“I think we all know exactly what we have to do. As coaches we have to make sure that we take the players we have on this team and put them in the best position to win,” said Marrone. “Get a good plan, get ahead of schedule and break down our opponents for 2014. So our focus right now is how we do a better job as coaches in getting this team ready to compete in 2014.”
Why fire Turner when the NFL may suspend him for the next year, or longer? At that point, it becomes much cleaner and easier to sever ties with Turner, which seems inevitable at this point.
After being traded to New England from Tampa Bay, Aqib Talib has given the Patriots their first cover cornerback since Asante Samuel, and perhaps their best secondary player since Rodney Harrison and Ty Law*.
The Jets are badly in need of receiving options this offseason, and picking a wide receiver with the 18th overall pick is certainly a strong possibility. NFL Network’s draft expert Mike Mayock thinks Gang Green might not stop right there.