The Jets are in need of a franchise quarterback, though the price tag to trade up to No. 1 would be astronomical, perhaps several first-round picks.
When you have a quarterback like Marcus Mariota, who has been so proficient throughout his career, judging him on one bad game is not prudent.
Antonor Winston said his son was planning to spend that time with his family in Alabama, but added the decision “was not set in stone.”
A lot will happen before Roger Goodell starts the draft clock April 30. But this much is clear: short of a trade for a veteran quarterback, the Jets will have to put up with Geno for at least part of 2015.
Florida State’s Jameis Winston showed Saturday there’s nothing wrong with his throwing shoulder.
Jameis Winston responded to all the lingering questions with some bold answers.
He may end up being the No. 1 overall pick in this spring’s NFL draft, but that doesn’t mean Marcus Mariota has everyone convinced he’s the best quarterback available.
If the Jets are entertaining any notions of moving up in the draft to get one of the two top-rated quarterbacks available, they better look in the rearview. At least one team is reportedly plotting a power move.
Mariota and Florida State’s Jameis Winston are considered the top two quarterbacks in this year’s draft. With the sixth overall pick, the QB-needy Jets could be just out of reach.
Some team will take him. He’s too good for everyone to bypass. But the Jets shouldn’t. They are a team in need of a personality makeover, and Jameis Winston is just too big a risk.
He lost just one game during his two seasons in college. Now, Jameis Winston says it’s time to try his luck with the big boys.
Several Ducks players are facing team discipline after celebrating their Rose Bowl win by mocking Florida State QB Jameis Winston and allegations of sexual assault that have followed him.
Marcus Mariota and second-seeded Oregon (12-1) face Jameis Winston and third-seeded Florida State (13-0) on Thursday in the first national semifinal ever played at college football’s highest level.
In the locker room, Sunday’s win meant a whole lot to Rex Ryan and his players. On social media, it felt more like a loss to many Jets fans.
The Jets improved to 3-11 on Sunday, snapping a three-game skid with their first road win. They also hurt their chances at the top overall draft pick, not that any of these Jets care.