Jameis Winston

Jameis Winston (L) and Marcus Mariota (R) work out at the NFL Combine (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images); Geno Smith (C) of the New York Jets  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Palladino: Draft May Force Jets To Stick With Geno Smith

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.

02/25/2015

Quarterback Jameis Winston of Florida State looks to throw a pass during the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 21, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Winston Shows Off Strong Arm, But Mariota Has Faster Feet

Florida State’s Jameis Winston showed Saturday there’s nothing wrong with his throwing shoulder.

02/21/2015

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Winston Says Reported Shoulder Weakness A Non-Issue, Vows To Avoid Problems Of Past

Jameis Winston responded to all the lingering questions with some bold answers.

02/20/2015

Marcus Mariota of the Oregon Ducks scrambles in the first half against the Arizona Wildcats during the PAC-12 Championships at Levi's Stadium on December 5, 2014 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Heisman Trophy Winner Mariota Not Sure If He’ll Throw During NFL Combine

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.

01/26/2015

Marcus Mariota of the Oregon Ducks scrambles in the first half against the Arizona Wildcats during the PAC-12 Championships at Levi's Stadium on December 5, 2014 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Report: Eagles Mulling Daring Move To Get Heisman Winner Mariota In Draft

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.

01/20/2015

Marcus Mariota of the Oregon Ducks scrambles in the first half against the Arizona Wildcats during the PAC-12 Championships at Levi's Stadium on December 5, 2014 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Heisman Winner Marcus Mariota To Enter NFL Draft

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.

01/15/2015

Jameis Winston looks to pass against the Oregon Ducks at the Rose Bowl on January 1, 2015 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Palladino: Jets’ Next GM Has To Realize Jameis Is Bad Fit

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.

01/09/2015

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston (Photo by Jeff Gammons/Getty Images)

Florida State Quarterback Jameis Winston To Enter NFL Draft

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.

01/07/2015

Quarterback Jameis Winston of the Florida State Seminoles reacts after losing 59-20 to the Oregon Ducks in the Rose Bowl on January 1, 2015 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Oregon Players Mock Winston With ‘No Means No’ Chant

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.

01/02/2015

Jameis Winston (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images), Marcus Mariota (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Florida State, Oregon Ready For Rose Bowl Like No Other

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.

01/01/2015

Buffalo Bills head coach Rex Ryan, then with the Jets (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Jets’ Chances At Top Draft Pick Drop To 0.02 Percent

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.

12/16/2014

Jets head coach Rex Ryan during the second half of a win over the Tennessee Titans at LP Field on December 14, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images)

Jets’ Rex On Draft Position: Real Fans Want To Win

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.

12/15/2014

Geno Smith is sacked in the end zone for a safety on December 14, 2014 (Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images); Oregon Ducks quarterback Marcus Mariota poses with the Heisman Trophy on December 13, 2014 (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Only The Jets Can Turn A Win Into A Devastating Loss

Forget Mariota. Forget Winston. The Jets won a game in the present, but likely lost out at a shot at a brighter future.

12/15/2014

Karl Klug of the Titans strips the ball loose from Geno Smith at LP Field on September 29, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee. The Titans defeated the Jets 38-13. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Palladino: Root Hard For A Jets Loss In Tennessee

When you sit down in front of the wide-screen Sunday at 4 p.m., pull out those blue, red, and silver pom-poms and root your head off — for those valiant Tennessee Titans.

12/12/2014

Calvin Pace #97 of the New York Jets watches the last few minutes of the game against the Buffalo Bills at Ford Field on November 24 , 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Pace On Fans Hoping Jets Lose: ‘One Draft Pick Isn’t Going To Change Things’

Many Jets fans want the team to lose the rest of its games so that it can select one of the two stud quarterbacks in next year’s draft. And while that could very well happen, veteran linebacker Calvin Pace doesn’t buy the logic.

12/11/2014

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