Exclusive: Jets Tight End Jace Amaro Interview

Feature Image: New York Jets Official Site We recently caught up with the Jets’ newest addition at the tight end position, second round selection Jace Amaro, by way of Texas Tech University. Questions have been provided by multiple OJT staff members.  Q: How was your overall experience at Texas Tech? In what areas did you […]

Draft Feature: Introducing CB Dexter McDougle

Image: The Star-Ledger With great shame, I admit my immediate reaction to the announcement of the Jets third round selection: ”What’s a [Dexter] McDougle?” To me, the name ‘Dexter McDougle’ had the ring of a Hollywood surgeon; not a hopeful stick-to-you like elmers cornerback. It wasn’t until a few minutes after the selection that I understood […]

Jets in play for Sammy Watkins?

Sammy Watkins told me Rex said to him recently that Watkins is so hot “the Jets are trying to trade 10 years of [first-round] picks for me.” — Bart Hubbuch (@HubbuchNYP)

Rumors: Draft Day Trade for Notable Cornerback?

We’ve heard some buzz that the New York Jets may be looking to make a trade on draft day, to fill a big area of need. Cornerback is not as deep, this year, as another position of need—wide receiver—so perhaps finding an immediate contributor is the better route for 2014 success. According to one source, […]

Green Goggler Reporting for Duty: Grading the Offseason for Jets Fans and Idzik

Sometimes bloggers, fans, media members, etc are called ‘homers.’ Well, we’re lucky enough to have a superhero with an ability to hit everything ‘out of the park.’ Thanks to his extraordinary powers, the Green Goggler (who won’t be reveled to protect his identity), comes to OJT to remind fans what loving the Jets is all about.  […]

Odell Beckham Jr: Naughty by Nature

Feature Image: “You down with O.D.B? Yea, you know me! Who’s down with O.D.B.? Every last homie!” In 1991, Naughty by Nature released hit song ‘O.P.P’, peaking at #6 on the U.S. Top Ten, propelling their self-titled album to platinum. Will Odell Beckham Jr. use his time at Louisiana to launch himself to NFL superstardom? Given […]

The Increasing Role of NFL ‘Slot’ Wide Receivers, Corners

OJT’s Kyle Cohen spoke to the changing role of running backs in his latest piece: The Current State of Running Backs in the NFL. Today, I expand on the NFL’s transition from run-to-pass, via a look at positions that are seeing their stock rise.  Early in the 2012 NFL Regular Season, Falcons wide receiver Roddy White […]

Five Crucial Games on the Jets’ 2014 Schedule

Image: Fox Sports Rex Ryan and the Jets look to improve on their surprising 8-8 record of 2013. Some familiar faces have returned to the team this offseason, including LB Calvin Pace and G Willie Colon. Those leaving the Jets include Antonio Cromartie, Santonio Holmes, and Mark Sanchez. The additions of Eric Decker, Michael Vick, […]