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#1 Maxman

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Posted 25 May 2013 - 11:25 AM

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Jets fans - same NYDN peeps who told me Hoops Weiss was laid off are saying @MMehtaNYDN is moving off NY Jets beat. New role will be [1of2]

 

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'NFL Insider' (w focus on big-picture Jets stuff) probably similar to Bedard's old role @ Globe. Finally, a good NFL columnist there [2of2]


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Posted 25 May 2013 - 11:26 AM

Manish we hardly even knew you.


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Posted 25 May 2013 - 11:28 AM

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Gotta love that the Jets beat is treated like an apprenticeship with the media. Like working in the mail room.
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Posted 25 May 2013 - 11:33 AM

Gotta love that the Jets beat is treated like an apprenticeship with the media. Like working in the mail room.

LOL

 

Was thinking the same thing.

 

Won't miss Manish a bit


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Posted 25 May 2013 - 11:42 AM

WHO pays any attn to MAIL ? ?  :confused0082:

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Posted 25 May 2013 - 11:43 AM

Gotta love that the Jets beat is treated like an apprenticeship with the media. Like working in the mail room.

 

LOL!!!


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Posted 25 May 2013 - 11:55 AM

cimini has been in the mail room for 25 years

 

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Posted 25 May 2013 - 11:59 AM

I vote for Karl Pilkington as his replacement. He's negative enough and I guarantee he knows nothing about football.

 

 


Edited by SayNoToDMC, 25 May 2013 - 12:14 PM.

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Posted 25 May 2013 - 02:33 PM

I'm going to throw my hat in the ring. It's worth a shot


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Posted 25 May 2013 - 11:38 AM

Jason McIntyre from Big Lead Sports is reporting that Manish Mehta will no longer be the NY Jets beat reporter for the Daily News.

Manish was known for quoting anonymous sources in many of his stories.  These unnamed sources were critical of Tim Tebow and Mark Sanchez.  Manish is also known for blocking many Jets fans on Twitter that disagreed with his opinions. Here is a thread with fan thoughts on Manish Mehta.

Seth Walder is in the bullpen warming up and is ready for a bigger role at the Daily News.

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Posted 25 May 2013 - 03:13 PM

"Big picture Jets stuff" = he doesn't even have to pretend anymore, he can just scream "CIRCUS!!!!1!11!!" at the top of his lungs.


Edited by kay_gee, 25 May 2013 - 03:13 PM.

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#12 BurnleyJet

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Posted 25 May 2013 - 03:56 PM

Tough act to follow Manish and Rich, love to see the interview process to be the Jets beat writer.

Perhaps Mike Francesca could do it as a fill in. He seems as unbiased, and level headed as the two previous incumbents of the position. ;-)
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Posted 25 May 2013 - 03:59 PM

A great big anonymous good bye and GFY. 


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Posted 25 May 2013 - 04:00 PM

This is all part of Idzik's house cleaning ...
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Posted 25 May 2013 - 04:13 PM

Gotta love that the Jets beat is treated like an apprenticeship with the media. Like working in the mail room.

 

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Posted 25 May 2013 - 04:16 PM

I'm just glad we'll have a new beat writer who's gonna post positive Jets articles every day and ignore any source--excuse me: "source"--that won't go on the record, because if there's one thing I know that Jets fans like, it's a reporter that's positive and adheres to the strictest journalistic codes. BTW, Watergate probably wasn't real because "Deep Throat" wasn't a real name.
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#17 T0mShane

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Posted 25 May 2013 - 04:26 PM

@SethWalderNYDN: Just be aware that Jets fans all grew up reading Tiger Beat and thus meet all negative press with irrational crying jags.


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Posted 25 May 2013 - 06:06 PM

Gotta love that the Jets beat is treated like an apprenticeship with the media. Like working in the mail room.

POTWN


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Posted 25 May 2013 - 07:50 PM

Reality

 

Mehta followed Cimini @ the DNNY.  Cimini probably makes 3x what these bozo's make in he print media. 

 

Follow the master.  Slam the Jets


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Posted 25 May 2013 - 08:28 PM

Reality

 

Mehta followed Cimini @ the DNNY.  Cimini probably makes 3x what these bozo's make in he print media. 

 

Follow the master.  Slam the Jets

 

They all want to become "NFL" guys because they think it opens more doors.  That said, how much money can a bear reporter make these days?  Awesome job, no doubt.  But they all seem to be hiring 20 something's to do these jobs now.  Can't pay that much imo.


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Posted 25 May 2013 - 08:36 PM

That said, how much money can a bear reporter make these days?  

 

If a bear wants to be a reporter, you pay him whatever he wants, in salmon.  They're soulless killing machines.


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Posted 25 May 2013 - 08:40 PM

They all want to become "NFL" guys because they think it opens more doors.  That said, how much money can a bear reporter make these days?  Awesome job, no doubt.  But they all seem to be hiring 20 something's to do these jobs now.  Can't pay that much imo.

 

Not really since despising the team is one of the requirements. Do any of our beat reporters actually seem happy?


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Posted 25 May 2013 - 08:45 PM

They all want to become "NFL" guys because they think it opens more doors. That said, how much money can a bear reporter make these days? Awesome job, no doubt. But they all seem to be hiring 20 something's to do these jobs now. Can't pay that much imo.


The NFL guys don't have to troll out to every stupid OTA practice, and get to pick and choose their spots. Gary Myers can produce a month's worth of columns by pirating other people's camp reports and making a few phone calls, all the while making $250k plus.
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Posted 25 May 2013 - 08:47 PM

The NFL guys don't have to troll out to every stupid OTA practice, and get to pick and choose their spots. Gary Myers can produce a month's worth of columns by pirating other people's camp reports and making a few phone calls, all the while making $250k plus.

 

Do you think that Myers makes that much? 


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#25 T0mShane

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Posted 25 May 2013 - 08:49 PM

Do you think that Myers makes that much?


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