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  1. Analyzing Kiper Mock 4.0: Jets

    Rich Cimini

    Their greatest needs are wide receiver and cornerback. They also could use a tight end, if the right one is available. In other words, the New York Jets could go in a few different directions with their first-round pick. The question is, what happ...

    Blog | April 17, 2014
  2. Jets keeping tabs on Michael Sam

    Rich Cimini

    The Michael Sam story has died down in recent weeks, but it's sure to become hot again as the draft approaches. The former Missouri defensive end, projected as a middle-round pick, is poised to become the first openly gay player in the NFL. The specu...

    Blog | April 16, 2014
  3. Our mini-mock draft, version1.0

    Rich Cimini

    The NFL draft is rapidly approaching, so let's fire off a mock draft. It won't be the last. As Bill Parcells used to say, "I reserve the right to change my mind." I'll cut if off with the New York Jets' pick at 18. Here goes: 1. Houston Texans -- ...

    Blog | April 13, 2014
  4. Another CB for Jets? Not out of question

    Rich Cimini

    They wouldn't. They couldn't. Oh, yes, they could. With their first-round pick in next month's draft, the New York Jets could select a cornerback for the second straight year (Dee Milliner, 2013) and the third time in the past five years (Kyle ...

    Blog | April 08, 2014
  5. Sunday notes: The need for speed

    Rich Cimini

    A few thoughts and observations on the New York Jets: 1. With the 18th pick ...: The Jets still need receivers and there should be a few good ones available with their first-round pick. The three most commonly mentioned possibilities are LSU's Ode...

    Blog | April 06, 2014
  6. The Idzik 12: The Jets' 2014 draft choices

    Rich Cimini

    Now that the compensatory picks have been doled out, the NFL draft order is complete. The New York Jets own the following 12 selections (including the player chosen last year in that slot): Round 1 (18) -- San Francisco 49ers S Eric Reid, LSU R...

    Blog | March 27, 2014
  7. Jets receive four compensatory picks

    Rich Cimini

    The New York Jets, who suffered significant free-agent losses last offseason, received the maximum number of compensatory picks for the upcoming draft -- four selections, the NFL announced Monday. They will receive one fourth-round pick (No. 137 o...

    Blog | March 24, 2014
  8. John Idzik boxes himself into a cornerback

    Rich Cimini

    DRC picks the New York Giants over the New York Jets, and suddenly you get the feeling that Jets fans are ready to go "DNR." Relax, it's only March 17, too early to panic. But not too early to be concerned. Rex Ryan needs cornerbacks to operate...

    Blog | March 17, 2014
  9. Cornerback crisis puts Rex on edge

    Rich Cimini

    The New York Jets' current cornerback crisis reminds me of an anecdote shared by former general manager Mike Tannenbaum. This was back in April 2010, when they had just used their first-round pick on cornerback Kyle Wilson. They already had Darrelle ...

    Blog | March 17, 2014
  10. Bucs cut Revis; no pick upgrade for Jets

    Rich Cimini

    The book is now closed on the Darrelle Revis trade. As expected, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers released the star cornerback before a 4 p.m. Wednesday deadline, meaning they owe the New York Jets a fourth-round pick (No. 100 overall), not a third rounde...

    Blog | March 12, 2014
  11. McShay's Mock 3.0 reax: Jets

    Rich Cimini

    In his latest mock draft , ESPN draft analyst Todd McShay predicts USC wide receiver Marqise Lee for the New York Jets, who own the 18th pick. Lee was off the board for the Jets in McShay's previous mock draft (he had them taking Oregon State wide...

    Blog | March 06, 2014
  12. Offseason Blueprint: Jets

    Rich Cimini

    The key word to the New York Jets' offseason is "flexibility." With more than $20 million in cap space and perhaps as many as 12 draft choices (counting possible compensatory picks), the front office has many different options for improving the team....

    Blog | March 04, 2014
  13. Draft spotlight: DE Kony Ealy

    Rich Cimini

    Former Missouri defensive end Kony Ealy, projected as a first-round pick, is a close friend of New York Jets defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson. They grew up together in St. Louis and were teammates at Missouri. A sampling of Ealy's media session at...

    Blog | March 02, 2014
  14. Draft spotlight: TE Jace Amaro

    Rich Cimini

    Texas Tech's Jace Amaro delivered arguably the best season ever for a tight end -- 106 receptions, 1,352 yards and seven touchdowns. Amaro, projected as a possible first-round pick, spoke to reporters at the NFL scouting combine. Highlights: On wh...

    Blog | March 01, 2014
  15. Draft spotlight: WR Mike Evans

    Rich Cimini

    Former Texas A&M wide receiver Mike Evans, projected as a first-round pick, spoke with reporters at the scouting combine. Here's a little of what he had to say: On what it was like playing with Johnny Manziel: "It was a great experience, playi...

    Blog | March 01, 2014
  16. Kiper's latest Big Board: Burners rise

    Rich Cimini

    ESPN draft analyst Mel Kiper Jr. posted his latest "Big Board," tweaking his top 25 based on the scouting combine. Interestingly, the most notable risers are skill-position players that figure to be on the New York Jets' radar with the 18th pick -- T...

    Blog | February 27, 2014