With his general manager gone, Ryan — the NFL’s loudest, proudest head coach — is suddenly nowhere to be found.
Does Chan Gailey care when you lose your $30,000-per-year gig, that you were living check-to-check before massive layoffs? Does Mike Tannenbaum care that you can’t afford the COBRA premiums to keep your kids with health insurance?
According to FoxSports, the Jets have contacted the Atlanta Falcons to ask for permission to speak with Dave Caldwell, their director of player personnel.
Johnson owes all those PSL owners a strong GM. We’ll see now whether one of these guys steps forward to become that person.
The two players are among the Jets’ biggest uncertainties heading into next season, with Sanchez coming off a miserable year and Revis recovering from a serious knee injury while also having a sticky contract situation.
As expected, Jets general manager Mike Tannenbaum was given a one-way ticket out of the big top on Monday morning.
Tannenbaum delivered a farewell address on Monday to the group of men he signed, traded for or drafted over the last seven years as the team’s GM. And he choked back tears as he read it.
If Rex Ryan thinks he can breathe easy because he was not let go on Black Monday, he should think again. Ryan has bought himself one more year — and that’s it. If he doesn’t think so, he should pick up the phone and call Lovie Smith.
According to a report, coach Rex Ryan wanted the backup quarterback to be more involved all season, but offensive coordinator Tony Sparano was opposed to it.
Here on “Black Monday” as the team clears out its lockers, the Jets must clear out the dead weight from this season. It started with the removal of Tannenbaum.
Who’ll be on the Jets — at quarterback, offensive coordinator and even general manager — remains the question as the beleaguered coach and his turmoil-riddled team prepare for an uncertain offseason.
Reports are saying that Woody Johnson and the Jets will fire Sparano and Tannenbaum after the season.
Is Bill Parcells the perfect man to fix the mess that the Jets are currently in? He might be, as current general manager Mike Tannenbaum’s job isn’t safe, according to league sources
Ernie Palladino plays Santa and hands out Christmas presents to New York sports icons.
Tannenbaum and the ridiculous quarterbacks he has given Ryan and the coaching staff are the real cause of the Jets demise.