The Jets made their first seismic transfer in an offseason that guarantees to be crammed with them by firing offensive coordinator John Morton.
The Every day Information broke the information Wednesday that Gang Inexperienced shall be in search of a brand new offensive play-caller after ending within the backside third of practically each statistical class this season.
Though Morton didn’t have a star-studded crew on offense, there have been sufficient issues about his in-game choices to warrant a change. The Jets completed 25th in scoring, 28th in whole yards, 29th in first downs, 23rd in third-down effectivity, 24th in passing yards and 19th in dashing yards.
“It is all the time good to have consistency and continuity, however within the NFL issues change on a regular basis,” Todd Bowles stated the day after the Jets completed their second consecutive 5-11 season. “You must be prepared. If we maintain the identical scheme, that is nice. If now we have to alter for no matter cause, we’ll go from there.”
The Information reported final week that there had been inside discussions to advertise quarterbacks coach Jeremy Bates if he had been absolutely invested within the promotion. Doable exterior candidates embody Eagles quarterbacks coach John DeFilippo, Mike McCoy, Todd Haley and Brian Callahan.