Marcus Mariota

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

Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota speaks to the media during the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis on Feb. 19, 2015. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Heisman Winner Mariota Becomes Feature Attraction At NFL Scouting Combine

Marcus Mariota looked awfully comfortable on center stage Thursday.

02/19/2015

Josh McCown (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Jets, Looking For Quarterback Help, Have Eye On Veteran Josh McCown

“I think I would say, simply, every quarterback out there we’d have an interest in,” Maccagnan said at the NFL scouting combine on Wednesday.

02/19/2015

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)

Keidel: Jets Better Be Damn Sure Either Way If Mariota Falls To Them At No. 6

The Jets have the sixth pick. No doubt there will be a stud sitting in a cheap suit, flanked by family and friends and agents. It’s Gang Green’s job to find out which one can actually graduate from Saturday to Sunday.

02/05/2015

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

College Football Championship Preview: Ohio State Battles Oregon

The final chapter of a new era in college football will be written Monday night in Arlington, Texas. The first year of the College Football Playoff will come to a close with Pac-12 champion Oregon squaring off against Big Ten champion Ohio State with the first, truly definitive, outright national championship on the line in the history of major college football.

01/09/2015

Marcus Mariota after Oregon's Rose Bowl victory  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images); Cardale Jones celebrates after Ohio State wins the Sugar Bowl. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

First Playoff Sends Oregon, Ohio State To Title Game

The Buckeyes are looking for their first national title since 2002. The Ducks are seeking their first, period. Now they’ll take it to Texas for a championship game with which no one can argue.

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

Marcus Mariota delivers David Letterman's "Top 10" on December 15, 2014. (CBS)

WATCH: Marcus Mariota Tweaks Jets, Giants During Letterman ‘Top 10’

“I’d like to play in the NFL,” the Heisman-winning quarterback joked Monday. “Does New York have any professional teams?”

12/16/2014

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

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