The wins are starting to roll in for the New York Jets in 2009. After earning the privilege of hometown bragging rights in their 27-25 victory over the New York Giants, Gang Green was presented with an unexpected challenge on late night network television. Second-year tight end Dustin Keller, defensive captain Kerry Rhodes, and starting wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery took
There aren’t many opportunities in life for a 6’4”, 300-pound offensive lineman to go unnoticed; it simply doesn’t happen. Yet, on a stormy July afternoon in lower Manhattan’s lavish Tribeca Grand Hotel, Nick Mangold effortlessly blended into a crowd of video game lovers whose attention rested solely upon UbiSoft’s Holiday lineup. Despite towering over everyone in attendance, the New York
There comes a time in every icon’s life where the rights to his name and likeness are licensed for the purposes of a major motion picture. For “Broadway” Joe Namath, that time is now. Initially rumored nearly two years ago, a recent update to Jake Gyllenhaal’s IMDb filmography is finally confirming him as the actor chosen to portray the New York Jets’ legendary quarterback.
Marques Murrell was 10 years old when he watched his older brother Adrian emerge as the New York Jets’ leading rusher in his third season. The elder Murrell played five seasons with New York, rushing for 3,130 yards as a starter from 1995 through 1997. While the Murrell name is familiar to Jets fans, the 6’2″, 250-pound linebacker has carved
Sending their first- and second-round picks to Cleveland along with three players, the Jets were able to slide up to the fifth position in the 2009 NFL Draft to select USC QB Mark Sanchez. The aggressive tradition of the new New York Jets continues. When the team wants someone, Mike Tannenbaum goes out and gets him. Dazzling Eric Mangini with
The Jets and Jim Leonhard came to an agreement on a three-year deal after engaging in a brief bidding war with the Denver Broncos. Financial terms of the deal aren’t available yet, but when they become known Leonhard’s role will be clear. Leonhard was one of the first of the free agent Ravens to be linked to the Jets after