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New York Jets Flight Connections 7/31/20

Bringing your daily links to the NFL’s New York Jets

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Good morning, GGN! I hope you’re all having a great start to the day. Two young Jets who have a lot to prove this season in Mekhi Becton and Quinnen Williams have shown up to camp and look like they’ve slimmed down tremendously since we’ve last seen them. While this seems like nothing, it could impact their performance going forward. Losing excess body fat and trading it in for muscle has it’s benefits (obviously). But when a player is on the LOS, being undersized can hinder their performance when facing some of the monsters on the line. Fortunately for Williams and Becton, they themselves are monsters on the LOS. The loss of weight can do wonders for the two, adding a level of speed that their counterparts aren’t aware of while still maintaining the strength both players are known for. The opposite effect could also happen, but why bother thinking of the negative before the games are played? With that, here are your links to the team to start your morning off.

Brian Costello - Jets mailbag: The burning Trevor Lawrence speculation

J.P. Pelzman - The New York Jets Need Consistency From “Boring” Sam Darnold This Season

Chris Ryan - How Jets’ Adam Gase, Joe Douglas plan on making evaluations during unique training camp

Randy Lange - Four Jets Veterans Placed on to Active Injury Lists

Seth Everett - New York Jets training camp: Joe Flacco, Ryan Griffin & Avery Williamson placed on PUP list

Tzvi Machlin - Jets Make Official Decision On Veteran QB Joe Flacco

Ethan Greenberg - 3 Battles to Watch in Jets Training Camp

Tyler Calvaruso - Jets Training Camp: 6 under the radar players with a chance to shine - Jets Training Camp Preview | 3 Things to Know About the Offensive Line

Clint Buckley - Why Mekhi Becton will be most impactful offensive rookie

Mason Smoller - 2020 New York Jets Preview: Edge Defenders

Tyler Calvaruso - 2020 NFL Free Agency: Jets should reconsider signing Jadeveon Clowney

Manish Mehta - Jets’ Joe Douglas should trade for Jaguars pass rusher Yannick Ngakoue with extra picks in Jamal Adams trade

Tyler Greenawalt - Jets defense will look very different without Jamal Adams in 2020

Kristian Dyer - In trading Jamal Adams, New York Jets got draft picks and cleared valuable salary cap space

Sam Neumann - The Jets with the 10-highest cap numbers in 2020

Jim Gehman - Where Are They Now: Anthony Becht

Here are your missed connections from yesterday.

Here’s the thread about nothing, with something written from the heart.

I hope you all have a safe and wonderful rest of the day!


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