A few hours before Sunday’s Jets-Buccaneers game, a group of players met near midfield. Ryan Fitzpatrick, Bryce Petty, Christian Hackenberg and Josh McCown stopped warming up to shake hands and exchange some pleasantries. The group represented every quarterback Jets general manager Mike Maccagnan has brought to the organization in his three years on the job. It was just another reminder of how desperate the Jets are to find a franchise quarterback.
Finding the quarterback of the future is at the top of Mike Maccagnan’s offseason list, but it is not the only order of business. One of the most interesting things this offseason will be seeing which of their own free agents the Jets bring back. They have some interesting ones to evaluate.
As Ben McAdoo’s seat across town has gotten hotter than the surface of the sun, the focus for much of the 2017 season has shifted off of Jets coach Todd Bowles’ job status. The final six games of the Jets season are all about Bowles and whether he should be back for a fourth season with the team in 2018. Bowles entered the season as Dead Coach Walking, with the expectation being the Jets would he historically awful and he would be a casualty thrown overboard at the end of the year.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Musk AND Zuckerberg or Musk + Zuckerberg.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used). For example, results will contain either cake or cookie by searching cake OR cookie or cake,cookie
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".