fellas!
azjetfan Icon : (Yesterday, 01:19 PM) Helloooooooooo
azjetfan Icon : (Yesterday, 01:19 PM) Bueller
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (Yesterday, 01:33 PM) Manish says the Jets should trade down and draft Andrus Peat round 1
azjetfan Icon : (Yesterday, 04:39 PM) Even an idiot can say something that's right every now and then
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Posted 28 July 2013 - 08:07 PM

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CORTLAND, N.Y. -- Finally, it looked and sounded like training camp, as the Jets practiced for the first time in pads. Observations:

GENO'S TURN: As per the quarterback rotation, rookie Geno Smith led the first-team offense in an abbreviated afternoon practice. For now, the plan is to have Smith and Mark Sanchez alternate every third practice. So far, they've responded well to the competition. Three days, no lousy practices. In fact, they've yet to throw an interception in team drills.

Smith said he will benefit from practicing against the starting defense.
"Going against the first-team defense is a lot different because there are a lot of veterans on that side and they know how to disguise things, so that makes it a bit tougher," he said after practice.

Smith was sharp, completing four of six passes (one drop). He was sacked twice. He made the best throw of the day, a 50-yard strike to WR Stephen Hill, who is having a nice camp. Because of his athleticism, Smith brings a different dimension to the offense. It showed up in this practice on a couple of running plays.

Smith said he's "pretty comfortable" on designed runs, claiming he's up for anything. At West Virginia, he wasn't particularly effective. You get the impression that he'd rather be known as a pocket passer, but he said, "I've always been the same quarterback. I hate the label that people try to put on quarterbacks. I do whatever it takes to win."

Sanchez (5-for-7, one sack) was consistent, if not spectacular. One trend that already is emerging in camp: Sanchez can handle the basic stuff better than Smith, but Smith has the ability to make the "wow" plays. Sanchez's best throw was a deep out to rookie WR Ryan Spadola.

ATTENDANCE REPORT: The offense was without four key players -- RB Mike Goodson (not in camp), RB Chris Ivory (hamstring), TE Kellen Winslow and WR Braylon Edwards. It was a rest day for Winslow and Edwards, both of whom are on a pitch count. Winslow, he of the chronic knee problems, was spotted afterward with a heavy wrap on his knee. Presumably, it was just precautionary. Ivory is expected to return in the coming days, perhaps as soon as Monday. RB Joe McKnight, who experienced dehydration at the start of camp, struggled through practice.

REAL CONTACT: They opened practice with a 9-on-9 drill, a run-only session. McKnight, Bilal Powell and John Griffin were the primary ball carriers, but the running game featured an array of runs. Smith put a nice open-field move on a would-be tackler. OC Marty Mornhinweg is known as a passing coach, but the Jets absolutely must be able to run the ball to have success. They have to reduce the burden on the quarterback.

HIGHS AND LOWS: WR Jeremy Kerley, yet to hit his stride in camp, had a bad drop. Ditto, TE Konrad Reuland. ... TE Jeff Cumberland, having a quiet camp, made a leaping grab on a deep sideline route from Sanchez. ... Rookie DT Sheldon Richardson blew up a blocker and tackled McKnight for a loss. ... OLB Ricky Sapp notched a sack. ... A few penalty flags were thrown with the Sanchez-led offense on the field. ... Newly-signed RB Chad Spann broke a long run. ... QB Greg McElroy uncorked his daily duck.



Smith is the more talented player but Sanchez being a 5th year pro should be doing the small things better.
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Posted 28 July 2013 - 08:21 PM

Sounds like these players have been impressing so far.

Stephen Hill, not dropping passes and getting off of the press better.

Clyde Gates, reports say hes like a different receiver with running routes and has been very impressive.

Muhammad Wilkerson, of course.

Quinton Coples, dropped down to 278 and has showed off his athleticism.

Ricky Sapp, he was last yaer as well so we should wait.

Sanchez and Smith, both have looked good, but Smith has been the more impressive in terms of big plays.

Antonio Allen and Jarrett at safety.

Antonio Cromartie has been stepping up as a leader.

Sheldon Richardson seems like hes the real deal.
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Posted 28 July 2013 - 09:16 PM

I can't wait until these guys get some real preseason action in.
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Posted 28 July 2013 - 11:36 PM

Doesn't McKnight get dehydrated every training camp?
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Posted 29 July 2013 - 01:45 PM

stephen hill in beast mode ;)
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Posted 29 July 2013 - 02:55 PM

Any news on how the offensive line is shaping up? Would be interesting to hear how Brian Winters is performing and whether he'll potentially beat out Peterman or Colon.
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Posted 29 July 2013 - 08:54 PM

View PostJetsfan115, on 29 July 2013 - 02:45 PM, said:

stephen hill in beast mode ;)


Hopefully this will be his breakout year. I'm sure he worked on his hands ability during the offseason even though I get the feeling a lot of it was/is mental for him.
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