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Sources: Gamble front-runner to replace former Jet GM Tannenbau…

Sources: Gamble front-runner to replace former Jet GM Tannenbaum

nydailynews.com thejetsblog.com Updated Jan 5, 2013
Less than a week after Woody Johnson fired Mike Tannenbaum, the Jets are zeroing in on a new GM. Tom Gamble, the 49ers director of player personnel, is the front-runner to replace Tannenbaum, according to sources.
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  • Rex Ryan's Bahamas vacation helps NY Jets and owner Woody Johns…

    Rex Ryan's Bahamas vacation helps NY Jets and owner Woody Johnson chance to regroup and possibly hire a new GM

    nydailynews.com Jan 5, 2013
    If Woody Johnson hires his new general manager by Tuesday - and he’s apparently getting close to picking San Francisco’s Tom Gamble - then the Jets’ stalling tactic of not making Rex Ryan and Woody Johnson available last Monday has allowed the o
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  • Myers: Rex's vacation buys time for Jets, Woody

    Myers: Rex's vacation buys time for Jets, Woody

    If Woody Johnson hires his new general manager by Tuesday - and he’s apparently getting close to picking San Francisco’s Tom Gamble - then the Jets’ stalling tactic of not making Rex Ryan and Woody Johnson available last Monday has allowed the o
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  • Former NY Jets special teams coach Mike Westhoff would be a per…

    Former NY Jets special teams coach Mike Westhoff would be a perfect fit as NFL television analyst

    nydailynews.com Jan 5, 2013
    While Rex Ryan heads home from Paradise Island with his tattoo tucked between his legs, Woody Johnson peers up from under his desk wondering if it’s safe to come up for air and Mike Tannenbaum ponders his next move, there is one man walking out of the F
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  • Raissman: Mouthing 'off? Former Jet coach belongs at mic

    Raissman: Mouthing 'off? Former Jet coach belongs at mic

    nydailynews.com Jan 5, 2013
    While Rex Ryan heads home from Paradise Island with his tattoo tucked between his legs, Woody Johnson peers up from under his desk wondering if it’s safe to come up for air and Mike Tannenbaum ponders his next move, there is one man walking out of the F
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  • Quinton Coples Makes Kiper’s All-Rookie Team

    Quinton Coples Makes Kiper’s All-Rookie Team

    thejetsblog.com Jan 5, 2013
    Lost in the shuffle of the New York media, Mel Kiper released his All-Rookie team three days ago and the Jets’ own Quinton Coples appeared on the list. For those of you without Insider access, here’s what Kiper had to say about Coples. Quinton Coples,
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  • Saturday morning one-liners

    Saturday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Jan 5, 2013
    Everyone except the Jets is talking about Rex Ryan’s notorious tattoo. The Pats have added QB Mike Kafka to their offseason roster. The Dolphins didn’t make it to the postseason, but some have received postseason awards from the South Florida Sun-Sent
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  • DeVito: Tebow Deserved Better Shake from Jets

    DeVito: Tebow Deserved Better Shake from Jets

    thejetsblog.com Jan 5, 2013
    Mike DeVito is one of the most stand-up guys on the Jets, so when he goes on WFAN and tells New York that Tim Tebow should have gotten more playing time, it’s worth mentioning. The Jets defensive end said yesterday on WFAN he feels bad about how things
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  • Is Rex Ryan still worth the headache?

    Is Rex Ryan still worth the headache?

    ESPN.com Jan 5, 2013
    Rex Ryan is the NFL coaching equivalent of Chad Johnson. There is a side of the New York Jets head coach that is fun-loving and harmless. Talk to Ryan for five minutes and you will like him. Watch any news conference, and it's clear Ryan has the charism…
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  • The Bane of Our Existence

    The Bane of Our Existence

    thejetsblog.com Jan 5, 2013
    I apologize in advance if you feel as though this post should be filed under “duh” but it is worth talking about. A midst the media-driven caricature of the Jets as a “circus” and granted they are not doing much dispel that perception, there is s
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  • Report:  Heckert cancels interview with Jets

    Report: Heckert cancels interview with Jets

    The disclosure of Rex Ryan’s wife-in-Sanchez-jersey-while-Tebowing tattoo could be having its intended effect, even if the effect wasn’t specifically intended. According to Newsday, former Browns and Eagles G.M. Tom Heckert has canceled his interview
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  • GM Watch: Overnight Fallout

    GM Watch: Overnight Fallout

    thejetsblog.com Jan 5, 2013
    Ross the Boss? - Marc Ross might be the most sought after candidate this year and is getting a lot of attention from a number of teams.  Ross has interviewed with the Jaguars, Panthers, was reported that he would meet with the Jets and that the Charger
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  • Jets' search for new general manager begins

    Jets' search for new general manager begins

    ESPN.com Jan 5, 2013
    The New York Jets have begun their search for Mike Tannenbaum's replacement.
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