Matt Slauson

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Gut-Check Time For ‘Frustrated’ Jets; Angry Rex Ryan Still Confident In Team

Botched snaps, lousy throws and lots of turnovers. Throw in a sputtering running game and it all has Jets coach Rex Ryan extremely frustrated.


Quarterback Mark Sanchez #6 of the New York Jets fumbles a snap against the Baltimore Ravens in the first quarter at M&T Bank Stadium on October 2, 2011 in Baltimore, Maryland. (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Schwartz: Is It Time For The Jets To Panic?

I’m not usually one to press the panic button after four games, but we have reached the quarter pole of the season and its clear that we don’t know what the Jets identity is just yet.


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Jets’ 3rd-Down Threat LaDainian Tomlinson: I Used To Be ‘Real Fast,’ Now I’m Just Fast

LaDainian Tomlinson realizes he’s no longer considered the dominant, game-changing rusher he once was or even an every-down running back. Just don’t think for a moment that he thinks he’s anywhere close to being done.


Jerricho Cotchery

MRI Reveals Cotchery Has ‘Slight’ Groin Tear

Jets wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery says an MRI exam reveals he has a “slight” groin tear and his status for New York’s next game is uncertain.


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Jets Blog: Better To Be Lucky Than Good

Although the talk shows will be filled with calls this week from Jets fans that will paint a doom and gloom picture, Gang Green is sticking to a common saying…


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Jets, Sanchez Show Success In Sped-Up Offense

The New York Jets were dragging on offense, unable to get anything cranking during a second straight sluggish performance. Then, desperation led to a successful spark: the hurry-up offense.


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Jets’ Big Task Vs. Lions: Stopping Suh

New York Jets right guard Brandon Moore thinks Ndamukong Suh looks anything like a rookie on film.


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Jets’ Slauson Goes From ‘Scared’ To Solid Starter

Matt Slauson always believed he would be the New York Jets’ starting left guard.


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Jets’ Greene: I Was Benched After Fumbles

Shonn Greene said Wednesday that he was taken out of New York’s 10-9 defeat against Baltimore on Monday night after he fumbled twice, and wasn’t surprised he was mostly stuck on the sideline in the second half.


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Joe Namath Rips Lackluster Jets

How bad were the Jets on Monday night? Even Broadway Joe is hurling criticism at his former team.


Giants RB Brandon Jacobs (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images) and Jets QB Mark Sanchez (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Sports Plus: Many Question Marks For Giants And Jets

The Giants and Jets simply aren’t as good as you think. Was former defensive coordinator Bill Sheridan really the defensive problem? Is Perry Fewell really the answer?


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Jets’ Ryan Selects Slauson Over Ducasse At Left Guard

New York Jets coach Rex Ryan has selected Matt Slauson as the team’s starting left guard over second-round draft pick Vladimir Ducasse.


Matt Slauson #68 of the New York Jets. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Schwartz On Sports: Jets’ Battle Of The Bench

The Jets close out their preseason schedule on Thursday night against the Eagles in Philadelphia. Gang Green will only have 36 players in uniform, as most of the starters will have the night off.


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Schwartz on Sports: Jets Starters To Sit

Head coach Rex Ryan reiterated that almost all of the starters would not play in Thursday’s pre-season finale against the Eagles in Philadelphia. The only exceptions are Vernon Gholston, Matt Slauson, Wayne Hunter, and Santonio Holmes who will get extensive playing time before serving a four game suspension to start the regular season.


Brad Smith #16 of the New York Jets scores a four-yard first quarter touchdown agains the New York Giants during their game at New Meadowlands Stadium on August 16, 2010 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Schwartz On Sports: Opening Night At NMS

“There’s no place like home!” It’s been a while since the Jets enjoyed the same experience as Dorothy clicking her heels to return to Kansas in “The Wizard Of Oz”.