Tag: josh mccown

  • Editorial

    Jets wrap against Pats but high draft pick awaits

    The New York Jets will likely end the season with a worse record than last despite the sky-high hopes of having the No. 3 overall pick in the draft, Sam Darnold, under center. The former USC star hardly improved the quarterback position after supplanting veteran Josh McCown to start the season in posting stats that…

    December 28, 2018

  • Editorial

    Sammy and the Jets reunited

    Sam Darnold knows what it's like to be on the sidelines and out of the action. Not by choice, mind you, but due primarily to an injury to his right foot that gave the third-overall pick in the draft a taste of what it's like to hold a clipboard and watch another do the very…

    December 11, 2018

  • Editorial

    As Jets season fades Darnold eyes return

    Rookie Sam Darnold has watched the last two games, both losses, from the sidelines as 39-year-old Josh McCown has tried unsuccessfully to jumpstart a Jets' offense that refuses to launch. But the onus is not necessarily on McCown as New York's offense averaged a paltry 11 points per game in Darnold's last three appearances under…

    November 27, 2018

  • Editorial

    Darnold disaster as Jets grounded again

    Sam Darnold toiled through his worst performance as a pro in the team's 13-6 loss to Miami and tongues are already wagging about his future with the Jets. When the dust settled, Darnold had tossed for 229 yards, no touchdowns, and four interceptions which rendered a quarterback rating of 14.2. The kid took more hits…

    November 5, 2018

  • Jets Regular Season

    It's time for Todd Bowles to go

    This Sunday afternoon was just like many others lately. The New York Jets took the field only to once again lose, showing absolutely nothing worth of notice on both sides of the ball. As the Gang Green suffered their second loss in a row, falling farther below .500, it became pretty obvious that this was…

    October 28, 2018

  • Editorial

    The Sam Darnold era has arrived and it starts in Motown

    The New York Jets are throwing caution to the wind and trotting out their No. 3 overall pick in the draft to battle the Lions in Detroit in their season opener. Yes, Sam Darnold, the youngest Week 1 starter since the AFL-NFL merger in 1970, gets the nod after the Jets traded away Teddy Bridgewater…

    September 4, 2018

  • Editorial

    Jets have quite the QB conundrum on their hands

    The New York Jets were probably hoping for many things to happen when the 2018 preseason started. But one thing held importance over everything else—the quarterback position. They’ve been without a franchise quarterback for years. Rather than put all their eggs in one basket, the draft, they brought a promising young free agent in as…

    August 22, 2018

  • Editorial

    Jets preseason rumor mill

    As we move through preseason and inch ever closer to the ‘real deal’ (September) the QB situation in New Rutherford and the outlook for the 2018 season keeps getting more and more interesting. Plus, one of the best DE in the league might be up for grabs. The QB Switch We already knew that Sam…

    August 13, 2018

  • Trades

    Jets trade Hackenberg to Raiders

    Christian Hackenberg, we hardly knew ya... The New York Jets traded their 2nd round draft pick of 2016, QB Christian Hackenberg, to the Raiders for a conditional 7th round draft pick. Hackenberg, 23, who was once projected to be groomed into a potential starter, did not play a single down for the Gang Green in…

    May 22, 2018

  • NFL Draft

    Jets trade up, move to #3 overall

    The Jets put themselves in a better position to select a franchise player this morning, as they traded up from #6 overall to #3 overall in the upcoming NFL Draft. The Gang Green had to give up their two second round draft picks this year (#37 and #49 overall) and their second round selection next…

    March 17, 2018