Tag: mike maccagnan

  • Jets Front Office

    Gang Green hire Joe Douglas as their GM

    The Jets York Jets have found their new GM, as they reportedly agreed to a 6-year contract with Eagles executive Joe Douglas to become their general manager. When The Jets fired Mike Maccagnan on May 15, Jets chairman and CEO Christopher Johnson appointed head coach Adam Gase as the acting general manager and said he…

    June 7, 2019

  • Jets Front Office

    Jets fire GM Mike Maccagnan

    The New York Jets fired general manager Mike Maccagnan and appointed head coach Adam Gase as interim general manager. This is quite shocking and unexpected, even by the Jets standards. Maccagnan still had two years left on his contract and if the Jets ownership really wanted to change things around, they should have fired him…

    May 15, 2019

  • Jets Regular Season

    Jets fire Bowles after another double digit loss season

    One of the worst head coaching tenures in Jets history is finally over. The Jets have informed Todd Bowles that he will not be back in 2019, just a few hours after another embarrassing loss to the Patriots, 38-3. GM Mike Maccagnan, however, will remain with the team and be involved in the search for…

    December 30, 2018

  • Editorial

    Sam the man - baptism by fire

    After a grand total of four games in his professional career, Sam Darnold is getting not so rave reviews from the armchair quarterbacks and even a few of those who should know better. The shop talk is that the Jets should have stayed put at No. 6 instead of trading up to get Darnold at…

    October 2, 2018

  • Jets Front Office

    Jets hire Gailey as offensive coordinator

    The Jets finally made it official yesterday, as they named Chan Gailey as their offensive coordinator. Gailey, 63, becomes the first hire of the new regime after spending two years out of football. He will replace Marty Mornhinweg, who held the position for two years under Rex Ryan. Mornhinweg's unit finished 28th in scoring and…

    January 21, 2015

  • Jets Front Office

    Jets to hire Todd Bowles as HC, Chan Gailey as OC

    The wait is finally over. According to ESPN, the New York Jets will hire Todd Bowles to be their next head coach. Bowles, 51, played 8 seasons in the NFL. He was defensive backs coach for the Jets in 2000 before taking the same position with the Browns, Cowboys, Dolphins and Eagles. He became defensive…

    January 13, 2015

  • Jets Front Office

    Jets to hire Maccagnan as GM, Rex Ryan joins Buffalo

    According to various sources, the New York Jets are expected to hire Mike Maccagnan as their new general manager. Maccagnan, who's now a scouting director with the Houston Texans, is viewed as a very good talent evaluator, something previous GM John Idzik wasn't considered when the Gang Green hired him two years ago. Maccagnan, however,…

    January 11, 2015