New York Jets: Geno Smith, Jace Amaro & Other Mini-Camp Takeaways

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Jun 17, 2014; Florham Park, NJ, USA; New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith (7) throws a pass during minicamp at Atlantic Health Training Center. Mandatory Credit: Noah K. Murray-USA TODAY Sports

The Jets finished their second of three practices of the week and most importantly, according to Rex Ryan, they remained virtually injury-free. Chris Ivory slightly turned his ankle today but it was not labeled serious by Coach Ryan and he will be ready to go for training camp. Willie Colon, Antwan Barnes and Chris Johnson are all on pace for training camp debuts, although Colon and Johnson went through individual drills this week.

Marty Mornhinweg spoke today and had some important things to say. First of all he said that Geno Smith will get 70-75% of the 1st team reps in training camp thus confirming that Vick was brought in to be used in case of emergency only if Smith fell flat on his face. Mornhinweg doesn’t feel that Smith has done that at all and is very pleased with Smith’s progression:

— Eric Allen (@eallenjets) June 18, 2014

Quarterbacks Coach David Lee was also lauding Geno Smith for his offseason work both physically and mentally:


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