Peake, Shell, Simon among Jets who could have bigger roles (The Associated Press)

Next season is already here for Mike Maccagnan and the New York Jets. As the NFL playoffs begin without the Jets for the sixth straight year, the general manager faces plenty of questions in an offseason of uncertainty . The biggest will be – surprise! – addressing the team’s quarterback situation, which is dismal at the moment with Ryan Fitzpatrick and Geno Smith scheduled to be free agents, Bryce Petty coming off a shoulder injury and Christian Hackenberg unable to get on the field for a single snap during a redshirt rookie season.