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Liberty Science Center Presents: Sports Science Behind Leverage
February 23rd, 2014 at 7:34 AM
As part of the new "Gridiron Glory" exhibit appearing at the Liberty Science Center in New Jersey -- an exhibit featuring a number of items from the Pro Football Hall of Fame -- Sports Media 101 will feature a series of articles pertaining to the science behind several sports. Enjoy! Leverage...

New York Jets: Salary Cap and Potential Savings Before Free Agency
February 12th, 2014 at 8:45 PM
Now that the Super Bowl is over all NFL teams are in there offseason heading towards the NFL Combine in about 10 days, and free agency is just under a month away. The New York Jets will likely be active then to add some key players before the 2014 NFL...

New York Jets: Thomas McGaughey Leaving LSU to Become Special Teams Coordinator
February 5th, 2014 at 10:49 PM
Thomas McGaughey will leave LSU to join the New York Jets as their special teams coordinator. The Jets have been looking for a replacement since Brian Kotwica decided to leave for the same role with the Washington Redskins. The 2013 season was Kotwica's first as the team's special teams coordinator,...

Sports Media 101 NY/NJ Super Bowl Score Contest
February 2nd, 2014 at 1:55 PM
***PHOTO1***Just because the New York Giant and New York Jets aren't playing at MetLife Stadium today, doesn't mean New York and New Jersey football fans should be left out of the fun. So, Sports Media 101 spent the last week asking a variety of New York Jets and New York...

NFL Action Continues Inside Liberty Science Center
February 2nd, 2014 at 12:24 PM
***PHOTO1***Just because the Super Bowl is leaving the New York/New Jersey area does not mean that the fun and excitement is over. In fact, there is more on the way, and Sports Media 101 is proud to be part of it. Over the next month, Sports Media 101 will be partnering...

New York Jets’ Emerson Boozer on Super Bowl III
February 2nd, 2014 at 11:01 AM
Emerson Boozer is a name not necessarily etched into the history of the New York Jets, but one that should be. While other names might be more recognized by more of the current fan base, Emerson Boozer was the unsung hero in the team's only Super Bowl victory, the 16-7...

New York Jets’ Sheldon Richardson Named Defensive Rookie of the Year
February 1st, 2014 at 7:46 PM
New York Jets defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson has finally gotten his due for making a huge impact as a rookie. Late in the season Richardson went ahead and told everyone that he was the right choice for the 2013 Defensive Rookie of the Year. Most agreed, and tonight Sheldon Richardson...

New York Jets’ Nick Mangold: Jets 101 Goes One on One with Jets Center
February 1st, 2014 at 12:07 PM
This week, I was fortunate enough to participate in MetLife Media Central in New York City.  The event featured writers from numerous websites and blogs interviewing players from the New York Jets and New York Giants and bringing the best coverage to their fans.  As a result of being invited...

Antonio Cromartie Will Not Need Hip Surgery, Has Not Talked to New York Jets About Restructuring Contract
January 30th, 2014 at 4:45 PM
New York Jets cornerback Antonio Cromartie made an appearance at Jets House in New York City to interact with both the fans and the media.  When speaking to reporters, he touched up on two topics that have many asking questions: the status of his hip and his contract situation.  Right away,...

New York Jets Targeting Thomas McGaughey of LSU as Next Special Teams Coordinator?
January 26th, 2014 at 11:02 PM
It appears as though the New York Jets have their sights set on a replacement for Ben Kotwica, who left the team to become the special teams coordinator for the Washington Redskins. Kotwica stepped into the role of special teams coordinator after Mike Westhoff retired. The Jets are reportedly targeting...

New York Jets Training Camp Possibly Moving from SUNY Cortland
January 25th, 2014 at 9:03 PM
The New York Jets are exploring different options for training camp in 2014, opening up the possibility that they relocate from SUNY Cortland. SUNY Cortland has played host to Jets training camp four of the past five years, all during Rex Ryan's tenure. When Rex Ryan was hired he requested...

New York Jets’ Nick Mangold, Antonio Cromartie Both on Team Rice for 2014 Pro Bowl
January 22nd, 2014 at 11:13 PM
New York Jets fans shouldn't be conflicted when they watch the 2014 Pro Bowl this weekend (don't act like you're not going to watch). Both Jets representatives - Nick Mangold and Antonio Cromartie - will be on Team Rice. The NFL decided to buck the AFC and NFC format for...

New York Jets: Mike Vick a Likely Free Agent Target?
January 21st, 2014 at 9:20 PM
The New York Jets are expected to be big spenders this offseason, with quarterback set to be an interesting position to address (or not). The Jets recently re-signed Matt Simms for 2014 and Geno Smith will be entering his second season. It seems unlikely that the Jets will enter 2014...

New York Jets’ Nick Mangold, Antonio Cromartie Headed to 2014 Pro Bowl
January 20th, 2014 at 11:01 PM
Nick Mangold and Antonio Cromartie of the New York Jets are headed to the 2014 Pro Bowl in Hawaii this weekend as replacement players. Nick Mangold was the first alternate at center when the initial rosters were released, Cromartie the second alternate at cornerback. With Aqib Talib of the New...

New York Jets Coaching Staff Will Be Very Similar in 2014
January 19th, 2014 at 11:06 PM
The New York Jets will bring back the majority of their coaching staff in 2014, maintaining continuity despite a brief period when much of the staff was left without deals as the team sewed up a contract extension with head coach Rex Ryan. The Jets did lose linebackers coach Brian...

New York Jets’ Rex Ryan Given Contract Extension Through 2016 Season
January 17th, 2014 at 10:15 PM
After the New York Jets won their last two games of the 2013 season to finish at 8-8, many still thought it could have been Rex Ryan's last games as Jets head coach. Owner Woody Johnson ended that talk quickly by stating Ryan would be back in 2014. Now Rex...

New York Jets Re-sign Matt Simms Through 2014 NFL Season
January 15th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Jets have re-signed Matt Simms to a one year contract. Matt Simms ended up beating out Greg McElroy in training camp, and with the injury to Mark Sanchez he served as the team's primary backup quarterback. Simms ended up appearing in three games in relief of Geno...

New York Jets 2014 Free Agent Tote Board: Restricted, Unrestricted and Exclusive Rights
January 13th, 2014 at 10:11 PM
Now that the New York Jets are well into the offseason following their 8-8 record in 2013, we can take a look at all of the players who are free agents for the club in 2014. There are several key starters and quality reserves that will hopefully be brought back...

New York Jets Assistant Coaches Without Contracts, Free to Speak with Other NFL Teams
January 11th, 2014 at 11:45 AM
At the team's end of the year press conference, New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan told the media, "I think it would be pretty clear what the Jets think of our coaches here in the next few days." Without any movement on new contracts for Jets assistant coaches nearly...

Mike Tannenbaum: Former New York Jets General Manager on Miami Dolphins Radar?
January 9th, 2014 at 11:50 PM
Mike Tannenbaum might be returning to the AFC East after a short stint with Priority Sports. The former New York Jets general manager has been reported as a potential replacement for Jeff Ireland with the Miami Dolphins. Ireland and the Dolphins mutually agreed to part ways amidst talk of tension...