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Deep Dive
Vick? Geno? What Are the Jets Doing?
Vick? Geno? What Are the Jets Doing?
Signing Michael Vick in free agency was a head-scratching move for a team that spent a high draft pick on Geno Smith 10 months earlier. All signs point to a faux QB competition and a decision-making group simply trying not to get fired
By Andy Benoit
Going Long
Measuring Beyond Girth
Measuring Beyond Girth
Offensive linemen are overlooked by everyone except the coaches who grade them each week—and those marks are the difference between lasting in the NFL and finding a new career. For wide bodies, there’s little room for error
Draft Board
The NFL Has A Major Underclassmen Problem
The NFL Has A Major Underclassmen Problem
And it's only getting bigger. Due to the collective bargaining agreement in 2011, college players are eager to enter the NFL as soon as possible. The influx is negatively impacting the prospects and current players, with no end in sight
By Greg A. Bedard
Draft Board
The NFL Job Interview
The NFL Job Interview
For the players at the Senior Bowl in Mobile, Ala., the week of practices doubles as an introduction to pro football. For the scouts and coaches in attendance, it's an opportunity to see how the players handle tough questions and situations
By Jenny Vrentas
The Conscience
More Than Wins and Losses
More Than Wins and Losses
In a world where coaching carousel news comes and goes as nothing more than mere fodder for the masses, Mike Munchak's firing was a stark reminder that the people on the sidelines are, you know, people too
By Don Banks
On Further Review
Rex Isn’t Done. Far From It
The Tuesday Mailbag
Thanks to self-belief and some standout performances, the Jets have been better than anyone—except their once-embattled coach—expected. Plus, your letters on football and your heartfelt thoughts on Bailey
By Peter King
The Conscience
What a Difference a Coach Makes
What a Difference a Coach Makes
Good coaching has always been important in the NFL. But 2013, more than ever, has emphasized how the man running the sideline can revive—or destroy—a team
By Don Banks
Open Field
Growing Up Geno
Growing Up Geno
The same way it takes a village to raise a child, it takes a 53-man roster (and then some) to nurture and bring along a rookie quarterback. At the season's midpoint, the Jets' second-round pick has them looking like playoff contenders
By Jenny Vrentas
Weekend Notes
The Wild, Wild … AFC East?
The Wild, Wild ... AFC East?
Gronkowski's status remains murky in New England as the Jets get hot with a conference showdown looming on the horizon ... plus 10 musings on matters throughout the league going into Week 6
By Greg A. Bedard
The Conscience
The Fall Guy
The Fall Guy
Rex Ryan has taken his lumps as Jets coach and deserved some of them. But ultimately it’s the man in the owner’s box who’s to blame for the shape the Jets are in
By Don Banks