Can't Wait: A show about the New York Jets

Can't Wait: A show about the New York Jets

By The Athletic

'Can't Wait' is your your one-stop shop for all things Jets with The Athletic’s Zack Rosenblatt, Tim McMaster and Marissa Dunn. Tune in each week for player interviews, game previews, analysis and more.

Episodes

Unexcused absences and other minicamp notes

Tim and Zack are powering through poop filled weeks in their lives. But they're putting it all aside to talk about the Jets. Specifically Aaron Rodgers decision to skip minicamp and the Jets less than stellar handling of the situation. Also Haason Reddick's absence and what it means for his contract and the 2024 season. The guys also get into the on-field action. Who has stood out in OTA's and mandatory camp? Will Tyrod Taylor be a formidable backup to Rodgers? How do the rookies look? Will Tyrone Smith make it through the majority of the season? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/06/2446m 44s

Jets sign Tarik Cohen, Aaron Rodgers practice notes & more from OTAs

Aaron Rodgers is back on the field! Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt discuss the latest from Jets’ OTAs. Then, they talk about the signing of Tarik Cohen and what he adds to the RB room. Finally, they look ahead to training camp and joint practices with the Commanders, Panthers and Giants. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/05/2442m 39s

Jets 2024 schedule release

It's FINALLY here! Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt break down the Jets' 2024 schedule. They discuss the primetime games, the travel and their way-too-early predictions. They wrap by talking about the latest news from OTAs. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/05/2451m 48s

Grading the Jets’ 2024 NFL Draft picks

What can we expect from the Jets’ 2024 draft class? Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt examine all of the picks and the role they could play this season. Then, The Athletic’s Nick Baumgardner joins the show to talk about 5th rounder Qwan'tez Stiggers and his storybook rise to the NFL. Read Nick’s story here: https://theathletic.com/5326057/2024/03/14/qwantez-stiggers-nfl-draft-2024-prospect-cfl/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/04/2446m 29s

2024 NFL Draft Rd 1 | Jets select OT Olu Fashanu

Olu Fashanu is headed to New York! Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt break down the Jets' first pick in the 2024 NFL Draft. They share their grades on the selection and what Joe Douglas had to say about the offensive lineman. Plus, more reaction from night one across the league!  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/04/2436m 21s

Jets 2024 NFL Draft preview with Dane Brugler

The 2024 NFL Draft is just over one week away and there is no better way to prepare for what the Jets might do than with The Athletic’s Dane Brugler. Zack sits down with Dane to discuss what Gang Green might do at No. 10, the Day 2-3 QBs, receiver depth and much more. Plus, Zack weighs in on the Jets’ new uniforms and OTAs. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/04/2436m 44s

Jets acquire Haason Reddick, Stefon Diggs traded out of AFC East & more

There has been plenty of shake-up in the AFC East. Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt discuss the Jets’ big trade for Haason Reddick. They break down what they gave up and their grades on the move. Plus, Stefon Diggs is heading to Houston. They react to the Bills and Texans’ trade and talk about what the AFC East could look like this season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/04/2438m 36s

Jets’ brass speaks at NFL owners’ meetings

What did Robert Saleh, Joe Douglas and Woody Johnson have to say at the league owners’ meetings in Orlando? Zack Rosenblatt is down in Florida and joins Tim McMaster to talk about the draft, Zach Wilson, Nathaniel Hackett and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/03/2440m 57s

Jets host Mike Williams and Jadeveon Clowney, free-agency tracker & more

Despite a slow start the Jets have made a splash in free agency adding Tyron Smith and trading for Morgan Moses. Zack Rosenblatt and Tim McMaster recap all of the moves and discuss the remaining positional needs. Plus, they also talk about Mike Williams and Jadeveon Clowney’s visits to Florian Park, Aaron Rodgers’ political ties and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/03/2439m 16s

NFL Free Agency Day 1 Recap: Jets add Tyrod Taylor, John Simpson, Javon Kinlaw

Zack Rosenblatt is awake and ready to recap the Jets busy first night of NFL free agency. He joins Tim McMaster to discuss the addition of Tyrod Taylor, John Simpson and Javon Kinlaw. Plus, they also talk about Bryce Huff’s departure and other moves across the league. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/03/2430m 41s

Joe Douglas speaks at NFL combine, Mecole Hardman’s comments on Jets & more offseason news

Zack Rosenblatt is in Indianapolis for the NFL combine and all of the latest news on the Jets. He joins Tim McMaster to discuss what Joe Douglas had to say to the media. Then, they talk about upcoming free agency, Mecole Hardman’s comments on the Jets and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/02/2449m 19s

Super Bowl LVIII recap & Jets 10-step offseason plan

Of course it was Mecole Hardman to catch the game-winning touchdown for the Chiefs in Super Bowl LVIII. Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt discuss their takeaways from the big game. Then, Zack shares his 10-step plan for the Jets this offseason. They also examine the salary cap situation and the Can’t Wait Picks’ winner joins the show! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/02/2448m 3s

Inside how the Jets’ season fell apart

Where did everything fall apart for the Jets in 2023? Zack Rosenblatt and The Athletic’s Dianna Russini spoke to 30 sources in and around the organization on what transpired this season with Aaron Rodgers, Robert Saleh and Nathaniel Hackett. Zack describes what they learned about the atmosphere within the building and where the Jets go from here. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/01/2449m 51s

Jets 2023 season wrap-up

It wasn’t the year Jets fans were hoping for but we’re here to break it all down anyway! Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt look back on the 2023 campaign and what Robert Saleh and Joe Douglas had to say following the finale. They also discuss Aaron Rodgers’ viral comments, the coaching changes across the league and more.  Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Subscribe to the podcast... Apple: bit.ly/AppleCW Spotify: bit.ly/JetsCW Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/01/2454m 12s

Quinnen Williams, Sauce Gardner named to Pro Bowl and Jets’ season finale preview vs. Patriots

You did it Jets fans! You made it to Week 18! Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt look ahead to the season finale vs. the Patriots. They discuss the draft implications, potentially Bill Belichick’s final game in Foxborough and much more. Plus, they talk about Quinnen Williams and Sauce Garden’s Pro Bowl nominations. Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/01/2448m 56s

Jets playing sloppy football + Dalvin Cook waived with one game left in season

Marissa is back! That's the good news. The bad news is the Jets are playing sloppy penalty plagued football to finish off the 2023 campaign. The gang dives into that and also reflects on Dalvin Cook's brief tenure with the team. Then, Zack shares his thoughts on Joe Douglas' worst and best free agent signings before looking ahead to Week 18 in New England. Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/01/2442m 29s

Jets win and Woody says Saleh and staff will return

It wasn't easy but the Jets beat the Commanders on Christmas Eve. The bigger news of the day was owner Woody Johnson's comments that head coach Robert Saleh and the Jets coaching staff will be back in 2024 to run it back, ideally with a healthy Aaron Rodgers. Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/12/2342m 35s

Aaron Rodgers' season is over, plus Jets biggest position needs heading into 2024

The Jets are out of the playoffs and Aaron Rodgers will not play again this season so Tim and Zack are looking to 2024 and what positions need the biggest focus from Joe Douglas. Plus, NJ.com's Andy Vasquez joins the pod to play some 2016-2023 Jets trivia! Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/12/2354m 0s

Saleh and Douglas job security and who plays quarterback against the Commanders

For the 13th straight year, the Jets won't be in the playoffs. The team's 30-0 loss to the Dolphins put the spotlight back on the coaching staff and front office with three games left to play. Also, Zach Wilson is in concussion protocols and if he can't play, Trevor Siemian will get the start against the Commanders. Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/12/2343m 55s

Is Jeff Ulbrich ready for a head coaching job and can Zach Wilson do it again against Dolphins?

Has Jeff Ulbrich coached his way into a head coaching opportunity this offseason? Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt dive into Zack's latest story in The Athletic focused on the Jets DC. Plus, Zach Wilson is the reigning AFC Offensive Player of the Week after his performace against the Texans Sunday. Can he do it again and help the Jets to a massive upset over the Dolphins? Can the Jets defense slow down the prolific Miami attack? Will the Jets trade Wilson in the offseason? Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/12/2343m 21s

Zach Wilson lets it rip as Jets snap skid against Texans

Zach Wilson shines as the Jets ride a dominant second half to a 30-6 win over the Texans. What does the performance mean for Wilson? What does it mean for the Jets coaching staff? What does it mean for Aaron Rodgers return this season? Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt cover it all. Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/12/2340m 35s

Zach's back as Jets prepare for Texans!

Houston Texans' reporter DJ Bien-Aime joins Tim and Zack as the Jets prepare to play Houston. C.J. Stroud is a #2 overall pick who is dominating while Zach Wilson is back at QB1 for the rest of the season. The guys also discuss Jamal Adams conflict with a Jets beat writer and a littel more. Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/12/2348m 28s

Will Jets turn back to Zach Wilson after Boyle and Siemian struggle versus Falcons?

The Jets lost their fifth straight game Sunday as Tim Boyle and Trevor Siemian both failed to move the offense at all despite defense holding the Falcons under 200 yards offense. Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt recap another ugly loss at MetLife Stadium. Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/12/2340m 44s

The No Jets Mailbag plus a little Aaron Rodgers banter

You spoke, we listened. An entire episode of Can't Wait without talking about the Jets (except for some Aaron Rodgers banter to start). We've gathered up your questions about everything else... cheese, Spiderman, golf and much more. Connor Hughes and Marissa Morris also join a very special episode. BuffaloFollow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/11/2352m 43s

The blackest of Fridays | Saleh on the hot seat? | The return of Rodgers

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt look back on the Black Friday massacre against the Dolphins and look ahead to discuss the latest Aaron Rodgers rumors. Will the Pick 6 Hail Mary be the one play we all remember from this Jets season? Is Robert Saleh now on the hot seat? What about Joe Douglas? What do Saleh's out of character criticism of Allen Lazard and Breece Hall mean? Will Rodgers practice this week? BuffaloFollow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/11/2339m 23s

Zach Wilson out, Tim Boyle to start against Dolphins

Zack Rosenblatt and Tim McMaster react to the news that Zach Wilson is out as Jets starting quarterback. Tim Boyle will get the start on Friday against the Dolphins. The guys also discuss everything else that went wrong in Sunday's blowout loss to the Bills. What does it mean for Aaron Rodgers? Was there disagreement about Zach Wilson leading up to draft day? Lots to dive into as the Jets season spirals. BuffaloFollow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/11/2347m 10s

Dysfunctional offenses set to battle in Buffalo

Zack Rosenblatt and Tim McMaster are joined by The Athletic's Bills reporter Joe Buscaglia to preview Sunday's Jets - Bills game in Buffalo. Both teams are desperate for a win before their seasons slip away. The Bills just fired their offensive coordinator while the Jets refuse to alter Nathaniel Hackett's role despite one of the worst offenses in the league. The guys also discuss Izzy Abanicanda's potential role on Sunday, Garrett Wilson's injured elbow, the offenses players only meeting and of course picks for Week 11 Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/11/2350m 40s

Wash, rinse, repeat - Jets won't change QB or OC

Another week but the same old story for the Jets. Great defense combined with mistakes and penalties on offense mean a low scoring close loss. Tim McMaster and Zach Rosenblatt react to Robert Saleh's confounding postgame and Monday news conferences. If Zach Wilson and Nathaniel Hackett aren't being benched, what personnel changes could the team make before the Bills game? Plus, Chris Streveler may have a new team. Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/11/2346m 47s

Bold 2nd half predictions and a Raiders preview

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt preview the Jets upcoming game with the Raiders and make some bold second half predictions about Zach Wilson, Aaron Rodgers, Bryce Huff and more. That plus some controversial comments by OL coach Keith Carter this week and Can't Wait Pick'em Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/11/2348m 35s

Mistakes doom Jets offense in MNF loss to Chargers

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt react to the Jets abysmal Monday Night loss to Justin Herbert and the Chargers. Has the offense hit an all-time low? Who deserves the most blame for the lack of production? On the bright side, the defense was dominant. Bryce Huff and Jermaine Johnson starred again from the edge. Does the defense have to score a touchdown for the Jets to win football games. Finally, the guys get into Aaron Rodgers' comment after the game to, "give me a few weeks," when asked when he'll return. Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/11/2349m 57s

A quiet deadline for Joe Douglas and Jets, plus a Chargers preview

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt are joined by The Athletic's Chargers reporter Daniel Popper to preview Monday night's game with Los Angeles. The guys also recap a quiet trade deadline for the Joe Douglas and the Jets. Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/11/2352m 2s

It's a win

Zack and Tim breakdown one of the ugliest Jets wins you'll ever see, 13-10 over the Giants in overtime. They'll talk about the bad penalties, the terrible injuries, the dominant defense and everything else. Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/10/2348m 57s

Is Jets-Giants a rivalry? Plus, trade deadline chatter and more heading out of bye week

Tim McMaster and The Athletic's Jets reporter Zack Rosenblatt are joined by Giants reporter Charlotte Carroll to preview the New York teams Week 8 showdown. Plus a check in on the pick'em pool and more. Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Follow Charlotte on Twitter: @charlottecrrll Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/10/2346m 55s

Bye week mailbag!

Tim and Zack are joined by Will Parkinson to take the temperature of the fanbase coming out of the bye. The guys will check in on the latest news and also open up the mailbag heading into Giants week. Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Follow Will on Twitter: @Willpa11 Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/10/2357m 0s

Jets dominant defense stuns Eagles

The Athletic's Zach Rosenblatt and Tim McMaster recap the Jets unlikely win over the previously undefeated Eagles Sunday. Was the game a formula for how the team can compete despite a slew of key injuries. Can the defense we saw intercept Jalen Hurts three times show up every week? On the flip side, can the offense t.urn things around on third down and in the red zone where they rank at the bottom of the NFL. Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/10/2355m 17s

How to replace Vera-Tucker and looking ahead to Eagles

Zack and Tim look back on the Jets win for Hackett Sunday over the Broncos. It wasn’t pretty, including some head scratching plays from Zach Wilson, but can the team build on it going forward? Also, Alijah Vera-Tucker is done for the season, suffering an Achilles injury. How do the Jets fill that hole on the right side of their offensive line? Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/10/2353m 13s

DJ Reed ruled out, Hackett against Payton and a fork in the road for Zach Wilson

It's the game we've been anticipating ever since Sean Payton insulted Jets OC Nathaniel Hackett last summer. Will the Zach Wilson we saw almost beat the Chiefs be back against a bad Denver defense or will the Jets fall part. The Athletic's Broncos reporter Nick Kosmider who covered Hackett last year and covers Payton now joins the show to get into the debate. We also have our first picks guest of the season, a clear leader through four weeks! Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/10/2352m 46s

Good Zach Wilson, bad calls and saying good-bye to the Swifties

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt look back on the wild Sunday night game between the Jets and Chiefs. Zach Wilson looked like a competent NFL quarterback as Nathaniel Hackett took off the training wheels on offense. After a slow start the defense shut down Patrick Mahommes, Travis Kelce and company. What does it mean for the rest of the season? Is there hope that this team can turn things around? Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/10/2354m 45s

Jets prepare for Taylor Swift and the Chiefs

New York Swifties face a dilemma this weekend at MetLife Field. Tim and Zach preview the game and the drama. They're joined by managing editor for Elite Sports NY James Kratch. Is Robert Saleh losing the locker room? Could Zach Wilson lose the starting job? Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/09/2353m 27s

Jets lose 15th straight to Patriots and Robert Saleh's bewildering Monday news conference

Tim and Zach react immediately after Robert Saleh's Monday news conference that had both media and fans bewildered. The Jets head coach doubles down on his support of Zach Wilson and says there are no problems in the Jets locker room. He refused to comment on whether or not they would add a veteran quarterback to the roster after yet another loss to the Patriots. Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/09/2344m 55s

Can Jets finally beat the Patriots?

The Jets losing streak versus the Patriots is up to 14 games. Tim and Zack discuss how the team can finally get a win over their division rivals. Plus, Marissa returns to the podcast to make sure everything is running smoothly in her absence. Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/09/2347m 15s

Disaster in Dallas for Zach Wilson & Jets defense

The Jets were a no show in Dallas in a 30-10 loss to the Cowboys. Zach Wilson threw three interceptions but a bigger concern may be the defense which was carved up by Dak Prescott and company. Tim and Zack lay out the problems and potential solutions facing the Jets through two games. Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/09/2349m 42s

Dianna Russini joins the show to talk Rodgers & QB options + a Cowboys preview

Tim and Zack are joined by The Athletic's Senior NFL Insider Dianna Russini to talk about the details surrounding Aaron Rodgers' season ending injury and what potential quarterbacks the Jets are considering to add to the roster. We're also looking ahead to Sunday's Cowboys game and kicking off our 2024 Can't Wait Pick'em contest. Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/09/2349m 48s

Aaron Rodgers' injury overshadows Jets dramatic win on Monday night

Zack Rosenblatt and Tim McMaster pick up the pieces after Aaron Rodgers' injury on his fourth play as a Jet. His season is over with a torn achilles, but the team still managed to beat the Bills on Xavier Gipson's dramatic punt return in overtime. The guys discuss who's to blame for the injury if anyone and how the offense can be effective without Rodgers. Also, is there hope for Zach Wilson and what options are available if they want to add a quarterback? Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/09/2346m 16s

2023 over/unders, a Bills preview and UFO's on Hard Knocks

After a summer of hype, the season is finally here. Zack and Tim get you ready for the Bills on Monday night, make their predictions on 2023 over/unders and look back on a season of Hard Knocks. Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Join our picks pool: https://gridirongames.com/join-existing-pool/?Pool=25631&Password=C@ntW@it Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/09/2344m 8s

53-Man roster recap + Garrett Wilson and Sauce Gardner interviews

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt dive into the Jets 53-man roster. What are the surprises and how did Zack do with his predictions. Zack was also able to sit down with Garrett Wilson and Sauce Gardner this week. Check out those interviews. Follow Zack on Twitter:@ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube Channel: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/08/2347m 30s

Corey Davis retires, Duane Brown returns and Aaron Rodgers is set to play versus Giants

As usual, Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt have breaking news to cover on Can't Wait. Corey Davis is retiring. What does it mean for the Jets receiving depth chart and salary cap space? How will Davis be remembered by Jets fans? Also, Duane Brown is off the PUP list and practicing. Combine that with Mekhi Becton's stellar play at RT and suddenly the Jets may have a formidable O-Line. Tim and Zack also get you ready for Aaron Rodgers' preseason debut for the Jets. What to expect and how nervous will Jets fans be watching. The episode finishes up with a recap of Hard Knocks through 3 episodes. Follow Zack on Twitter:@ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube Channel: youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/08/2351m 10s

Jets sign Dalvin Cook, Breece Hall returns and Connor Hughes stops by

The Jets finally make the move to sign former Vikings running back Dalvin Cook to a one-year, $8.6M deal. Also, Breece Hall is off the PUP list, so how will the two perform together? Zack Rosenblatt, Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster also look back at the Jets 2nd preseason game against the Panthers and talk about the defense's dominance, Zack Wilson's performance and how the offensive line can be pieced together. Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/08/2349m 26s

Mourning Streveler, joint practices and Hard Knocks debut

It's the end of an era for the Jets as Chris Streveler has been released. Tim and Zack mourn the loss and remember some of Strev's best moments. We're covering the joint practices with the Carolina Panthers and the season debut of Hard Knocks. Who were the winners and losers of episode 1? Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/08/2349m 34s

Training Camp Stock Report and what to expect in Hall of Fame Game

On the eve of the Jets preseason opener in Canton, Tim and Zack play Stock Up / Stock Down through two weeks of camp. They also check in on the latest news including Dalvin Cook, Garrett Wilson's ankle and more. The guys look ahead to Thursday night's matchup with the Browns and also take some of your questions. Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check us out on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/08/2355m 52s

Robert Saleh fires back at Sean Payton, Dalvin Cook visiting Jets and Aaron Rodgers new contract

One week into Jets Training camp, Tim McMaster and Zach Rosenblatt talk about the early winners and losers. They react to Sean Payton's shot at Nathaniel Hackett and Robert Saleh's response. Also, free agent running back Dalvin Cook is visiting the facility and Aaron Rodgers has a new contract. Does it guarantee he'll be a Jet for more than one year? The Jets visit to Denver in October just got spicier after new Broncos head coach Sean Payton fired shots at former head coach and current Jets OC Nathaniel Hackett. Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check us out on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/07/2352m 31s

BREAKING: Quinnen Williams & Jets agree to 4-year deal, plus drafting Hard Knocks storylines

BREAKING NEWS: Quinnen Williams and Jets agree on 4-year deal! Also, Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt get you ready for Jets Training Camp. What will be the best position battles and who will win them? The guys also discuss their favorite potential Hard Knocks storylines and more. Follow Zack on Twitter: @ZackBlatt Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out all of our episodes on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@CantWaitJetsPod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/07/231h

What we’ve learned from Jets OTAs, Chuck Clark injury news & more

Football is out for the summer! Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt recap what we’ve learned and observed from Jets OTAs. Then, they discuss Chuck Clark’s knee injury, the impact it has on the defense and the signing of Adrian Amos. Finally, they take listener questions and look ahead to the training camp schedule. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/06/2348m 48s

Jets OTA takeaways, QB report & offseason mailbag

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt discuss the latest news and notes from Jets’ OTAs. They talk about Aaron Rodgers’ calf injury before breaking down what they saw from Zach Wilson and the other QBs. Plus, they share what Robert Saleh had to say about Quinnen Williams’ contract before answering your most pressing offseason questions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/06/2341m 12s

Aaron Rodgers, Mekhi Becton, Quinnen Williams & more Jets OTA observations

Jets OTAs are underway in Florham Park and all eyes are on Aaron Rodgers. Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt discuss the QBs injury scare and what he’s had to say about his time since joining Gang Green. Plus, they talk about Mekhi Becton’s comments on his injury last season, Quinnen Williams’ absence and the latest with his contract and much more observations from the first day of practices.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/05/2345m 38s

Jets 2023 schedule reaction

Aaron Rodgers and the Jets will play five primetime games plus a Black Friday matchup with the Dolphins this season. Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt go game-by-game breaking down the 2023 schedule. They share their predictions, the games they're looking forward to the most, the best road trips and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/05/2341m 27s

Jets 2023 NFL Draft recap & analysis

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt break down the Jets’ 2023 draft class. They share their overall thoughts on Joe Douglas’ selections and they also discuss the latest UDFA signings. Then, they talk about the addition of Billy Turner and they examine the OT depth chart. They wrap by looking ahead at what else is to come this offseason.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/05/2340m 37s

Jets take Joe Tippmann in Round 2 of 2023 NFL Draft

Joe Tippmann is joining Gang Green! Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt discuss the Jets second round pick in the 2023 NFL Draft. They grade the selection and talk about what he brings to the offensive line. Then, they preview what to expect from Joe Douglas in rounds 4-7.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/04/2334m 46s

Jets select EDGE Will McDonald with No. 15 pick in 2023 NFL Draft

The pick is in! Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt discuss the Jets’ selection of Will McDonald at No. 15 in the 2023 NFL Draft. They talk about what Joe Douglas had to say about the edge rusher, what he brings to the defense and much more. Plus, they look ahead to Day 2 and recap Aaron Rodgers’ introductory press conference.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/04/2340m 49s

Jets and Packers agree to deal for Aaron Rodgers

The deal is FINALLY done! Aaron Rodgers is headed to New York! Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt discuss the details of the Jets trade with the Packers. Plus, they talk about how the move impacts this year’s draft as they look ahead to this weekend. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/04/2341m 21s

Jets’ NFL Draft targets with Nick Baumgardner

With the NFL Draft just one week away, Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt welcome The Athletic’s Nick Baumgardner to the show to talk about what the Jets could do in the first two rounds. They examine the top offensive lineman on the board, depth at key positions and more. Plus, Zack discusses the latest with Quinnen Williams’ contract and the signings of Tim Boyle and Quinton Jefferson.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/04/2350m 25s

NFL owners meetings takeaways, the Aaron Rodgers waiting game & more Jets news

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt recap what Woody Johnson, Robert Saleh and Joe Douglas had to say at the NFL owners meetings in Phoenix last week. They discuss the Aaron Rodgers waiting game, the Odell Beckham Jr. courtship and much more. They also look ahead to the draft and Zack shares his predictions for the next several weeks. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/04/2347m 8s

Jets sign Mecole Hardman, trade Elijah Moore to Browns

Elijah Moore is headed to Cleveland. Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt break down the Jets trade with the Browns. Plus, they discuss the addition of Mecole Hardman and the possibility of Odell Beckham Jr. returning to New York. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/03/2337m 26s

Aaron Rodgers trade delay, Jets’ free agency signings & the possibility of adding Odell Beckham Jr.

As the Jets wait on the Aaron Rodgers trade to become official, Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt break down Joe Douglas’ free agent signings. They talk about Allen Lazard, Wes Schweitzer, Thomas Morstead and more. Then, they discuss what to do at defensive tackle, if Odell Beckham Jr. fits in the offense and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/03/2344m 50s

Aaron Rodgers says he intends to play for the Jets in 2023

Aaron Rodgers has finally spoken and says he intends to play for the New York Jets in 2023. Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt discuss everything the QB had to say, the hold up in the trade with the Packers and more. Then, The Athletic’s Matt Schneidman joins the show to talk about Rodgers’ time in Green Bay. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/03/2351m 31s

Jets meet with Derek Carr + more from Joe Douglas at NFL Combine

Live from Indianapolis, Zack Rosenblatt is joined by Tim McMaster and SNY's Connor Hughes to discuss all the news surrounding the Jets and Derek Carr. They break down what Joe Douglas had to say about the meeting with the QB, plus, they talk about Aaron Rodgers’ upcoming decision, Ryan Tannehill and more. Finally, they touch on New York’s top free agents ahead of the start of the league year. Sponsors! Today's show is brought to you by... Magic Spoon! Get your next delicious bowl of guilt-free cereal at https://www.MagicSpoon.com/WAIT Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/03/2353m 41s

Derek Carr, Aaron Rodgers, Jimmy G? Jets quarterback search underway

Who will be Jets starting quarterback next season? Can’t Wait is back to break down the biggest question for New York this offseason. They talk about Derek Carr, Aaron Rodgers, Jimmy G and more. Then, they discuss the new additions to the coaching staff, notable free agents to watch and Dane Brugler’s 2023 NFL Draft Top 100. Today's show is sponsored by... Athletic Greens! Get a FREE 1-year supply of immune-supporting Vitamin D AND 5 FREE travel packs with your first purchase at athleticgreens.com/nfl Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/02/2349m 8s

Jets hire Nathaniel Hackett as new offensive coordinator

The Jets have officially hired Nathaniel Hackett to be the team’s new offensive coordinator. Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt react to the hire and discuss what Robert Saleh had to say about the former Broncos’ head coach. Plus, they dive into the quarterback conversation and if Hackett’s connection with Aaron Rodgers could bring the QB to New York. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/01/2340m 30s

What happened with Mike LaFleur, Zach Wilson and the Jets this season

What really happened between Mike LaFleur, Zach Wilson and the Jets? Zack Rosenblatt sits down with Tim McMaster to discuss his reporting on what went wrong with New York’s offense this season. They break down the timeline of events, relationships with receivers, an oversimplified scheme, Mike White’s emergence and much more. Sponsors! Today's show is brought to you by... Rocket Money! Cancel unwanted subscriptions – and manage your expenses the easy way – by going to RocketMoney.com/ATHLETIC Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/01/2328m 51s

Jets part ways with OC Mike LaFleur + Dane Brugler joins the show

The Jets and OC Mike LaFleur are officially parting ways. Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt discuss the reasoning behind the decision, the top candidates for the position and the OL and WR coach openings. Then, The Athletic’s Dane Brugler joins the show to talk about Zach Wilson, Sauce Gardner, the 2023 NFL Draft and more. Sponsors! Today's show is brought to you by... Manscaped! Get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code NFL23 at Manscaped.com Athletic Greens! Get a FREE 1-year supply of immune-supporting Vitamin D AND 5 FREE travel packs with your first purchase at athleticgreens.com/NFL Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/01/2352m 59s

Zach Wilson, Mike White, Sauce Gardner, Garrett Wilson & more takeaways from the Jets’ 7-10 season

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt welcome back old friend Connor Hughes to the show to break down the Jets’ 7-10 season. They share their thoughts on the year before discussing what Robert Saleh and Joe Douglas had to say about missing the playoffs as well as the QB situation. Plus, they talk about the team’s top needs heading into the offseason. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/01/231h 4m

Jets-Dolphins preview, Mike LaFleur’s comments on Zach Wilson & more

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt kick off Week 18 by breaking down who will start for the Jets against the Dolphins. Then, they welcome "Turn on the Jets" podcast host Will Parkinson to the show to talk about Mike LaFleur’s comments on Zach Wilson starting as a rookie. Finally, they discuss Darrelle Revis and Joe Klecko being named Hall of Fame finalists and they share their “Can’t Wait” picks.  Sponsors! Today's show is brought to you by... Tommy John! Get 20% off your first order at TommyJohn.com/ATHLETIC Roman! Get 20% off first order at ro.co/ATHLETIC Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/01/2359m 23s

Jets miss the playoffs following loss to Seahawks

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt recap the Jets’ 23-6 loss to the Seahawks. They talk about a bad outing from Mike White and a disappointing showing from the defense before they take a big picture view of the team. They discuss what went wrong down the stretch and what it all means going into the offseason. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/01/2344m 17s

Mike White returns are Jets square off against Seahawks with playoffs on the line

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt break down the. Jets playoff implications as Mike White returns against the Seahawks. They preview the matchup against Geno Smith and The Athletic’s Michael-Shawn Dugar joins the show to talk about the Rookie of the Year debate between Sauce Gardner and Tariq Woolen. Finally, they talk about Derek Carr’s benching and if he would be a potential fit in New York. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/12/221h

Mike White cleared to start for Jets vs. Seahawks

Mike White is back! Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt discuss expectations for the QB’s return. Plus, they examine the latest playoff scenarios for the Jets and their chances of advancing. They wrap by looking ahead to Week 17 vs. Geno Smith and the Seahawks. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/12/2241m 37s

Is the Zach Wilson era over in New York? Discussing what’s next at QB for the Jets following loss to Jaguars

What’s next for Zach Wilson and the Jets? Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt recap the 19-3 loss to the Jaguars. They discuss Wilson’s future, Chris Streveler’s performance and more with the QB situation. They also talk about a bad outing for the defense, the playoff odds and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/12/2253m 30s

Zach Wilson, Jets fall short to Lions + playoff race implications

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt break down the Jets 20-17 loss to the Lions. They recap the key plays of the game before grading Zach Wilson’s performance. They also discuss where the Jets stand in the playoff race before looking ahead to the Jaguars on Thursday Night Football. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/12/2246m 16s

Mike White out for Week 15, Zach Wilson to start for Jets vs. Lions

Mike White is out for Week 15. Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt discuss the latest with the QB's rib injury as well as Zach Wilson's return to the starting lineup. Then, they dive deep into the Jets matchup with the Lions and what fans should expect from Jared Goff and a resurgent Detroit team. They close out the show with their “Can’t Wait” picks.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/12/2254m 8s

Jets remain positive following tough loss to Bills + Mike White injury update

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt recap the Jets tough loss to the Bills in Week 14. They discuss the key mistakes that played a big role in the game as well as Mike White’s rib injury and toughness to return. They also talk about the injuries to Quinnen Williams and Corey Davis, before breaking down the big plays on defense and strong performances from Bam Knight and Garrett Wilson. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/12/2244m 25s

Why everyone loves Mike White + previewing Jets-Bills

Everyone loves Mike! Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt begin the show by taking a look behind the scenes at Mike White’s life off the field. Then, they discuss the latest with Max Mitchell’s health and what it means for the offensive line. Plus, they preview a big matchup with Josh Allen and the Bills and what the Jets need to do to leave Buffalo with a win. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/12/2252m 9s

Mike White, Jets unable to complete comeback & fall to Vikings 27-22

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt recap the Jets heartbreaking loss to the Vikings. They discuss the good and the bad from Mike White’s performance and what teammates had to say about the QB following the near comeback. They also talk about the red-zone failures, a big game for Garrett Wilson and Bam Knight and what went wrong on defense. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/12/2251m 31s

Mike White looks to keep rolling as Jets travel to Minnesota

Can Mike White keep the Jets rolling into Week 13? Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt preview the Jets showdown with the Vikings. They discuss what they’re looking to see from the QB against Minnesota’s defense. Plus, they dive into Sauce Gardner’s matchup with Justin Jefferson and the key to stopping Kirk Cousins. They also talk about the latest injury news, their “Can’t Wait” picks and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/12/2252m 22s

Mike White shines as Jets beat Bears 31-10

Mike F-ing White is back! Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt recap the Jets 31-10 win over the Bears. They discuss a huge game for White, what worked with the QB change and more takeaways from the offense. Plus, they talk about a slow slow start for the defense and how they were able to turn things around and keep Chicago off the board in the second half. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/11/2251m 48s

Zach Wilson benched, Jets to start Mike White vs. Bears

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt react to the benching of Zach Wilson. They discuss what Robert Saleh had to say about the decision, Wilson’s response and more. Plus, The Athletic’s Kalyn Kahler joins the show to talk about Jets’ new starter Mike White as they look ahead to Sunday vs. the Bears.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/11/2240m 37s

BONUS: Exclusive Mike White interview on QB2 with Kalyn Kahler

The Athletic's Kalyn Kahler recently sat down with QB Mike White to discuss his journey from backup Mike White, to Mike "Effing" White. It's a story worth hearing now more than ever on a little bonus Can't Wait. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/11/2239m 16s

Robert Saleh noncommittal on Zach Wilson’s future as Jets’ starter + Patriots recap

Could the Jets bench Zach Wilson in Week 12? Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt discuss Robert Saleh’s comments following the QB’s rough outing against the Patriots. They also talk about what Wilson had to say following the loss and the reaction from teammates on Twitter as well as the NFL world. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/11/2248m 23s

Zach Wilson fired up, Laurent Duvernay-Tardif returns & Jets-Patriots rematch

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt get you ready for the Jets rematch against the Patriots. They discuss Zach Wilson’s fiery comments about the first loss to New England as well as the tone in the locker room following the bye week. They also talk about Laurent Duvernay-Tardif’s return and what it means for the offensive line. Plus, they review the film on the Patriots and share their Week 11 picks. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/11/2247m 7s

Jets’ second-half preview, AFC East breakdown & mailbag

The Jets are back from the bye week and Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt look ahead to the second-half of the season. Then, they examine the competition in the AFC East before answering listener questions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/11/2247m 51s

Quinnen Williams, Sauce Gardner and Jets defense dominate Josh Allen and Bills

The Jets stun the Bills thanks to a dominant performance from the defense. Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt discuss the big plays from Quinnen Williams, Sauce Gardner, Bryce Huff and more.Then, they break down the offense and what Zach Wilson was able to do to help lead the team to victory. They wrap by talking about the Jets' 6-3 record at the bye week, the playoff chances and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/11/2251m 59s

Joe Douglas addresses media, Jets quiet at NFL trade deadline & scouting the Bills

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt recap what Joe Douglas had to say at his midseason press conference. They talk about the NFL trade deadline and why the Jets weren't more active. Plus, they discuss the criticism Zach Wilson has faced this week and what they are looking to see against Josh Allen and the Bills. They wrap with their Week 9 picks.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/11/2251m 13s

Zach Wilson struggles as Jets fall to Patriots 22-17

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt recap the Jets’ ugly 22-17 loss to the Patriots. They talk about Zach Wilson’s struggles and what improvements need to be made from the rookie QB. Plus, they get into Elijah Moore’s targets and their takeaways from the defense before discussing the trade deadline and if Joe Douglas will make another move. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/10/2252m 30s

Elijah Moore returns to practice, James Robinson getting adjusted & Jets-Patriots preview

Elijah Moore is back at practice following last week’s trade request. Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt discuss the latest with the WR and if he will play on Sunday. Then, they discuss how James Robinson has adjusted to his time in New York so far and what the breakdown in carries is going to look like this weekend. Finally, they preview the matchup with Mac Jones and the Patriots.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/10/2254m 11s

Jets trade for James Robinson, Breece Hall & Alijah Vera-Tucker out for season + Broncos recap

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt break down an eventful weekend for the Jets. They talk about the season ending injuries for Breece Hall and Alijah Vera-Tucker before diving into the trade for James Robinson. Plus, they discuss their takeaways from the 16-9 win over the Broncos. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/10/2250m 37s

Elijah Moore requests a trade, Jets-Broncos preview & more

After complaints about his role in the offense, wide receiver Elijah Moore has officially requested a trade from the Jets. Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt discuss the response from Joe Douglas and the front office as well as what comes next. Then, they look ahead to Sunday’s matchup against Russell Wilson and the Broncos. They preview the game and share their “Can’t Wait” picks.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/10/2249m 43s

Jets stun Packers in Green Bay, win third straight

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt recap the Jets’ 27-10 win over the Packers in Green Bay. They discuss a big game for Quinnen Williams and the defense and how they were able to stop Aaron Rodgers. They also talk about Sauce Gardner’s cheesehead, Mike LaFleur’s creativity with the offense and the team’s 4-2 start. They wrap by talking about Elijah Moore’s postgame tweet, areas of improvement for Zach Wilson and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/10/2248m 34s

Jets head to Green Bay for showdown with Aaron Rodgers and Packers

As Gang Green heads to Green Bay, Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt preview the matchup against Aaron Rodgers and the Packers. They discuss Sauce Gardner’s Rookie of the Week nod, what Carl Lawson had to say about facing David Bakhtiari and the comments surrounding Zach Wilson as a “game manager.” Plus, the talk about the key matchups vs. the Packers, Matt vs. Mike LaFleur and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/10/2251m 27s

Jets rookies on display in dominating win over Dolphins

It’s another victory Monday for the Jets following their dominant 40-17 win over the Dolphins. Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt recap the game and big performances from Alijah Vera-Tucker and rookies Breece Hall and Sauce Gardner. They also discuss Zach Wilson’s day, the pass rush and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/10/2246m 12s

Duane Brown eyes return, early NFL All-Rookie team & Jets-Dolphins primer

What will the Jets’ offensive line look like when Duane Brown returns? Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt discuss the latest with lineup up front. Plus, which members of Gang Green made the The Athletic’s early NFL All-Rookie team? They discuss the young guys being recognized before they preview the Week 5 matchup against Tyreek Hill and the Dolphins. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/10/2248m 50s

Zach Wilson leads Jets to win over Steelers in season debut

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt recap the Jets’ 24-20 win over the Steelers. They break down Zach Wilson’s first performance of the year and the 4th quarter comeback. They also discuss Max Mitchell’s injury and the shake-up to the offensive line. Then, they dive into a bounce-back day for the defense and a strong outing from the defensive line.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/10/2245m 30s

Zach Wilson’s season debut + scouting the Steelers

Zach Wilson is back! Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt break down what the QB’s return could mean for the Jets offense. Plus, they talk about the latest injury to the offensive line before they preview the matchup with the Steelers. They discuss what the defense can expect from Mitch Trubisky as well as their game predictions and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/09/2246m 38s

Recapping the Jets loss to the Bengals + Zach Wilson set to return in Week 4

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt recap what went wrong for the Jets in their 27-12 loss to the Bengals. They discuss Joe Flacco and the offense’s struggles, Quinnen Williams’ argument on the sideline and D.J. Reed’s comments on the team’s communication. Plus, they look ahead to the return of Zach Wilson and expectations for the QB in practice this week. They wrap by talking about the latest with Duane Brown, the signing of Mike Remmers and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/09/2243m 46s

Zach Wilson’s rehab, Garrett Wilson’s big week + previewing Joe Burrow & the Bengals

How long will Joe Flacco be under center for the Jets? As Zach Wilson inches closer to his return, Robert Saleh said this week, "As soon as the doctors clear him, we’ll get him on the field." Zack Rosenblatt and Marissa Dunn discuss the quarterback position and if New York would continue to roll with Flacco. They also talk about Garrett Wilson’s big game vs. the Browns before looking ahead to Week 3 against Joe Burrow and the Bengals. Zack sits down with The Athletic’s Jay Morrison to preview the matchup with Cincinnati. They wrap by answering listener questions and sharing their game predictions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/09/2250m 29s

Jets complete miraculous comeback over Browns

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt break down the Jets' stunning late-game comeback win over the Browns. Zack describes the atmosphere in the final two minutes and the mood in the locker room. They also discuss a huge day for Joe Flacco, the emergence of Garrett Wilson and more takeaways from the offense. The wrap by looking ahead to how the win impacts the team moving forward. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/09/2246m 23s

Robert Saleh’s comments on Jets “taking receipts” + scouting the Browns

Robert Saleh is "taking receipts," so will the Jets handle business on Sunday in Cleveland? Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt discuss the head coach's comments this week and the reaction across the league. They also preview the matchup with the Browns and give their game predictions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/09/2247m 23s

Jets fall to Ravens 24-9 in season opener

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt break down the Jets 24-9 loss to the Ravens in Week 1. They discuss the quarterback situation, struggles on the offensive line and more takeaways from the offense. They also talk about what went wrong on defense in the second half and 15 candidates who can make or break Gang Green's season following the 0-1 start.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/09/2242m 21s

Zach Wilson sidelined until Week 4, Jets predictions & previewing the Ravens

Week 1 is finally here! Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt get you ready for the start of the Jets season by previewing the matchup against the Ravens. They discuss the latest with Zach Wilson's injury and how long he will be sidelined, Duane Brown's absence from practice and Joe Flacco's start against his former team. They also share their season predictions for the Jets and the Can't Wait picks are back! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/09/2248m 34s

Breaking down the Jets 53-man roster + chatting with Sauce Gardner

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt break down the Jets 53-man roster. They discuss their takeaways, the surprise cuts, the additions to the practice squad and the latest with Denzel Mims' trade request. Plus, Zack sits down Sauce Gardner to talk about his nickname, the upcoming season and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/09/2250m 58s

Jets-Falcons takeaways, 53-man roster projection & more

Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt discuss their takeaways from the Jets and Falcons joint practices and preseason game. Plus, they go position-by-position and project New York’s 53-man roster. They wrap by answering listener questions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/08/2253m 26s

Zach Wilson injury timeline, Joe Flacco dominates & more from Jets training camp

The Jets received good news following Zach Wilson’s knee surgery on Tuesday, so when will the QB be back under center? Tim McMaster and Zack Rosenblatt discuss the timeline for his return as well as Joe Flacco’s impressive practice as QB1. Plus, they talk about George Fant’s move to right tackle, camp risers and fallers and Braxton Berrios’ bizarre ‘Madden’ image. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/08/2245m 42s

What’s next for Mekhi Becton, Zach Wilson observations & previewing Jets preseason opener vs. Eagles

The Can't Wait podcast is BACK! Tim McMaster welcomes The Athletic's new Jets' writer Zack Rosenblatt to the show! They catch up on all of the news and notes from Jets camp including the signing of Duane Brown, Mekhi Becton's likely season-ending injury, Zach Wilson's progress and much more. They also preview the preseason opener vs. the Eagles. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/08/2250m 12s

Jets 2022 training camp preview + Connor Hughes farewell

Before Connor Hughes bids farewell to the Can't Wait podcast, he joins Tim McMaster and Marissa Dunn for a Jets training camp preview extravaganza. They discuss key position battles, players with the most to gain and lose, expectations for Zach Wilson and much more. They also take a walk down memory lane and look back at some of the best moments from the show. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/07/2259m 39s

Jets Mailbag: Mekhi Becton’s health, potential free-agent additions & more pre-training camp questions

With Jets training camp just a few weeks away, Connor Hughes answers your most pressing questions. Will Joe Douglas add any free agents? Does Denzel Mims make the 53-man roster? Are there any signs in camp that might help predict how the season will go? He talks about all of that plus, Zach Wilson, Mekhi Becton and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/07/2255m 31s

Jets wrap up 2022 minicamp: Is Zach Wilson improving? Latest on Mekhi Becton, Sauce Gardner & more

As the Jets head to summer break, Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster break down everything you need to know from minicamp. Is Zach Wilson improving? How did Mekhi Becton look in his return to the facility? Is Sauce Gardner the real deal? They discuss all of that plus, Jeff Smith, Garrett Wilson and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/06/2253m 32s

Zach Wilson progress report, analysis and highlights from final set of OTAs

Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster recap the Jets final set of OTAs before mandatory minicamp. They discuss what they've seen from Zach Wilson as well as the risers and fallers of the spring. Finally, they look back on Ryan Fitzpatrick's 17-year career and his time with the Jets. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/06/2257m 56s

Highlights, takeaways as Zach Wilson, Sauce Gardner, Garrett Wilson debut at Jets first OTA

Jets' OTAs are officially underway and Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster recap all of the action from Florham Park. They discuss Zach Wilson's new look, their first impressions of the rookies and what we've learned from the initial set of practices. Plus, they weigh in on the free agent additions and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/05/2255m 35s

Future of Sports Pt. 2

In episode two of the Future of Sports series, The Athletic's Mike Smeltz looks at how the team experience may change in the future: increased use of technology in gameplay, robotic umpires and the unique initiatives of a startup sports league. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/05/2222m 26s

Future of Sports Pt. 1

In episode one of the Future of Sports series, The Athletic's Mike Smeltz looks at how the fan experience may change: how going to games, watching games at home and how memorabilia is shifting from physical to digital. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/05/2225m 43s

Analyzing Jets’ 2022 schedule, plus Robert Saleh joins to discuss Zach Wilson, NFL Draft class

The Jets' 2022 schedule is official! What's the best game on the slate? How many can they win? Which ones will be in primetime? Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster break it all down. Then, Jets head coach Robert Saleh joins the show to talk about the draft class, minicamp, Zach Wilson and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/05/221h 3m

Jets won 2022 NFL Draft with Sauce Gardner, Breece Hall: Takeaways from Joe Douglas’ big day

Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster break down how the Jets won the 2022 NFL Draft. They examine the additions of Sauce Gardner, Garrett Wilson, Jermaine Johnson, Breece Hall, Jeremy Ruckert, Max Mitchell and Micheal Clemons. They discuss their takeaways from Joe Douglas’ big weekend, reaction across the league and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/05/2256m 8s

Jets take RB Breece Hall and TE Jeremy Ruckert on day two of the NFL draft

After three picks on Day 1, the Jets traded up to #36 to take Iowa State running back Breece Hall, the first running back to be selected. In the third round New York selects Long Island native and life long Jets fan Jeremy Ruckert out of Ohio State. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes break it down. Plus a look ahead to Day 3. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/04/2234m 44s

Jets get Sauce, another Wilson and Jermaine Johnson in wild first round of draft

Tim and Connor break down the Jets first round picks. Why did they end up going with cornerback Ahmad "Sauce" Gardner at #4? Is Garrett Wilson the #1 receiver Zach Wilson needs to become a franchise quarterback? Did Jets win the first round by trading up for Jermaine Johnson? Also, the Eagles, not the Jets, trade for A.J. Brown! Plus a look ahead to potential round two targets. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/04/2255m 8s

Jets 2022 NFL Draft: Jameson Williams, Kayvon Thibodeaux, Garrett Wilson? First-round predictions

As the 2022 NFL Draft inches closer, Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster discuss their first-round predictions for the Jets. They talk about Jameson Williams, Kayvon Thibodeaux , Garrett Wilson and more before diving into the possibility of trading for Deebo Samuel. They wrap by discussing Dane Brugler's complete 7-round mock draft. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/04/221h 1m

Jets targeting D.K. Metcalf, A.J. Brown? | NFL owners meeting takeaways

Live from West Palm Beach, Connor Hughes joins Tim McMaster to recap all of the Jets' news from the NFL owners meetings. They discuss Joe Douglas’ comments about targeting a top wide receiver, such as A.J. Brown, after missing out on Tyreek Hill as well as what direction the Jets will go with the No. 4 pick in the draft. They also talk about Zach Willson’s offseason workout tour, an offensive line shakeup and the new playoff overtime rules. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/03/2252m 18s

Jets free agency recap, biggest remaining needs & more heading into the 2022 NFL Draft

Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster recap the Jets initial wave of free agency. They assess the additions of C.J. Uzomah, Laken Tomlinson, D.J. Reed and Jordan Whitehead before examining Joe Douglas’ team building strategy. Plus, what are New York’s biggest remaining needs? They talk about players still on the market, the upcoming NFL Draft and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/03/2250m 9s

Free Agency Day 2: Jets sign D.J. Reed, Jordan Whitehead: What's next for Robert Saleh, Joe Douglas, NFL Draft?

One day after signing C.J. Uzomah and Laken Tomlinson, Joe Douglas and Robert Saleh set their sights on the defensive side of the ball. While the team had interest in Marcus Williams and Stephon Gilmore, the two decided against overpaying and instead found value in D.J. Reed and Jordan Whitehead. The Jets began this offseason with seven primary holes. They have since filled four of them.  Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes react to Day 2 of NFL free agency. After making so many splashes on the first two days, what is Douglas going to do next? Could a reunion with Marcus Maye be in play? How does this impact the NFL Draft?  All that and more on a special free-agent edition of the Can't Wait podcast. Please support our sponsors: Roman: www.getroman.com/wait BetMGM: www.betmgm.com Promo Code: The Athletic Pod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/03/2244m 31s

Recapping day one of free agency as Jets add Tomlinson, Usomah and bring back Berrios and Coleman

Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes recap the first day of NFL free agency. The Jets struck early and often shoring up the offensive line with former Niners guard Laken Tomlinson, adding an offensive weapon with C.J. Usomah and then bringing back two more players on offense by re-signing Braxton Berrios and Tevin Coleman. What's the next move and how do these moves impact the Jets draft plans? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/03/2237m 17s

Jets Combine Recap: Robert Saleh's absence, Joe Douglas' FA, Kyle Hamilton or Kayvon Thibodeaux?

The 2022 NFL Scouting Combine is finishing up in Indianapolis. Joe Douglas and his scouts were there, but not head coach Robert Saleh. Is that much ado about nothing? Or should he have attended?  Also, it looks like Amari Cooper will hit the free agent market. Are the Jets a good fit? Finally, looking at the #4 pick, who makes more sense, Kayvon Thibodeaux or Kyle Hamilton? All of that plus highlights from Marissa's wedding and more! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/03/2244m 10s

How far are Zach Wilson, Jets from making Bengals-like run to Super Bowl? | NFL offseason preview

It's been a rough two years for the Jets, who have won just six of 33 games. The team does seem headed in the right direction, though, after Robert Saleh and Joe Douglas added Zach Wilson, Elijah Moore, Alijah Vera-Tucker, Corey Davis and Michael Carter during the 2021 NFL offseason. Now, though, the team needs to take a major step. The Bengals, like New York, struggled for two years, too, before making it to the Super Bowl this year behind the promising play of Joe Burrow and JaMarr Chase. Could the Jets, with another strong offseason, do something similar in 2022? Maybe not Super Bowl, but the playoffs? Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster look back at the Jets’ 2021 NFL Draft class and how a collaborative meeting among the staff impacted their selections now and for years to come. Plus, they discuss Super Bowl 56, how they can follow the Bengals blueprint, and wrap up with listener questions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/02/2254m 6s

Who impressed Robert Saleh, Jets at 2022 Senior Bowl? Rumors, rumblings and analysis

The New York Jets were in Mobile, Alabama for the 2022 NFL Senior Bowl, where quarterbacks Kenny Pickett and Malik Willis, running back Dameon Pierce, tight ends Trey McBride and Jeremy Ruckert and lineman Trevor Penning were among those on display. Did anyone impress Robert Saleh enough to warrant a selection by the Jets and Joe Douglas? What other rumors were running rampant? Tim McMaster, Connor Hughes and Marissa Morris discuss that and more on this week’s edition of the Can’t Wait podcast. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/02/2256m 49s

Should Jets use 2022 NFL Draft picks, or trade them? Previewing Robert Saleh & Joe Douglas' major offseason

How should the Jets approach the 2022 NFL Draft? Should they use all their picks? Should they trade them away? Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster examine the top prospects and a pivotal offseason for Joe Douglas and Robert Saleh. They also weigh in on Dane Brugler's latest mock draft before handing out the Can't Wait Podcast Awards. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/01/2254m 50s

Could Jets strike big trade for Calvin Ridley? Previewing 2022 offseason, free agency, NFL Draft

It's officially the offseason for the New York Jets, who finished the 2021 NFL season 4-13. It's a big one for Joe Douglas and Robert Saleh, as the two must get the Jets to take a legitimate step toward being a playoff contender in 2022. Good news: The two have an awful lot of assets to make that happen. On this episode of the Can't Wait Podcast, Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster discuss what needs to happen this offseason, including a potential trade for Falcons' star Calvin Ridley. Also on tap: The Athletic's Dan Brugler joins to discuss Evan Neal, Garrett Wilson, Derek Stingley and other Jets draft targets, why the Jets should be concerned with Mekhi Becton heading into Year 3, how the Jets can fix their secondary, and a preview of the NFL wild-card playoffs. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/01/221h 13m

Can Zach Wilson carry positive vibes into the offseason? Talking Jets-Bills, the 2022 NFL Draft + more

Can Zach Wilson and the Jets end the season strong against the Bills? Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster discuss their expectations for the rookie QB heading into his final performance of the year. Then, they look ahead to the 2022 NFL Draft and where the Jets will pick in the first round. Finally, they answer live listener questions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/01/2256m 53s

Zach Wilson, Jets nearly stun Tom Brady, Bucs: Is Robert Saleh’s team on the rise?

Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster recap a big day for Zach Wilson in the Jets 28-24 loss to the Buccaneers. They discuss the positive signs from the rookie QB as well as Braxton Berrios' impact on the offense. Plus, what happened with Antonio Brown? Connor explains the scene from MetLife Stadium and they wrap with a 2022 NFL Draft update. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/01/221h

What can Zach Wilson learn from Bucs' Tom Brady? Will Todd Bowles get revenge vs Jets?

The Jets face a familiar foe on Sunday as Tom Brady and the Buccaneers head to MetLife Stadium. Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster discuss Zach Wilson’s first game against the veteran QB and they preview the matchup with Tampa Bay’s defense. Plus, they explain their New Year’s Resolutions for the Jets before they answer live listener questions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/12/211h 8m

Zach Wilson outplays Trevor Lawrence as Jets beat Jaguars, but are Aidan Hutchinson dreams dead?

Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster recap the Jets win over the Jaguars. They discuss Zach Wilson's step forward and his signs of growth in Week 16. They also talk about Michael Carter's impact on the offense, the game-winning stand from the defense and where the Jets sit in the 2022 NFL Draft order. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/12/2155m 2s

Zach Wilson’s report card vs. Dolphins + Previewing Trevor Lawrence and Jets-Jaguars

Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster break down Zach Wilson's performance against the Dolphins. Then, they look ahead to the Jets matchup with Trevor Lawrence and the Jaguars. They evaluate the two quarterback's seasons, the game's implications on the 2022 NFL Draft and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/12/211h 4m

NFL COVID-19 outbreaks, Urban Meyer reaction & previewing Jets-Dolphins

It's been an eventful lead-up to Week 15 across the NFL as COVID-19 outbreaks spread among several teams and the Jaguars fired head coach Urban Meyer. Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster react to news before diving into their Jets-Dolphins preview. They discuss their expectations for Zach Wilson, the defense and much more. Finally, they wrap with their 'Can't Wait' picks. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/12/2158m 8s

What’s wrong with Zach Wilson’s accuracy? Breaking down the Jets’ 30-9 loss to the Saints

The Jets were embarrassed by the Saints in Week 14 as Zach Wilson had his worst performance in his young NFL career. Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster discuss the rookie’s accuracy issues and what they need to see from the QB down the final stretch. They also discuss Denzel Mims’ costly penalties, if Joe Douglas should target a WR in the first round of the 2022 NFL Draft and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/12/2157m 26s

Will Mekhi Becton return this season for Jets? + Revisiting the Jamal Adams trade and previewing the Saints

Will Mekhi Becton return to the field for the Jets this season? Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss the offensive lineman's recovery and his absence this year. Plus, they look back on the Jamal Adams trade before they preview the Jets' Week 14 matchup with the Saints. They wrap by giving out their "Can't Wait" picks. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/12/2159m 39s

Zach Wilson improves, but Jets' defense a disaster in loss to Eagles

Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster evaluate Zach Wilson's performance in the Jets' 33-18 loss to the Eagles. They also discuss Corey Davis' season-ending injury, what this means for Denzel Mims and more. Finally, is a coaching change needed on defense? They take a look at the 2022 NFL Draft order and how the Jets' can rebuild the defense next season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/12/211h 1m

Can Zach Wilson, Jets survive the Eagles’ rush + Corey Davis and Keelan Cole’s status for Sunday

The Philadelphia Eagles head to MetLife Stadium as Zach Wilson and the Jets look for their fourth win of the season. Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster preview the matchup and discuss what improvements they are looking to see from the rookie QB. They talk about the Eagles’ pass rush, how the Jets’ defense can stop Jalen Hurts, Corey Davis and Keelan Cole’s status for Sunday and much more. Finally, Connor shares a unique (and very funny) story about his niece’s day at preschool.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/12/2146m 41s

Zach Wilson with plenty to learn as Jets top Texans + Bryce Hall, Elijah Riley shine on defense

The Jets earned their third victory of the season on Sunday with a 21-14 win over the Texans. Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster break down Zach Wilson’s return, what he did good and what he still needs to improve. They also talk about a big day for the defense, including strong performance's from Bryce Hall and Elijah Riley. Finally, they wrap by bringing back the Press Box Food Power Rankings (#PBFPR). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/11/211h 2m

Zach Wilson to start for Jets vs. Texans, Mike White & Joe Flacco placed on COVID-19 list

Zach Wilson will return from his knee injury to start for the Jets against the Texans in Week 12. Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster preview the rookie's first game back. Plus, Mike White and Joe Flacco are placed on the COVID-19 list. Did this impact the Jets decision to start Wilson? They discuss all of that and much more including their Thanksgiving picks. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/11/2135m 53s

Will Zach Wilson start for Jets vs. Texans? + Elijah Moore's development and Michael Carter’s injury

Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster recap the Jets 24-17 loss to the Dolphins. They discuss Elijah Moore's growth as well as Michael Carter's ankle injury. Plus, will Zach Wilson be back this week for the Texans? They talk about the latest with the rookie quarterback's rehab and who will be under center following Thanksgiving. Finally, they take a look at where the Jets stand in the 2022 NFL Draft. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/11/2153m 49s

Jets to start Joe Flacco vs. Dolphins, the latest with Zach Wilson & 2021 rookie report card

Joe Flacco will get the start for the Jets on Sunday against the Dolphins. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss the decision to play the veteran QB as well as what's going on with Zach Wilson. Plus, how would you evaluate the rookie class so far this season? They hand out grades for Alijah Vera-Tucker, Elijah Moore, the Michael Carters and the entire 2021 draft class. They wrap with their 'Can't Wait' picks for Week 11. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/11/211h 5m

Zach Wilson is back as Mike White Era ends, but is Jets’ defense doomed after blowout loss to Bills?

The Mike White Era has officially come to an end after the Jets 45-17 loss to the Bills. Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster discuss the poor offensive performance and the return of Zach Wilson next vs. the Dolphins. Plus, what's going on with the defense? They examine the points allowed over the last four games and if there is anything they can do to turn it around. Finally, they address Rex Ryan's comments about the defense and Robert Saleh's response. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/11/2153m 55s

Let Mike White Cook: Jets sticking with White over Zach Wilson, but for how long?

The "Let Mike White Cook" movement will continue on Sunday as the Jets take on the Bills. Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster discuss Robert Saleh's decision, why the offense has looked better under White and what's going on with Zach Wilson. Plus, what are the keys for the Jets' defense against Josh Allen? They examine how the Jaguars stopped Buffalo's offense in Week 9 before they get into their 'Can't Wait' picks. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/11/2159m 39s

Would Jets be making mistake starting Zach Wilson vs Bills? What’s wrong with defense?

Will Zach Wilson to be ready to return on Sunday against the Bills? And if so, should the Jets send him out there? Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster discuss the latest with Wilson's rehab, Mike White's status and more. Plus, what really went wrong last week with the defense? They dive into the film against the Colts and what Robert Saleh needs to fix ahead of Week 10. Finally, they give their over/under predictions for the second half of the season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/11/2144m 10s

Are the Jets cursed after Mike White's injury? Could Zach Wilson return vs. Bills?

Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster recap the Jets ugly loss to the Colts following Mike White's early injury. They discuss the latest with White and how long he could be sidelined before assessing quarterback Josh Johnson's performance. They also dive into a disastrous night for the defense and what went wrong against Carson Wentz. The wrap by discussing the injury status of Marcus Maye, Zach Wilson and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/11/2152m 23s

Mike White shines vs. Bengals, Joe Douglas on Zach Wilson, trade deadline + more

Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster discuss just how impressive Mike White's performance was for the Jets against the Bengals in Week 8 before looking ahead to Thursday Night Football against the Colts. Plus, Joe Douglas spoke on Tuesday about Zach Wilson's development, the trade deadline and more. Connor breaks down what the GM had to say and where the Jets stand at the halfway point in the season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/11/2157m 51s

Previewing Mike White's first career start as Joe Burrow and Bengals come to town

Mike White and the Jets face a big test in Week 8 as Joe Burrow and the Bengals come to MetLife Stadium. Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster discuss expectations for the quarterback in his first start, Joe Flacco's arrival in Florham Park and C.J. Mosley's status for Sunday. Plus, how does Burrow's rookie season compare to Zach Wilson's? They examine the numbers and close things out by giving their 'Can't Wait' picks. SHOW LESS Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/10/2146m 58s

Zach Wilson injured, Jets trade for Joe Flacco & how can Robert Saleh rebound from Patriots disaster?

Zach Wilson is out 2-4 weeks after suffering a knee injury in the Jets brutal loss to the Patriots on Sunday. Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster discuss the latest with the rookie QB and the Jets trade with the Eagles for Joe Flacco. Plus, they dive into the loss to New England and what went wrong for the Jets' defense. Finally, it's never too early to talk about the NFL Draft. They examine where the Jets stand after Week 7. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/10/2156m 2s

Can Zach Wilson and Elijah Moore light a spark for Jets vs. Patriots?

The Jets are back in action on Sunday vs. the Patriots. What adjustments has Robert Saleh and Zach Wilson made during the bye week? Can they get Elijah Moore more involved in the offense? Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster preview the matchup and discuss what New York must do in order to defeat Bill Belichick in Foxboro.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/10/2149m 11s

Answering your post-bye Jets questions heading into Week 7

Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster are back after the bye week to answer your most pressing Jets' questions. They discuss what New York needs to do to get Elijah Moore and Denzel Mims more involved in the offense, when we'll hear from Joe Douglas, which players have surprised them the most this year and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/10/2157m 37s

Jets lose to Falcons in London, assessing the 1-4 start at the BYE week

Connor Hughes is back from London to recap the Jets trip and their 27-20 loss to the Falcons. Connor and Tim McMaster discuss another slow start for the offense, the struggles on defense and John Franklin-Myers' contract extension. Plus, they evaluate where the team stands at the BYE week. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/10/2149m 10s

Discussing Zach Wilson’s development with QB coach John Beck

While Connor Hughes is off in London ahead of the Jets matchup with the Falcons, The Athletic’s Robert Mays sits down with Zach Wilson’s QB coach, John Beck to discuss the rookie’s development and what he’s seen from him through the first month of the season. They also talk about Wilson’s pre-draft process, his high potential as a signal-caller and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/10/2137m 14s

Zach Wilson shines as Jets top Titans for first win of 2021 season

Zach Wilson's two touchdowns led the Jets to their first win of the season, topping the Titans 27-24. Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster break down the QB's impressive performance, improvements from the offensive line and a big day for the pass rush. Plus, how does this win change expectations for the team in 2021? They discuss all of that and much more! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/10/2157m 41s

Zach Wilson and Jets look for first win of the season against Derrick Henry and Titans

The Jets look for their first win of the season as Derrick Henry and the Titans come to town. Connor Hughes discusses what Mike LaFleur had to say about New York's offense, the game plan for Zach Wilson and the injuries at wide receiver. Plus, he talks about Julio Jones and A.J. Brown's status for Sunday and how the Jets will defend Derrick Henry. Finally, he gives his predictions and 'Can't Wait' picks. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/10/2151m 55s

Jets fall to 0-3 after shutout loss in Denver, who is to blame and where do they go from here?

The Jets fall to 0-3 on the season after a 26-0 loss to the Denver Broncos. Who is to blame for the offensive struggles? Where do they go from here? Connor Hughes discusses his takeaways from the game. He talks about Zach Wilson, Corey Davis, the offensive line and more. He also examines what went wrong on defense and what Robert Saleh had to say following the loss. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/09/2150m 58s

Will Zach Wilson, Jets survive Von Miller and Broncos? NFL Week 3 season preview

After an ugly loss to Mac Jones and the Patriots in Week 2, Zach Wilson and the Jets look to rebound against Von Miller and the Denver Broncos. Connor Hughes and Marissa Morris dive into the matchup and discuss what the rookie QB needs to improve on this week. They also talk about New York's run game, the keys to defending Teddy Bridgewater and much more. Finally, they give their game predictions and 'Can't Wait' picks. SHOW LESS Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/09/2149m 30s

Zach Wilson struggles in Jets loss to Patriots, how can Robert Saleh turn season around?

Zach Wilson's four interceptions plagued the Jets in their loss to the Patriots as they fall to 0-2 on the season. Connor Hughes and Marissa Morris break down what went wrong for the rookie QB in his first start at MetLife Stadium. They also discuss the decision to make Denzel Mims inactive, improvements on the offensive line and another solid outing for the defense. They wrap by looking ahead at the schedule and what the Jets need to do to turn things around. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/09/211h 11m

Will Jets, Zach Wilson stun Mac Jones and Patriots in Week 2? | NFL Game Preview

Zach Wilson and the Jets welcome Mac Jones and the Patriots to MetLife Stadium in Week 2. Connor Hughes and Marissa Morris preview the rookie QB matchup and discuss the return of Jamison Crowder and Keelan Cole. Plus, how will New York defend Hunter Henry and Jonnu Smith? They dive into the defense before giving their weekly NFL picks. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/09/211h 3m

Are Jets, Zach Wilson in trouble after offensive line struggles | Takeaways from loss to Panthers

The Jets offensive line struggled to protect Zach Wilson on Sunday as they fell to the Panthers 19-14 in the opener. Connor Hughes and Marissa Morris break down what went wrong for the o-line, how long Mekhi Becton will be sidelined and what can be done to fix the pass protection. They also discuss Wilson’s performance, the issues with the run game and the positive signs on defense.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/09/211h 15m

Can Jets, Zach Wilson beat Sam Darnold, Panthers in 2021 NFL season opener: Analysis, preview

The start of the NFL season has finally arrived and the Jets prepare to head to Carolina to face Sam Darnold and the Panthers. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes talk about Zach Wilson's first start, their expectations for the offense and more. Plus, they examine how the defense will hold up against Darnold and the key players to watch in Sunday's matchup. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/09/211h

Jets 53-man roster cuts: Who makes team in 2021? Are Robert Saleh, Zach Wilson, Elijah Moore ready?

The 2021 preseason is over for the Jets. All that separates New York from their Week 1 battle against Sam Darnold, Robby Anderson and the Panthers is the 53-man cutdown.Who’s safe? Who’s on the bubble? Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster preview what’s to come. Also on tap today: If Zach Wilson and Elijah Moore are ready, expectations for Robert Saleh, the addition of Shaq Lawson and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/08/2159m 30s

Jets risers and fallers, who will replace Carl Lawson and previewing joint practices with the Eagles

Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster discuss the Jets risers and fallers after their week in Green Bay. Plus, who will replace Carl Lawson? They examine the defensive line. Finally, they look ahead to joint practices with the Eagles. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/08/211h 6m

Jets head to Green Bay for joint practices with the Packers + more from training camp

Connor Hughes is in Green Bay for the Jets joint practices with the Packers. He joins Tim McMaster to recap the first preseason game against the Giants and discuss what he's watching in these practices with Green Bay. They also talk about Zach Wilson, Alijah Vera-Tucker and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/08/2144m 7s

Zach Wilson's roller coaster camp, Mims working his way back from food poisoning and previewing Jets vs. Giants

It's been a roller coaster camp for Zach Wilson and Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster are back to break down everything they've seen from the rookie QB. Plus, they talk about Denzel Mims' food poisoning, Morgan Moses vs. George Fant and Carl Lawson's continued dominance. Finally, they preview the Jets first preseason game against the Giants. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/08/211h 4m

Zach Wilson making strides, Cameron Clark's scary injury, Becton vs. Lawson and more from Jets camp

Plenty to unpack from the Jets first padded practice. Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster discuss an up and down day for Zach Wilson as well as Cameron Clark's scary neck injury. They also talk about the battle between Mekhi Becton and Carl Lawson, Elijah Moore's first team reps and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/08/2159m 37s

Zach Wilson still unsigned, time for concern? Notes and observations from Jets training camp

Jets training camp is officially underway without QB Zach Wilson. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes break down the latest with the rookie's contract negotiations. Connor also discusses his biggest takeaways from the first camp practice and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/07/211h

Jets training camp preview bonanza live from Staten Island

Jets training camp is just two weeks away and The Athletic's Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster are live from the second annual JJ Invitational Golf Tournament on State Island, NY to preview the 2021 season. They are joined by The Ringer's John Jastremski and Kevin Clark to discuss their expectations for Zach Wilson, Robert Saleh's first camp and who they are most excited to see this season. They also talk about why Marcus Maye is likely to play this year on the franchise tag, the backup QB situation and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/07/2156m 35s

Zach Wilson's next step, Elijah Moore dominating, Maye & Crowder return | Jets minicamp highlights

How did Zach Wilson look during Jets' minicamp? Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster break down his performance and discuss what offensive coordinator Mike LaFleur had to say about the rookie. They also talk about the return of Marcus Maye and Jamison Crowder, Elijah Moore’s continued dominance, the latest with Morgan Moses and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/06/211h

Zach Wilson impressing, Elijah Moore a star as Jets finish OTAs | Highlights & takeaways

Zach Wilson's first OTAs with the Jets is in the books, with minicamp on deck. Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster recap the rookie's impressive week and discuss what's next for QB1. Plus, Connor talks about how Elijah Moore keeps getting better, Carl Lawson's arrival and the risers and fallers of New York's offseason workouts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/06/2153m 13s

OTA Update: Zach Wilson, Elijah Moore and Mekhi Becton week 2 observations & Jets highlights

The Jets continued their OTAs this week with Zach Wilson on display. How did the rookie do in 7-on-7 drills? What does Robert Saleh and Joe Douglas have to say about the No. 2 overall pick? Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster talk all about QB1, as well as Mekhi Becton’s absences and the offensive line as a whole. Plus, they discuss Elijah Moore’s performance in spring practices, C.J. Mosley's return and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/06/211h 16m

Did Zach Wilson, Elijah Moore impress at Jets OTAs? Highlights and takeaways

For the first time since the Jets selected him second overall in the 2021 NFL Draft, Zach Wilson practiced in front of the media. Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster discuss their highlights and takeaways from Wilson’s day. They also dive into their initial impressions of Alijah Vera-Tucker, Elijah Moore and Michael Carter. Plus, is it concerning that Mekhi Becton, Marcus Maye, Carl Lawson and Denzel Mims were not in attendance? They examine that and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/05/211h 4m

Bonus Episode: The Athletic’s Small Business Story | Part 3 of 3

Part Three of The Athletic’s Origins story for Dell Technologies ‘Small Business Podference’ series. In this episode The Athletic’s co-founders Alex Mather and Adam Hansmann continue on about the company’s expansion into the U.K., how the team got through the shutdown of sports and challenges that lay ahead. Writers, Marcus Thompson, Anthony Slater, Zach Harper and David Aldridge give their thoughts on that process as well. For the complete lineup of episodes, visit delltechnologiespodference.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/05/2123m 32s

Jets 2021 schedule release: Zach Wilson vs. Sam Darnold, facing Falcons in London and other takeaways

Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster break down the Jets 2021 schedule as it is released. They discuss the key matchups for Zach Wilson, the trip to London to take on the Falcons and much more. They also discuss Tavon Austin's visit and the top UDFA's to watch during camp. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/05/2157m 50s

Bonus Episode: The Athletic’s Small Business Story | Part 2 of 3

Part Two of The Athletic’s Origins story for Dell Technologies ‘Small Business Podference’ series. In this episode The Athletic’s co-founders Alex Mather and Adam Hansmann continue on about the company’s first steps into the marketplace. The challenges they met selling this idea to investors, and journalists they were trying to recruit, specifically with the expansion into the Bay Area. Writers, Marcus Thompson and Anthony Slater give their thoughts on that process as well. For the complete lineup of episodes, visit delltechnologiespodference.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/05/2118m 20s

Bonus Episode: The Athletic’s Small Business Story | Part 1 of 3

Part One of The Athletic’s Origins story for Dell Technologies ‘Small Business Podference’ series. In this episode we hear from The Athletic’s co-founders Alex Mather and Adam Hansmann about how they met, how an idea for better sports coverage materialized into a significant media player in the sports landscape and the spirit at the heart of The Athletic’s culture. For the complete lineup of episodes, visit delltechnologiespodference.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/05/2118m 38s

Grading Jets and Joe Douglas' 2021 NFL Draft class

The 2021 NFL Draft is complete, so how did Joe Douglas and the Jets do? Zach Wilson, quarterback Alijah Vera-Tucker, offensive lineman Elijah Moore, receiver Michael Carter, running back Jamien Sherwood, linebacker Michael Carter, cornerback Jason Pinnock, cornerback Hamsah Nasirildeen, linebacker Brandin Echols, cornerback Jonathan Marshall, defensive tackle Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes grade the draft class and examine the positions on the roster the team must still address. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/05/2149m 29s

NFL Draft Day 2 Reaction: Jets add WR Elijah Moore

Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes continue their NFL Draft coverage breaking down the Jets pick of Elijah Moore at No. 34. They discuss the decision to go WR and the role he could play in New York's offense in 2021. They also examine positions of need the Jets should target on day 3. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/05/2142m 38s

NFL Draft Round 1 Reaction: Jets draft QB Zach Wilson, trade up for OL Alijah Vera-Tucker

Zach Wilson is officially headed to New York! Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster discuss what the QB had to say about joining the Jets. Plus, Joe Douglas traded up to pick No. 14 to select OL Alijah Vera-Tucker. They talk about where he will fit in on the offensive line, what the Jets gave up in the trade and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/04/2144m 15s

NFL Draft 2021: After Zach Wilson, what should Jets and Joe Douglas do?

It seems the Jets are locked in on BYU quarterback Zach Wilson with the No. 2 pick, but what should they do with their other nine selections in the 2021 NFL Draft? A pass rusher, like Jayson Oweh or Azeez Ojulari? Maybe a corner like Asante Samuel Jr.? Might Rashawn Slater slide? Should New York trade up if they see a player they want? Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster discuss that, take your questions, and so much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/04/2156m 32s

Jets 7-round mock draft with Dane Brugler

With the NFL Draft just over two weeks away, Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss what Joe Douglas, Robert Saleh and the Jets will do with the No. 2 pick. Is BYU's Zach Wilson still the guy or did Ohio State’s Justin Fields impress scouts at his second Pro Day? Then, The Athletic's Dane Brugler joins the show to break down his 7-round mock draft for the Jets. Tune in to hear who he believes the Jets may target at No. 23, which offensive lineman could help protect their next franchise QB and more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/04/2155m 21s

Jets trade Sam Darnold to Panthers: What it means for Zach Wilson, Justin Fields, Robert Saleh

Sam Darnold's days in New York have officially come to an end. Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster break down the Jets trade with the Panthers and what this means for the No. 2 pick in the 2021 NFL Draft. Are the Jets locked in on BYU's Zach Wilson or Ohio State's Justin Fields? Will they look to bring in a veteran backup? They discuss all that and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/04/2153m 32s

Introducing Shattered: The Athletic's new narrative series on the New York Knicks

We are excited to announce The Athletic's new podcast series - Shattered: Hope, Heartbreak and the New York Knicks. Hosted by hip-hop legend Chuck D, the series dives deep on the past 20 years of the Knicks. Shattered reveals never-heard-before stories about the Knicks, team owner James Dolan and the NBA, with interviews from dozens of voices including franchise legend Patrick Ewing. This is the first 5 minutes of episode one - a look at how the 90's Knicks team broke apart. To listen to the rest click this link or search Shattered wherever you get your podcasts. A new episode of Shattered will be released every Tuesday. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/04/218m 17s

Zach Wilson pro day reaction and NFL Draft trade mayhem

The NFL world tuned in to watch BYU quarterback Zach Wilson's pro day and he didn't disappoint. Did he do enough to cement his status as the No. 2 pick in the NFL Draft? Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes break down it all down. Plus, the 49ers, Eagles and Dolphins combined for a flurry of trades Friday afternoon. They discuss what these transactions mean for the GM's plans moving forward as well as the potential impact on Sam Darnold. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/03/2153m 15s

Jets' free agency week 1 recap & positions the team must still address

Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes break down the Jets' deals for defensive tackle Sheldon Rankins, receiver Keelan Cole, safety Lamarcus Joyner and more. Plus, what positions must the team still address before the NFL Draft? They discuss that as well as Zach Wilson's Pro Day, Deshaun Watson and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/03/211h

NFL Free Agency Jets sign Jarrad Davis, Carl Lawson and Corey Davis

The New York Jets got 2021 NFL Free agency off to a roaring start, agreeing to terms with top free agents Jarrad Davis (Lions), Carl Lawson (Bengals) and Corey Davis (Titans). Was this a good start for head coach Robert Saleh and general manager Joe Douglas? What else must the two do before the 2021 NFL Draft, where Zach Wilson might be waiting? Could JuJu Smith-Schuster or Curtis Samuel be next? What about Richard Sherman? Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster discuss that and more on this breaking news edition of the Can't Wait podcast. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/03/2144m 32s

Jets free agency preview: How likely is signing of Allen Robinson, Joe Thuney? Shaq Barrett?

Jets general manager Joe Douglas met the media last week where he addressed the Deshaun Watson trade rumors, Sam Darnold and more. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss that, along with the team's free-agent plans on this week's Can't Wait podcast. How likely is a New York signing of Allen Robinson? What about Joe Thuney? Shaq Barrett? Chris Godwin? The offseason is about to kick into high gear. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/03/211h 7m

Sam Darnold’s trade value, latest with Deshaun Watson and Robert Saleh finalizes Jets' staff

Carson Wentz is the latest quarterback on the move in the NFL, so how do all these deals impact Sam Darnold’s trade value? Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss the market and whether or not the Jets will deal their 2018 first-round pick. Plus, the latest with Deshaun Watson, Robert Saleh’s Jets’ staff and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/02/2158m 3s

Deshaun Watson or Zach Wilson? Should Jets keep Sam Darnold? Assessing team as offseason begins

Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes celebrate the 100th episode of Can’t Wait. With Super Bowl LV finally here and the 2020 NFL season coming to a close, they discuss the big questions at quarterback surrounding the Jets this offseason. Did the price of Deshaun Watson go up after the Lions traded Matthew Stafford? Are Zach Wilson or Justin Fields better options in the NFL Draft? They also talk about Connor’s Star Wars' review and answer your mailbag questions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/02/2157m 32s

Robert Saleh introduced as head coach & could Jets trade for Deshaun Watson?

Jets new head coach Robert Saleh was introduced to the New York media on Thursday. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes break down the press conference and his plans for the team in 2021. Plus, could Joe Douglas make a deal with the Texans for Deshaun Watson? What would it cost and mean for Sam Darnold, Zach Wilson, Justin Fields? They discuss all that and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/01/211h 3m

INSTANT REACTION: Jets hire Robert Saleh as head coach

The New York Jets have a new head coach. On Thursday night, the team announced the hiring of 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh, who will replace Adam Gase.  What does this mean for Sam Darnold, Zach Wilson and Justin Fields? How did he win over Christopher Johnson and Joe Douglas? Why did the Jets pick him over Brian Daboll, Arthur Smith and Doug Pederson? Did the Jets get this move right? Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster break it all down.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/01/2141m 17s

Jets coaching search continues & reviewing Justin Fields’ national championship performance

Is Robert Saleh the favorite to be the next Jets head coach? Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss the latest interviews and candidates. Plus, The Athletic’s Bo Wulf joins the show to talk about the Eagles’ decision to fire Doug Pederson and whether or not the Jets should consider hiring the former Philly coach. Finally, did Justin Fields do enough in the national championship to win over Joe Douglas and Christopher Johnson to become the No. 2 pick in the 2021 NFL Draft? They break down the quarterback’s performance.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/01/2158m 36s

What's next for Jets after firing Adam Gase? Discussing Christopher Johnson’s press conference, potential candidates and more

The Adam Gase era has officially come to an end. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss where it all went wrong and what Christopher Johnson had to say about the former head coach. Plus, they dive into potential future candidates as well as Sam Darnold’s future in New York. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/01/2153m 15s

Can Ohio State's Justin Fields win over Joe Douglas? Answering your final Jets questions ahead of 2021

Could Justin Fields win over Joe Douglas and the Jets with a good outing against Clemson in the first round of the College Football Playoff? Who will be leading the head coach search? What should Jets’ fans be excited for this offseason? Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes answer all of those questions and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/12/2054m 37s

Jets lock No. 2 pick with win over Browns

The Trevor Lawrence dreams are over following the Jets 23-16 win over the Browns on Sunday. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes now look to that No. 2 overall pick and what the Jets will do come April. Stick with Sam Darnold and trade back? Draft Justin Fields? Zach Wilson? They break down the possibilities. Plus, could Adam Gase be back next season? Connor weighs in on the head coach.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/12/201h 2m

Jets win over Rams shatters Trevor Lawrence dream

The Jets actually did it. So now what? Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes break down the Jets’ win over the Rams, how it impacts the 2021 NFL Draft and if there is still hope the team can pick Trevor Lawrence. Plus, The Athletic’s Dane Brugler joins the show to discuss Plan B. Could Zach Wilson be joining Gang Green? Should they stick with Sam Darnold? They talk about all of that and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/12/201h 3m

Dan Orlovsky joins the show & Allen Robinson tops Jets holiday wish list

Former NFL quarterback and ESPN analyst Dan Orlovsky joins Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes to talk Trevor Lawrence and Sam Darnold as well as compare and contrast the winless 2008 Lions to this year's Jets. Plus, Connor discusses a free-agent wish list for Joe Douglas including Allen Robinson, Joe Thuney and Matt Judon.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/12/201h 4m

How did things get this bad for Sam Darnold? Discussing the Jets 40-3 loss to the Seahawks

Why has Sam Darnold’s Jets career fallen so fast? Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss the quarterback’s regression following a 40-3 loss to the Seahawks. They also break down the defense’s poor performance in their first game without Gregg Williams and answer your questions about Darnold’s trade value, Macus Maye’s long-term future with the team and more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/12/2053m 49s

Denzel Mims is out, Jamal Adams' revenge and Frank Bush discusses new role as defensive coordinator

The Jets (0-12) face one of their toughest tests of the season on Sunday when they play the Seahawks, led by familiar face Jamal Adams. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss the reunion as well as Denzel Mims’ absence. Plus, they answer your questions about Frank Bush, drafting a center and more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/12/2055m 32s

Jets suffer devastating loss, fall to 0-12 and fans celebrate

The Jets are 0-12 after a heartbreaking last second loss to the Raiders, but we've reached the point in this bizarro season that fans are thrilled. The top pick in the draft is still tracking to New Jersey. Connor, Tim and Marissa react to Marcus Maye's postgame shots at Gregg Williams. They also discuss the big days from Ty Johnson, Josh Adams and Quinnen Williams. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/12/2055m 42s

Examining Mekhi Becton’s dominate rookie season with Duke Manyweather

What's the secret to Mekhi Becton's dominance with the Jets? Why is Becton so good, so early? Duke Manyweather of OL Masterminds trained Becton this offseason. He joins Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes to discuss what he saw from Becton, how he helped him get to this point, and what the future holds for New York's franchise left tackle. Also on this week's episode, Adam Gase admits he’s failed Sam Darnold. Connor explains what Gase had to say about the quarterback’s development.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/12/2059m 19s

Sam Darnold struggles as Jets fall to 0-11

The Jets dropped to 0-11 on Sunday following a 20-3 loss to the Dolphins. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss a difficult return for Sam Darnold despite having a healthy receiving corp. They also break down Adam Gase’s controversial comments on the play-calling, Alex Lewis’ absence and more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/11/2050m 35s

Is starting Sam Darnold vs. the Dolphins a mistake? Plus a Thanksgiving mailbag

Sam Darnold returned to the practice field on Wednesday but will he play on Sunday and should he? Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss the pros and cons of Darnold finishing the season. The guys also take listener questions and pick their favorite Thanksgiving side dishes. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/11/2049m 42s

Jets survive late tank scare, fall to Chargers 34-28

The Jets made it a game on Sunday against the L.A. Chargers, fighting back from a three-score deficit to lose, 34-28. At 0-10, they're still in the driver's seat for Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence in the 2021 NFL Draft, but are they coming dangerously close to winning a game? Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss the strong performances from Mekhi Becton and Denzel Mims. They also try and make sense of what’s going on with the play-calling and check in on Justin Fields following his game against Indiana. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/11/201h

Previewing the Chargers & should the Jets be interested in Jim Harbaugh?

It seems clear the Jets are sticking with Adam Gase for the remainder of the 2020 season, but could New York turn to an old fling to lead the team in 2021? Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss whether or not the Jets should pursue Jim Harbaugh. They break down his time at Michigan, his previous stint in the NFL, a potential power struggle with Joe Douglas and much more. Plus, The Athletic’s Daniel Popper joins the show to preview Justin Herbert and the Chargers. He also discusses his beloved Knicks and tells funny stories about Connor.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/11/201h 1m

Breaking down Trevor Lawrence and Justin Fields with Dane Brugler

The Jets are still the odds-on favorite for the No. 1 pick and Trevor Lawrence in the 2021 NFL Draft. But what happens if the Jets actually beat the Chargers, Raiders or Patriots, get jumped by the Jaguars, and are picking No. 2? Would they select Ohio State's Justin Fields? The Athletic's NFL Draft guru Dane Brugler joins Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster to discuss his latest draft big board, just how good Lawrence is, and how close the gap is between him and Fields. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/11/201h 3m

Jets nearly cost themselves Trevor Lawrence, but hold on for loss against Patriots

While the Jets nearly cost themselves a chance at Trevor Lawrence by stunningly beating the Patriots on Monday night, a last second field goal gave New England a 30-27 edge. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes break down the game, the absence of Sam Darnold and Adam Gase’s job status at the bye. They also discuss a big night for the rookies and answer your questions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/11/2054m 22s

Joe Douglas speaks: Did he do enough for winless Jets? Does he want Sam Darnold or Trevor Lawrence?

Following Tuesday's NFL trade deadline, general manager Joe Douglas met the media to discuss the state of the 0-8 Jets. What does he think of Sam Darnold's regression? Does he still believe in head coach Adam Gase? Does he regret letting Robby Anderson walk in free agency? Would he trade Darnold to pass on Trevor Lawrence, or trade the No. 1 pick in the draft and keep Darnold in New York? Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes react to the GM's first words of the season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/11/2053m 8s

Sam Darnold’s struggles, the misuse of Mims and more as Jets remain winless

Patrick Mahomes threw for over 400 yards in the Jets 35-9 loss to the Chiefs. The Jets are now 0-8, the NFL's only winless team, and very much the favorite for Trevor Lawrence and the No. 1 pick in the NFL Draft. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss what other teams could be in the running for the Clemson QB. They also discuss another poor performance for Sam Darnold, the Jets’ use of Denzel Mims and the latest trade deadline moves.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/11/201h 1m

All eyes on Eric Bieniemy as Jets square off against Chiefs

As the 0-7 Jets prepare to take on the defending Super Bowl Champs, Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes welcome The Athletic’s Nate Taylor to the show to discuss one of the hottest names on the head coaching market, Chiefs’ offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy. Nate breaks down how Bieniemy has been so successful in Kansas City, his relationship with Patrick Mahomes and why he hasn’t been hired the past few offseason. Plus, how has Le'Veon Bell fit into the Chiefs’ offense? They talk about the running back, their game predictions and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/10/201h 2m

Denzel Mims shows potential as Jets fall to Bills

Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss the good, the bad and the ugly from the Jets loss to the Bills. They talk about Denzel Mims’ potential, an up-and-down day for Sam Darnold and Dowell Loggains and the play-calling. Plus, they break down some positive signs on defense and answer your questions about the game.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/10/201h 4m

Could Trevor Lawrence burn Jets, return to Clemson? Answering your questions in #QsForHughes

The Jets are winless and steamrolling toward the top pick in the 2021 NFL Draft. Is there a chance Trevor Lawrence returns to college for his senior season so he doesn't play with the Jets? Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes answer all of your questions. Is tanking a real thing in professional sports? Who could the Jets try moving at the deadline? When do we see Bryce Hall? Hear what they have to say on all of those topics and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/10/201h 4m

Jets shutout by Dolphins, is it time to fire Adam Gase?

Just when you think it can't get any worse for the Jets ... it does. On Sunday, Joe Flacco, Frank Gore and company lost to the Miami Dolphins, 24-0. It begs the question: Is it time for the Jets to fire Adam Gase? Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster discuss the coaching situation. Plus, are Quinnen Williams, Marcus Maye and Jordan Jenkins on the trade block? What are the odds the Jets draft Trevor Lawrence? Will the Jets actually win a game this season? They break it all down.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/10/2051m 20s

Instant Reaction: Jets release Le'Veon Bell in stunner

In a surprising move, the Jets released Le'Veon Bell on Tuesday night after failing to trade him. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes react to the news and break down the former All-Pro running back's short career with the Jets. How did things get this bad? Could the Seahawks sign Bell? What about the Steelers? Texans? Browns? Did the Jets even have to let Bell go? They discuss all that and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/10/2038m 15s

Jets keep losing, Le’Veon Bell wants out & Trevor Lawrence odds are real

The Jets lost to the Cardinals on Sunday, 30-10, and it's starting to get ugly. Le'Veon Bell is going at Adam Gase again on Twitter, referencing his usage and the desire for a trade. At 0-5, the Jets are steamrolling toward the top pick in the draft where Trevor Lawrence could be waiting. Does it make sense to draft Lawrence and trade Sam Darnold? Should fans trust GM Joe Douglas to turn this around based off his moves this offseason? Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss it all and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/10/2058m 59s

Sam Darnold out, Joe Flacco in: Do Jets have shot vs. Cardinals?

Sam Darnold is sidelined yet again with another injury, so how does this latest setback confuse things for the Jets? Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss the big questions that surround the quarterback as well as what the offense will look like with Joe Flacco under center. Plus, they dive into Kyler Murray and the Cardinals and whether or not the Jets have a chance to get their first win of the season.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/10/2059m 34s

#QsForHughes: Where do the Jets go from here?

So many questions surround the 0-4 Jets, Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes answer everything you want to know. If Sam Darnold is forced to miss a game or two, should the Jets play James Morgan over Joe Flacco? Why did the Jets play an injured Mekhi Becton? What are the early impressions of Joe Douglas’ free agent signings? They discuss it all plus, the latest injury updates on Le'Veon Bell and Denzel Mims. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/10/2053m 56s

Jets drop to 0-4, are they tanking for Trevor Lawrence?

The Jets fall to 0-4 after losing to the Broncos on Thursday Night Football. Despite another two-possession loss, CEO Christopher Johnson will not make a change at head coach, Adam Gase is back, likely for the rest of the 2020 season. Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster break down why the team has no current plans to let him go. Plus, is it time to move on from Sam Darnold for Trevor Lawrence? They discuss all that and so much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/10/2051m 38s

Is Adam Gase coaching for his job on Thursday and what’s wrong with Sam Darnold?

The Jets were embarrassed again by the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday, 36-7. Sam Darnold threw three interceptions. Gregg Williams' defense was gashed by Philip Rivers and Jonothan Taylor. Now, Adam Gase's seat is as hot as ever. With a game against the Broncos coming up on Thursday, is Gase coaching for his job? Could the Jets fire him with another loss? Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster discuss that, what fans have to watch the rest of this season, and if the Jets could replace Darnold with Clemson's Trevor Lawrence in 2021. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/09/2055m 37s

Banged-up Jets look for answers vs. Colts

Can the banged-up Jets stun the Colts in Week 3? Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss another eventful week in Florham Park, including Bradley McDougald and Avery Williamson’s comments on practice, Adam Gase’s response and the injuries that keep piling up. Plus, what can the Jets expect from Philip Rivers and the Colts? They examine the keys to the game on Sunday. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/09/2048m 43s

Jets embarrassed by 49ers as questions surround Adam Gase

Should Jets consider firing Adam Gase after latest blowout to 49ers? Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss the 0-2 start, the struggles on both sides of the ball and what it all means for Gase. Plus, could the Jets really ‘Tank for Trevor?” Connor gives his thoughts on the 2021 top pick. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/09/2058m 43s

Jets-49ers preview: Can the offense bounce back without Le'Veon Bell

Adam Gase has a brilliant offensive mind according to Christopher Johnson, but will that translate onto the field in Week 2? Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss the team president’s comments as well as the pressure on Sam Darnold against the 49ers. Plus, how does Le’Veon Bell’s absence impact the offense? Is Mekhi Becton ready to handle Nick Bosa? They break it all down.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/09/2058m 2s

Bills beat down Jets in opener as Sam Darnold, Adam Gase struggle

The Jets lost to the Bills 27-17 on Sunday, yet the game wasn't nearly as close as the score might indicate, as Josh Allen, Stefon Diggs and Ed Olivier had their way with New York. Adam Gase wasn't good. Sam Darnold struggled. The defense broke down. The Jets played undisciplined. What else went wrong? Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster recap everything you need to know from Week 1.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/09/201h 8m

NFL Week 1: Previewing Jets season opener against Bills

Week 1 has finally arrived! Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster get you ready for the Jets' opener in Buffalo. They break down the Bills on both sides of the ball and discuss the key matchups to watch. Plus, they preview the AFC East and give their picks on who will win the division. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/09/201h 2m

2020 NFL season finally here: Sam Darnold, Jets prepare for Bills

In spite of the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2020 NFL season powered through. It is officially game week, and for the Jets, that means a trip to Buffalo to take on the Bills in Week 1. Does Adam Gase have Sam Darnold, Le'Veon Bell and Chris Herndon ready? Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster discuss that, along with Joe Douglas' recent remarks on the lack-of pursuit of JaDeveon Clowney/Logan Ryan/Yannick Ngakoue, why the Jets kept five quarterbacks, surprise roster cuts and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/09/2048m 21s

Training camp is over: Are Sam Darnold, Jets ready for 2020 season?

Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes address the rumors about the Jets’ spending before diving into a full training camp recap. They discuss the winners and losers on both offense and defense as well as storylines to follow as we head into Week 1. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/09/201h 2m

Training Camp Report 4: Injury bug bites Jets again

Jets rookie wide receiver Denzel Mims is still out with a hamstring injury, the team has no idea when Breshad Perriman will be back after injuring his knee, and now they’ve lost Lawrence Cager and Jeff Smith. Is there anyone Joe Douglas can sign to boost the receiving corp? Connor Hughes and Tim McMaster break it all down. Plus, why the team didn’t pursue a trade for Yannick Ngakoue, Sam Darnold’s pedestrian training camp, and why Logan Ryan doesn’t fit on this Gregg Williams defense. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/08/201h 12m

Training Camp Report 3: Fight Club & Jets’ offense gets rolling

Things are getting feisty in Florham Park! Connor Hughes gives Tim McMaster the play-by-play from the fight at Jets practice on Saturday. Plus, who’s rising and who’s falling through two weeks of camp? They take stock of the roster as well as Connor’s actual stocks. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/08/2048m 13s

Training Camp Report 2: Sam Darnold, Marcus Maye dominate early

Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes break down the Jets first full week of training camp. Connor discusses Marcus Maye's early dominance as well as Sam Darnold's development and how he’s playing “faster” in 2020. Plus, they answer all of your camp questions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/08/2056m 26s

Training Camp Report 1: Mekhi Becton already impressing

Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes recap the Jets’ first padded practice. Connor discusses what’s impressed him about Mekhi Becton and the injury to Denzel Mims. They assess the wide receiver depth and the addition of Chris Hogan. Plus, how has the offensive line looked so far? They break it all down. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/08/2042m 40s

#QsForHughes, Training Camp Edition

Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes answer all of your questions as the Jets gear up for practice this week. They discuss Quincy Enunwa’s release as well as the news surrounding college football. Plus, how big of an impact will Denzel Mims have on the offense? How long will it take the offensive line to get comfortable with each other? They break it all down, including the latest with Jadeveon Clowney and Logan Ryan. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/08/201h 8m

C.J. Mosley opts out & Brian Winters released

Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes break down C.J. Mosley’s decision to opt out of the 2020 season. They discuss what it means for the Jets’ defense as well as the NFL’s opt-out deadline. Plus, Brian Winters’ tenure in New York is over. They examine the offensive line and how his release impacts the salary cap. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/08/2035m 9s

Training Camp Primer

Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes grade the trade that sent Jamal Adams to the Seahawks and break down how the Jets’ defense will look in 2020. Plus, training camp has finally arrived, but will look a lot different this season. They discuss testing protocols, quarantining quarterbacks and challenging roster decisions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/07/2045m 33s

INSTANT REACTION: Jamal Adams traded to Seahawks in blockbuster deal

The Jamal Adams Saga in New York has officially come to an end. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes break down the Jets blockbuster trade with the Seahawks. Connor explains how the deal went down and why Seattle made Joe Douglas an offer he couldn't refuse. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/07/2035m 40s

AFC East Assessment with Matthew Fairburn

In a special crossover episode, The Athletic’s Bills reporter Matthew Fairburn joins Connor Hughes to break down the AFC East ahead of the 2020 season. They reminisce on the Rex Ryan days and give their predictions on who will win the division. Plus, they dive into the Josh Allen vs. Sam Darnold debate. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/07/2058m 48s

Jamal Adams is unhappy… again

Jamal Adams has officially asked the Jets to be traded. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss the drama and the potential teams the All-Pro safety wishes to land. Plus, they answer your questions regarding the situation. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/06/2037m 2s

Jamal Adams Saga - Part ?

As sports slowly return, Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss the excitement surrounding The Match II. Plus, they dive into the Jamal Adams’ contract standoff and the addition of Joe Flacco. They wrap by answering your questions surrounding reopening, Logan Ryan and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/05/2058m 2s

Jets 2020 Schedule Breakdown

The 2020 NFL schedule has officially been released! What’s the most important stretch for Jets? Could they really be a playoff team? Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes break it all down from Week 1 in Buffalo to Week 17 in Foxboro. They discuss the multiple west coast trips, a late bye week and of course, the #PBFPR. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/05/2044m 19s

Enunwa, Gore & More

Quincy Enunwa’s time in New York has likely come to an end. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss the wide receiver’s career (4:28) and look back at the Jets’ 2014 draft class (10:34). Plus, they break down the signing of Frank Gore (20:18) and Sam Darnold’s Zoom call with the media (27:09). They wrap by answering your questions (33:36). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/05/2048m 11s

Jets Draft Recap & Takeaways

Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes weigh in on Joe Douglas’ first draft with the Jets. They break down their favorite moves (6:58) as well as some of the questionable picks (13:03). Plus, they answer your questions, including how the offensive line will look in 2020 (22:05). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/04/2034m 8s

Round 1 Reaction: Jets select Mekhi Becton

Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes break down the Jets selection of offensive tackle Mekhi Becton (3:09). Connor discusses what GM Joe Douglas had to say about the pick (8:24) and how the offensive line will look in 2020 (11:43). Plus, they examine what the Jets could do in the remaining rounds (13:45). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/04/2022m 6s

Countdown to the Draft

What will the Jets do at No. 11?! Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes are gearing up for the draft with a livestream show on YouTube (9:00). They answer your questions and break down the top offensive lineman on the board. Plus, what’s going on with Jamal Adams (28:50)? Connor addresses his future in New York as well as the chance of trading for Trent Williams (39:10). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/04/201h

Real Housewives mock draft takeover

Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes are joined by lifelong Jets’ fans, Jackie and Evan Goldschneider from The Real Housewives of New Jersey. They compete in a trivia showdown and look ahead to next week’s draft. They debate what the Jets will do with the No. 11 pick and if they should consider trading back. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/04/2054m 1s

Replacing Robby & Bolstering the secondary

As Robby Anderson heads to Carolina, the Jets look to find his replacement in Breshad Perriman (3:58). Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes weigh in on the moves and where the team will go at No. 11 in the draft (14:25). Plus, Connor catches up with Pierre Desir to discuss his deal with the Jets after a surprise release from the Colts (29:26). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/03/2052m 42s

Getting to know Greg Van Roten

It’s a New York homecoming for Greg Van Roten! The newest addition to the offensive line joins Connor Hughes to discuss his NFL journey and why he wanted to play for the Jets. Plus, hear the advice his mom gave him when he went undrafted in 2012 and how his technique has helped him earn a starting role. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/03/2034m 38s

All about the O-line

The new league year is here! Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes break down the Jets’ moves and misses. They discuss Joe Douglas’ disciplined approach (3:56), the additions on the offensive line (15:07) and the latest with Robby Anderson (33:21). Plus, hear what Connor McGovern had to say about playing in New York, working with Sam Darnold and much more (44:22). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/03/201h 2m

Fired up for Free Agency

Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes have you covered ahead of free agency next week. They discuss what it would take for the Jets to acquire Trent Williams (2:58) and potential targets to bolster the offensive line (10:42). Plus, could Jadeveon Clowney be a fit in New York (19:05)? Connor weighs in on the pass rush market (24:00) as well as under the radar free agents (29:09). They wrap by discussing the impact of the CBA vote (41:57) and the latest with Quinnen Williams (46:21). For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/thecantwaitpodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/03/2054m 44s

Tackling the Combine

Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes are live from the NFL Combine in Indianapolis. They discuss the Wonderlic Test (5:09), Jamal Adams contract talks (8:49) and the top offensive tackles available (19:15). Plus, is Le'Veon Bell staying put (30:41)? Hear what Joe Douglas had to say about the running back. They wrap by breaking down the chances of Alshon Jeffery joining Gang Green (36:49). For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/thecantwaitpodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/02/2046m 20s

Scouting the Senior Bowl

Connor Hughes joins Tim McMaster to recap his trip to the Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama. Connor discusses what goes on off the field as well as Joe Douglas’ big decisions on the field. They break down the top offensive lineman and receivers available and what the Jets will do with the No. 11 pick in the Draft. For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/thecantwaitpodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/01/2043m 42s

Offseason to-do list

As Joe Douglas gears up for his first offseason with the Jets, Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss the biggest storylines to follow in the upcoming months (6:49). Connor weighs in on Jamal Adams and Le’Veon Bell’s future with the team (11:52) as well as the top needs heading into free agency and the draft (21:53). For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/thecantwaitpodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/01/2043m 19s

Expectations rise for 2020

Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes recap Joe Douglas’ season-ending press conference (2:42) and the Jets’ 6-2 finish (5:27). They break down how Gregg Williams was able to piece together an above-average defense (9:29) and how Adam Gase can turn around the negativity in 2020 (14:34). Plus, Connor explains the misinterpreted comments regarding Le’Veon Bell (20:15) and the final #PBFPR of the season (28:33). For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/thecantwaitpodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/01/2039m 30s

Bell sleighs the Steelers

Le'Veon Bell got revenge against his former team on Sunday as the Jets defeated the Steelers 16-10. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss the added motivation behind the win. Plus, does the victory change the outlook on trading Bell and Jamal Adams this offseason? They wrap by assessing Sam Darnold’s performance and look ahead to the final game of the season. For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/thecantwaitpodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/12/1937m 59s

Jets’ Holiday Wish List

We’re making a list and checking it twice! Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes break down the Jets’ biggest needs heading into 2020. Plus, who will be the top target in the draft? Will Jamal Adams be back? Connor answers your questions in the latest edition of #QsForHughes. For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/thecantwaitpodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/12/1955m 30s

Math + Football = New ways to win

The Jets came back to defeat the Dolphins on Sunday, but it wasn’t pretty. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes break down Sam Darnold’s inconsistencies and the questionable late-game decision by Adam Gase. Plus, NFL Network’s Cynthia Frelund joins the show to discuss why data science is changing the game, how some coaches are gaining an edge and what the numbers tell us about the Jets. For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/thecantwaitpodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/12/1953m 59s

Deep frying the Jets

The Thanksgiving hangover was real for the Jets as they got beat-up by the Bengals. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes break down the lack of effort and key mistakes. They also discuss what happened with Jamal Adams and the laundry list of injuries that continues to plague the team. They wrap by grading Skyline Chili in the #PBFPR. For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/thecantwaitpodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/12/1959m 27s

The 2010s: New York Jets All-Decade Team

Mark Sanchez or Ryan Fitzpatrick? Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss the best players at each position during the 2010s. Tune in to see who makes the final cut. For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/thecantwaitpodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/11/1933m 24s

Seeing is believing

The Jets rolled past the Raiders on Sunday for their third straight win. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss the significance of the victory and the mood inside the locker room. They also break down Sam Darnold’s confidence on the field and a big day for Robby Anderson. Plus, hear how Gregg Williams’ defense was able to shut down Oakland. For bonus episode theathletic.com/thecantwaitpodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/11/1949m 12s

Amending the game plan

The Jets make it two in a row after a big win in Washington over the Redskins. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes break down what’s changed for Adam Gase and Sam Darnold over the past few weeks (2:22). They also discuss Gregg Williams’ schemes (26:07) and another impressive day for Jamal Adams (26:58). Plus, a big rise in the #PBFPR for FedEx Field (29:54). For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/thecantwaitpodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/11/1947m 51s

Giant win for Adam Gase

It may not have been perfect, but the Jets held on to defeat the Giants on Sunday for their second win of the season. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes recap the Snoopy Bowl and grade Sam Darnold’s performance (4:39). They also discuss a big day for Jamal Adams (13:36) and the run defense (19:16). Plus, where does Adam Gase stand following the victory (32:44)? theathletic.com/thecantwaitpodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/11/1943m 23s

Hard times at Hard Rock

The hot seat just got a whole lot hotter for Adam Gase down in Miami. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes break down the head coach’s future after the loss to the Dolphins on Sunday (1:57). They also discuss Sam Darnold’s regression (12:44) and Gregg Williams’ rotations on defense (24:22). Plus, a rise in the #PBFPR! Hear what Connor has to say about Hard Rock Stadium (37:23). theathletic.com/thecantwaitpodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/11/1949m 41s

In the line of fire

Joe Douglas kept the Jets’ roster intact at the deadline but created a mess in the process. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss all of the trade rumors as well as Jamal Adams’ response on Twitter (1:57). They break down the deal for Leonard Williams (16:33) and Sam Darnold’s shaky performance against the Jaguars (20:56). Plus, Connor gives his take on Adam Gase’s future in New York (29:30). theathletic.com/thecantwaitpodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/10/1942m 32s

Seeing ghosts

The Patriots' “Boogeymen” defense had Sam Darnold and the Jets seeing ghosts Monday night. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes break down the quarterback’s dreadful performance (2:01) and the lack of protection from the offensive line (8:55). Plus, did C.J. Mosley re-injure his groin (26:50)? They discuss the defense and where the Jets go from here (31:54). theathletic.com/thecantwaitpodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/10/1943m 5s

How ‘bout them Jets?!

The Jets are finally in the win column after a 24-22 victory over the Cowboys! Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes break down Sam Darnold’s return (5:39) and his impact on the offense (14:46). They also discuss Gregg Williams’ strong influence on the defense (22:17) and more changes to the offensive line (28:03). theathletic.com/thecantwaitpodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/10/1943m 8s

Desperate for Darnold’s return

The Eagles flew right past the Jets on Sunday, 31-6. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes break down another poor performance by the offense (4:24) and new faces on the offensive line (14:19). On the other side of the ball, Carson Wentz was held to 17 points. They discuss positive signs from the defense (21:08). They wrap with an epic edition of the Press Box Food Power Rankings (30:29). theathletic.com/thecantwaitpodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/10/1957m 29s

The spleen’s gonna do what it’s gonna do

After another week off, Sam Darnold’s spleen still isn’t ready to take the field. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes break down the latest news involving the starting quarterback (0:54). They also discuss a possible shake-up on the offensive line (10:46) and CJ Mosley’s timetable to return (17:42). theathletic.com/thecantwaitpodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/09/1934m 30s

Perfect time for a bye

Sam Darnold may be on the mend, but this Jets team is far from alright. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes discuss how much longer the team will be without their starting quarterback (6:54) and the offensive struggles against the Patriots (10:28). They also break down key mental errors by the defense (28:16) and Connor gives his take on Leonard Williams’ future in New York (34:49). Plus, Gillette Stadium moves up in the Press Box Food Power Rankings (37:47). theathletic.com/thecantwaitpodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/09/1950m 55s

FALK! Now what?!

Subscribe now to hear new episodes of The Lead each weekday morning: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-lead/id1478448344 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/09/1938m 6s

Kiss this season goodbye

Sam Darnold is OUT indefinitely with mono! Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes break down the big news from Florham Park and what this means for the Jets moving forward (0:47). And that’s not all! Le'Veon Bell will have an MRI on his shoulder. Connor discusses Bell’s status for Week 2 (9:35). Plus, Zac Jackson joins the show to preview Monday night’s game with the Browns (12:58). theathletic.com/thecantwaitpodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/09/1927m 17s

BONUS: Instant Reaction to Demaryius Thomas Trade

When the Jets make a trade with the Patriots it calls for an emergency podcast. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes break down the deal for Demaryius Thomas and what he adds to this receiving corps (0:49). Plus, Kaare Vedvik quickly kicked his way out of New York. Can newly signed Sam Ficken get the job done (8:58)? theathletic.com/thecantwaitpodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/09/1917m 18s

Holy Mosley! What happened?!

Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes break down the good, the bad and the UGLY from the Jets’ season-opening loss to the Bills. C.J. Mosley shined on defense, but his injury in the third quarter proved to be a difference maker (2:20). Where was the “electric” offense Sam Darnold talked so much about (10:15)? What will be done about the kicking situation (20:30)? They discuss it all, plus, a look at the daunting schedule ahead (28:44). theathletic.com/thecantwaitpodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/09/1945m 45s

Fired up for Week 1

Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes are kicking off game week with an inside look at the Jets’ newest members (2:09). Jachai Polite’s time in New York is over. Was it the right decision to release the 3rd round pick (20:47)? They wrap by answering your questions in the very first edition of #QsForHughes (32:10). theathletic.com/thecantwaitpodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/09/1951m 34s

Calm, cool and collected (sorta)

Andrew Luck sends shockwaves throughout the NFL when he announces his retirement. Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes weigh in on Luck’s decision (1:24). Plus, Connor believes Sam Darnold is ready for Week 1 (11:13), but will his offensive line be up to the task (17:55)? They guys wrap by breaking down the key questions that still need to be answered on defense (21:53). theathletic.com/thecantwaitpodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/08/1940m 30s

Taking flight

In the debut episode, Tim McMaster and Connor Hughes dissect the big blow to the Jets defense with the loss of Avery Williamson (1:41) Should Le'Veon Bell play in the preseason? The guys give their take. (9:26) Plus, what has changed for Sam Darnold in year two? They break down the QB’s relationship with head coach Adam Gase (12:20). theathletic.com/thecantwaitpodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/08/1934m 44s

Can't Wait Trailer

An all new Jets podcast is set to debut on The Athletic. 'Can't Wait' is your your one-stop shop for all things New York Jets. Tune in each week for player interviews, game previews, analysis and more with The Athletic’s Connor Hughes. Catch every episode on The Athletic, and subscribe now for 40% off your annual subscription at http://www.theathletic.com/cantwait Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/08/193m 33s
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