1. Which Areas Have New York Jets Strengthened Most This Offseason?

    On paper, the New York Jets have strengthened themselves significantly this offseason. They added free-agent help at quarterback, offensive line, cornerback and wide receiver...

    Philip Schawillie Written by Philip Schawillie about 20 days ago 8,626 reads 166 comments

  2. Projecting the Ceiling, Floor for New York Jets in 2014

    The process of projecting the ceiling and floor for the New York Jets in 2014 begins with assessing the team's character. It determines the team's mental state. It determines what will help the team progress and what obstacles exist...

    Philip Schawillie Written by Philip Schawillie about 30 days ago 6,848 reads 111 comments

  3. Ranking New York Jets' Most Irreplaceable Players

    The most irreplaceable players on the New York Jets aren't always the best. Ranking players by level of need is as much a commentary on a team's depth as it is on its talent. Take the Jets ' running backs...

    Philip Schawillie Written by Philip Schawillie about 1 month ago 5,596 reads 23 comments

  4. Analyzing New York Jets' Next Big Contract Decisions

    Muhammad Wilkerson's future contract with the New York Jets has received the most analysis of any upcoming deal. It's unfortunate, because there are big contract decisions that John Idzik can't postpone by invoking a renewal option ...

    Philip Schawillie Written by Philip Schawillie about 1 month ago 1,289 reads 33 comments

  5. New York Jets' Most Likely Postseason Award Candidates for 2014 Season

    New York Jets training camp 2014 hasn't even opened yet, and here we go discussing candidates for postseason awards. It's another way of defining expectations for the team's biggest stars...

    Philip Schawillie Written by Philip Schawillie about 1 month ago 6,375 reads 108 comments

  6. Offseason New York Jets Player Power Rankings

    What's the point of player power rankings before the New York Jets ' first OTA session is complete? It's mainly to talk about whose job is safe and whose job is not. We know who the marquee draft picks are and who they might replace...

    Philip Schawillie Written by Philip Schawillie about 1 month ago 7,761 reads 33 comments

  7. Ranking New York Jets' Top Offseason Moves Following 2014 NFL Draft

    The 2014 NFL draft concludes one of the offseason's most important phases for the New York Jets . It's a good time for ranking the team's top moves. When doing so, it's important to consider these moves in context...

    Philip Schawillie Written by Philip Schawillie about 2 months ago 9,021 reads 46 comments

  8. 5 Bold Predictions for New York Jets' 2014 NFL Draft Class

    The point of making bold predictions about the New York Jets ' 2014 draft class so soon after the draft has ended is not to test my crystal ball. It's to have some fun in discussing the reasons behind this class's selection...

    Philip Schawillie Written by Philip Schawillie about 2 months ago 10,987 reads 250 comments

  9. New York Jets Final 2014 NFL Mock Draft Roundup

    How you ultimately process this roundup of final mock drafts is a matter of timing. If you're reading this before the New York Jets select in the 2014 NFL draft, you're looking for information...

    Philip Schawillie Written by Philip Schawillie about 3 months ago 2,954 reads 49 comments

  10. Who Should Be on New York Jets' Short List in Round 1 of 2014 NFL Draft?

    Put yourself in the New York Jets ' war room during Round 1 of the 2014 NFL draft . The Jets' clock has started. You look at your short list, the most desirable players on your board...

    Philip Schawillie Written by Philip Schawillie about 3 months ago 14,566 reads 189 comments

  11. New York Jets' Best and Worst Draft Picks of the Last Decade

    When you read this, NFL draft day 2014 will be less than three weeks away. Spend some of that time reviewing some of the best and worst New York Jets picks between 2004 and 2013...

    Philip Schawillie Written by Philip Schawillie about 3 months ago 6,217 reads 41 comments

  12. 11 Names Every New York Jets Fan Should Know Ahead of 2014 NFL Draft

    Before the February 2014 NFL Scouting Combine, USC's Marqise Lee was supposed to be the New York Jets ' consensus first-round pick...

    Philip Schawillie Written by Philip Schawillie about 4 months ago 7,773 reads 131 comments

  13. 5 Best-Case Scenarios for New York Jets in 2014 NFL Draft

    With marquee free-agent signings behind us and the 2014 NFL draft approaching, it's time to turn up the volume on the "hot-stove" conversation...

    Philip Schawillie Written by Philip Schawillie about 4 months ago 23,604 reads 169 comments

  14. Top 10 NFL Draft Prospects Who Fill New York Jets' Biggest Need

    For what seems like years, draft analysts have agreed that wide receiver was the New York Jets ' biggest need in the 2014 draft. Team officials' attendance at various pro days and workouts supports that view...

    Philip Schawillie Written by Philip Schawillie about 4 months ago 12,990 reads 321 comments

  15. 7 Biggest Needs New York Jets Have Yet to Address This Offseason

    Releasing cornerback Antonio Cromartie and wide receiver Santonio Holmes gave the New York Jets a salary-cap war chest of almost $40 million. These are the team's gains and losses as the 10th day of free agency begins...

    Philip Schawillie Written by Philip Schawillie about 4 months ago 7,831 reads 121 comments

  16. 6 Biggest Draft-Day Mistakes in New York Jets History

    Optimism reigns in March as NFL fans bask in the warmth of new free-agent signings and the prospects for the upcoming draft. Surely things will be better this coming season. I'm here to say that's not always the case...

    Philip Schawillie Written by Philip Schawillie about 4 months ago 10,750 reads 48 comments

  17. Weighing the Pros and Cons of New York Jets' Top Free-Agent Targets

    The good news for the New York Jets this free-agent season is that they have plenty of cap room. The bad news is that free agents alone won't turn a .500 team into a Super Bowl contender...

    Philip Schawillie Written by Philip Schawillie about 5 months ago 8,996 reads 230 comments

  18. New York Jets Mock Draft: 7-Round Predictions, Post-Combine

    In 2013, draft experts and amateurs alike expected the New York Jets to select an outside linebacker in the first round. They selected cornerback Dee Milliner and defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson instead...

    Philip Schawillie Written by Philip Schawillie about 5 months ago 21,483 reads 179 comments

  19. New York Jets Linebacker David Harris Is Getting Paid Exactly What He Deserves

    For weeks, we've been hearing the same three names when it comes to New York Jets salary-cap cuts: cornerback Antonio Cromartie , wide receiver Santonio Holmes and quarterback Mark Sanchez ...

    Philip Schawillie Written by Philip Schawillie about 5 months ago 5,556 reads 38 comments

  20. Why Matt Simms Deserves a Fair Shot at the New York Jets Starting QB Spot

    Geno Smith has yet to convince experts that he deserves the New York Jets ' starting quarterback job. So says ESPN New York's Rich Cimini , who asked 10 ex-players, analysts ...

    Philip Schawillie Written by Philip Schawillie about 6 months ago 8,273 reads 340 comments

  21. Reevaluating New York Jets' Worst Player Contracts

    Five players—cornerback Antonio Cromartie , offensive tackle D'Brickashaw Ferguson, wide receiver Santonio Holmes, center Nick Mangold and quarterback Mark Sanchez—consume almost $58 million of the New York Jets ' 2014 salary cap...

    Philip Schawillie Written by Philip Schawillie about 6 months ago 2,929 reads 4 comments

  22. Ranking New York Jets' Top 4 Draft Needs

    In 2013, the New York Jets stunned the mock draft universe by not selecting an outside linebacker. As the 2014 draft debate begins, the only certainty is that more surprises await us...

    Philip Schawillie Written by Philip Schawillie about 6 months ago 11,238 reads 38 comments

  23. Where These 5 New York Jets Stars Must Improve in 2014-15

    For a dodgeball reject like me to suggest improvements to NFL stars' play sounds ludicrous. I am going to attempt it anyway. As fans and observers of the New York Jets , we all see things we think could and should improve...

    Philip Schawillie Written by Philip Schawillie about 6 months ago 3,938 reads 40 comments

  24. Grading the Strength of Each Position on Jets' Roster Heading into Free Agency

    It may seem early to talk about the New York Jets and free agency when the playoffs are not yet over. Nevertheless, the first free-agent deadline comes less than two weeks after the Super Bowl...

    Philip Schawillie Written by Philip Schawillie about 7 months ago 7,382 reads 136 comments

  25. Making the Call on Every New York Jets Assistant Coach

    Now that the New York Jets have retained head coach Rex Ryan, it is time for us to examine his first major decision of the 2014 season: whether to keep or ditch the assistant coaches with expiring contracts ...

    Philip Schawillie Written by Philip Schawillie about 7 months ago 2,476 reads 28 comments