Vladimir Ducasse

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Schwartz: I Told You Burress Would Be The Story For Jets, And Boy Was He

The final score was irrelevant. It means nothing. Here’s the most important thing to come out of the Jets’ 27-7 win over the Bengals on Sunday night. 3 catches, 66 yards and a 26-yard touchdown catch for Plaxico Burress.


Mark Sanchez (credit: AP Photo/Eric Gay), Robert Turner (credit: Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Schwartz: Jets vs. Texans: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

Some people may subscribe to the following theory about pre-season football: “It’s three hours of my life that I’ll never get back!” In a lot of ways, that’s true — though there was a lot to take out of Jets vs. Texans.


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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.


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”.


Matt Slauson

Friendly Competition At Jets Camp

They’re two big men from different parts of the world who have little in common, including their paths to the NFL. Even communicating can be a challenge because the American Slauson speaks with a stutter and English isn’t the first language of Ducasse, who is from Haiti.