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Jets Draft Ga Tech WR Stephen Hill in Round Two

The Jets went with an offensive weapon in round two of the NFL Draft on Friday, as the team drafted Ga Tech WR Stephen Hill. Here’s a Scouting Report on Hill: Hill did not see a ton of action at wide receiver in his three years at Georgia Tech (since he was playing in a […]

The Jets Get Coples!

By Maurisse Johnson This year draft was moving along at a torrid pace with teams making their selections quicker than commissioner Roger Goodell could make the announcements. As the Jets sat and waited for some of the picks above their 16th slot to unfold they most have been pretty smitten to see Quinton Coples slide […]

At 16th Pick Jets Snag Coples

Out of the University Of North Carolina Quinton Coples is a 6’6  284 pound DE. He is a fantastic athlete, and according to multiple scouts is perfect for the 3-4. When that 16th pick came by the Jets had the luxury  of a plethora of D-Ends on the board. Syracuse’s Chandler Jones (picked by Patriots) […]

With So Much Talent in the 2012 NFL Draft, Who Should the Jets Target?

By Maurisse Johnson With the turbulent 2011 season behind the Jets I think it’s safe to say for all Jet fans that the playoffs and the Super Bowl could not end soon enough. While some Jet hopefuls are secretly praying for a Manning sighting in green and white, I think it’s best to tempura those […]

Third-Round Pick Kenrick Ellis Changes Agents

Darren Heitner of Sports Agent Blog reports that Jets third-round defensive lineman Kenrick Ellis changed agents recently. Ellis had been represented by Howard Shatsky, who’s agency, Professional Football Management, is based in Rockville, Maryland. According to Heitner, Ellis has hired Goal Line Management, who are based in Bay Harbor Island, Florida and also represents Jets […]

Jets First-Round Pick Wilkerson Won’t Apply for a Loan

Some NFL players have sought out high-interest loans to get themselves through the lockout, but Jets first-round defensive lineman Muhammad Wilkerson won’t be one of them, writes Kevin Tatum of the Philadelphia Inquirer. “I’m getting help from my parents,” said Wilkerson, who Tatum notes comes from a financially-stable background. Wilkerson’s agent, Chad Wiestling, says players […]

Revis Gives Advice to Lions Rookie CB Aaron Berry

Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis has become the epitome of “shutdown corner” in the NFL, teams have progressively thrown to his side of the field less and less as the cornerback’s skills as a defender have grown since he came into the league as a rookie. Lions cornerback Aaron Berry spent some time with Revis in […]

Jets Gab Grades the Teams Picks in the 2011 Draft

By Abe Munch 1st- Muhammad Wilkerson, DT, Temple 3rd- Kenrick Ellis, DT, Hampton 4th- Bilal Powell, RB, Louisville 5th- Jeremy Kurley, WR, TCU 7th- Greg McCelroy, QB, Alabama 7th- Scotty McKnight, WR, Colorado Synopsis: The Jets are getting a little old in their defensive front and were in the market for players they could build […]