With this being the first offseason for Joe Douglas as the head man for the Jets, we are continuing to find out what his philosophy is to build a team. He has had a price in mind for free agents and has refused to go above his offer which is refreshing after Mike Maccagnan continued to throw out large contracts. We’ve also seen that Douglas has thrown a bunch of one-year deals to players to maintain cap flexibility and build the core of the franchise through the draft.
The Jets brought in new general manager Joe Douglas this offseason and have left him with a rebuilding squad with a ton of needs but a budding young quarterback. In order to capitalize on Sam Darnold‘s rookie deal, Douglas and the front office will have to help him out along the offensive line and provide more in terms of offensive playmakers. Continue reading →