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azjetfan Icon : (11 June 2015 - 07:37 PM) rumor has it he wanted a raise over his $5.5 million base this year
Jetsfan115 Icon : (11 June 2015 - 07:39 PM) 33 is young for a guard. he's got at least 3-4 more years in him
azjetfan Icon : (11 June 2015 - 07:40 PM) Mmmmm I disagree.
azjetfan Icon : (11 June 2015 - 07:40 PM) I would go 2 year deal.
azjetfan Icon : (11 June 2015 - 07:41 PM) Maybe longer if we could get out of it after 2
Jetsfan115 Icon : (12 June 2015 - 11:36 AM) backloaded 4 year deal ca cut after 2 years wit minimum cap hit
Jetsfan115 Icon : (12 June 2015 - 02:22 PM) Jets sign free agent OT Charlles Brown
azjetfan Icon : (14 June 2015 - 01:48 PM) We won't be able to backload it. He won't accept the offer. Keep in mind he requested he release because they couldn't come to an agreement on a raise.
azjetfan Icon : (14 June 2015 - 01:49 PM) He is probably looking for $7 million or more per year.
Jetsfan115 Icon : (15 June 2015 - 09:44 AM) he was only making 5.5 million this year. we can give him 10 mil signing bonus onf a 5 year deal and a low base salary (like 3 mil a year) it'll average out to 5 mil a year, but he'll get 13 million this year (more then double) and will cost 5 mil a year against the cap for the rest of the deal
2JBallar01 Icon : (15 June 2015 - 02:17 PM) Any news on Mathis at all? Haven't heard anything since his release.
2JBallar01 Icon : (15 June 2015 - 02:17 PM) Also, Sam Baker was cut today as well
santana Icon : (16 June 2015 - 04:52 PM) Titans releasing RB Shonn Greene
MikeGangGree... Icon : (16 June 2015 - 10:40 PM) TEH WARRIORS
santana Icon : (16 June 2015 - 11:08 PM) This trophy ceremony awkward as fuck I had to turn it off
Mr_Jet Icon : (17 June 2015 - 08:02 PM) It really was. It was more Doris Burke interviewing the Warriors than it was a trophy ceremony. Plus Adam Silver forgot to hand the Warriors owner the trophy after he was done talking to the crowd.
Mr_Jet Icon : (17 June 2015 - 08:03 PM) R.I.P. Stuart Scott
MikeGangGree... Icon : (17 June 2015 - 10:05 PM) FIRE SILVER
MikeGangGree... Icon : (17 June 2015 - 10:05 PM) FIRE BURKE
MikeGangGree... Icon : (19 June 2015 - 06:27 PM) THE A-ROD!!
santana Icon : (26 June 2015 - 12:19 PM) god damn week no activity in here
santana Icon : (26 June 2015 - 12:20 PM) might have to chop this table up into fire wood
santana Icon : (26 June 2015 - 12:26 PM) FIRE WOOD!
Mr_Jet Icon : (26 June 2015 - 05:54 PM) Kristaps Porzingis???
Mr_Jet Icon : (26 June 2015 - 05:55 PM) You'd think Isiah Thomas was still running the Knicks last night.
santana Icon : (27 June 2015 - 07:30 PM) Lol yeah no clue about those names
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (28 June 2015 - 10:10 AM) Is there any chance that Porzingis ends up being good?
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (28 June 2015 - 10:10 AM) I'm guessing he won't be the next Pau Gasol or Dirk Nowviski
Mr_Jet Icon : (28 June 2015 - 11:41 AM) You never know, he could be as good as Gasol brothers or Dirk. Honestly the Knicks picking at #4 did the same thing the 3 teams picking ahead of them did. Picked a 19 year who could go boom or bust.
Mr_Jet Icon : (28 June 2015 - 11:45 AM) Porzingis seems to have the "I'm going to prove them wrong" type of attitude needed to overcome people's doubts about him. Hopefully he'll have the work ethic that goes along with that attitude.
azjetfan Icon : (28 June 2015 - 10:17 PM) In other news I decided to shave the dome. Since the hair was falling out anyway I figured I would show it who's boss
santana Icon : (29 June 2015 - 01:11 PM) Deisel up shave the dome
Mr_Jet Icon : (29 June 2015 - 04:49 PM) Welcome home.
azjetfan Icon : (29 June 2015 - 08:59 PM) I feel fast.
azjetfan Icon : (01 July 2015 - 07:53 PM) Shot an 86 today. Personal best.
santana Icon : (01 July 2015 - 08:19 PM) well done
santana Icon : (01 July 2015 - 08:19 PM) im going to play friday
blk_orion Icon : (02 July 2015 - 08:57 AM) play what? golf?
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (02 July 2015 - 01:16 PM) Sheldon Richardson suspended 4 game for substance abuse.
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (02 July 2015 - 01:16 PM) f***
ganggreen2003 Icon : (02 July 2015 - 06:15 PM) DAMNIT TO f***ing HELL!!!!
azjetfan Icon : (02 July 2015 - 07:46 PM) Yup. Golf. I'm ready to take on Tiger. Mid season form. For what ever reason I am hitting the driver great. 280 and fairly controlled. I'm playing again Saturday.
santana Icon : (02 July 2015 - 07:55 PM) tiger shot a 66 today didnt he easy course though
santana Icon : (02 July 2015 - 07:55 PM) things were going too well for the jets this off season
MikeGangGree... Icon : (02 July 2015 - 10:33 PM) Well I guess Williams will be starting in opening day now
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Posted 25 November 2008 - 01:13 PM

As much as i like seeing the media constantly talking about the jets this coverage is getting insane. For christ sakes...Pete "i hate the jets" prisco has the jets ranked as the number 2 team in his latest version of his power rankings. ESPN has a new jets topic ever 10 mins. Everyone is talking up this team up. Super bowl talk!? its week 13 and people are putting this team into those conversations? Also over the last few seasons while living in tallahassee i would see just a few jets fans (5 tops) at the local sports bar but now the bar is filled with jet green favre jerseys. Are we the new bandwagon team this season? In some aspects it actually makes me feel really uncomfortable...I don't like it. Is it me or does all this exposure and attention kind of give an uneasy feeling. Now the jets not only have to focus on winning games they have to try and deflect the madness around them. There is to much hype! this team better stay grounded and just do what they have been doing. We are the jets...this just does not feel right.

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Posted 25 November 2008 - 02:04 PM

We're just not used to being legitimate contenders. This is just the baggage that comes along with it.
Sal Paolantonio commenting on the difference in the Ryan and Mangini atmospheres in the building:
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Posted 25 November 2008 - 02:11 PM

QUOTE (extmenace @ Nov 25 2008, 01:13 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
As much as i like seeing the media constantly talking about the jets this coverage is getting insane. For christ sakes...Pete "i hate the jets" prisco has the jets ranked as the number 2 team in his latest version of his power rankings. ESPN has a new jets topic ever 10 mins. Everyone is talking up this team up. Super bowl talk!? its week 13 and people are putting this team into those conversations? Also over the last few seasons while living in tallahassee i would see just a few jets fans (5 tops) at the local sports bar but now the bar is filled with jet green favre jerseys. Are we the new bandwagon team this season? In some aspects it actually makes me feel really uncomfortable...I don't like it. Is it me or does all this exposure and attention kind of give an uneasy feeling. Now the jets not only have to focus on winning games they have to try and deflect the madness around them. There is to much hype! this team better stay grounded and just do what they have been doing. We are the jets...this just does not feel right.

Well here's how I see it.

Either we're legitimate superbowl contenders and being talked about all the time because we haven't had a good run like this in awhile.

or

Would you rather be a 4-12 team getting no attention except for when they ask who's the crappiest team in the NFL?

I'll take all the attention and hype every day, I could care less. Our team doesn't seem to be phased by it.
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Posted 25 November 2008 - 02:19 PM

fair enough lol. this is just going to take some time to get used tol. its weird but its a good weird.

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Posted 25 November 2008 - 03:27 PM

A team that has won ALL of their divisional road games AND has put together back to back wins at tough stadiums against a team we despise and that has been our daddy over the past few years and the other team was undefeated is not a team that will let a thing like media hype get to them.

Ill say this right now, I am not gonna guarantee or claim the Championship right now but whomever it is that beats this Jets team will be because they play their A game and not because the Jets f*** up because I honestly feel that when the Jets beat the Patriots, that made the team feel like they can go out and beat any team.

Also, the many veterans on this team starting with Favre will not allow media bullshit cloud the youngsters and letting them lose focus. If anything, its only gonna make this team hungrier for more!

I have been salivating for a season like this since the day I became a Jets fan...since the days I got laughed at when I wore my Adrian Murell jersey to High School during that 1-15 season. I mean I know the older heads here have suffered more than me (fan since 1994) but the feeling is the same....we crave this....and deep down, we love it!

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Posted 25 November 2008 - 05:07 PM

While part of me is enjoying the added attention our Jets are getting, a bigger part of me wishes that we stay in the background & in the shadows. Every time this team seems to be in the forefront, we receive disappointment in the end. I like being the underdog. We were just 5.5 pt underdogs against Tennessee & look what happened. This team needs to be the underdog. It fuels the hunger to prove everyone wrong.

While I feel the team is hungry for more, I'm just afraid of the success going to anyone's heads. Most people say favre is responsible for this. He may be partially reasponsible, but this has been an all around team effort to got from 4-12 to our current 8-3 record. I don't like all the SB talk. Not until we actually get there. With the success we've had so far, the Brett favre experiment isn't a proven success yet. Without the SB win, it's a failure in my opinion if he doesn't plan on coming back next year at minimum as all of the confidence & swagger the team currently has will be gone if his successor isn't equally successful.
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Posted 25 November 2008 - 05:12 PM

Bro whether we make the superbowl or we don't, enjoy the ride.

I'm going to share something with you guys. I got a friend of mine (jets fan) who works in this factory. Anyways, he's got a few buddies he chills with at work. Ones a Steeler fan, ones a Colts fan, ones a Giants fan and He's a Jets fan. Now if you believe in fate this is our year. As I listed those teams thats the order in which they won it. He said to me after the Giants won thats it's our turn next. I told him last year that we'll never win with Chad and we got issues and then I told him, I guess it stops with us. However!!!, we traded for all these veterans. Paid 160 million or so all together. Acquired Brett Favre and now we are 8-3 and nearly at the top of our conference.

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Posted 25 November 2008 - 05:29 PM

QUOTE (S-Dubb @ Nov 25 2008, 05:12 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Bro whether we make the superbowl or we don't, enjoy the ride.


Can't remember the last time it felt this good to be a Jets fan. '98 was good, but then all fell apart on us. It is funny that the last time we went far into the postseason (1998), we trounced on tennessee during Week 12 back then too 24-3 winning by the same margin of victory.

You were questioning if it was fate?
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Posted 25 November 2008 - 05:36 PM

QUOTE (FlyHiJets @ Nov 25 2008, 05:29 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Can't remember the last time it felt this good to be a Jets fan. '98 was good, but then all fell apart on us. It is funny that the last time we went far into the postseason (1998), we trounced on tennessee during Week 12 back then too 24-3 winning by the same margin of victory.

You were questioning if it was fate?


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Posted 25 November 2008 - 05:41 PM

QUOTE (extmenace @ Nov 25 2008, 01:13 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
As much as i like seeing the media constantly talking about the jets this coverage is getting insane. For christ sakes...Pete "i hate the jets" prisco has the jets ranked as the number 2 team in his latest version of his power rankings. ESPN has a new jets topic ever 10 mins. Everyone is talking up this team up. Super bowl talk!? its week 13 and people are putting this team into those conversations? Also over the last few seasons while living in tallahassee i would see just a few jets fans (5 tops) at the local sports bar but now the bar is filled with jet green favre jerseys. Are we the new bandwagon team this season? In some aspects it actually makes me feel really uncomfortable...I don't like it. Is it me or does all this exposure and attention kind of give an uneasy feeling. Now the jets not only have to focus on winning games they have to try and deflect the madness around them. There is to much hype! this team better stay grounded and just do what they have been doing. We are the jets...this just does not feel right.


dont worry my friend, it's a DIFFERENT feeling you're getting, it's the feeling pat fan and cowboys fan been feeling for years that we'd jet to experience, it's alien to us this feeling.. get use to it biggrin.gif
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Posted 25 November 2008 - 05:52 PM

I can't take all this media exposure and dick riding.

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Posted 26 November 2008 - 08:44 AM

Santana, whats wrong with the media exposure? Everyone bitches including myself that we always get shit on and never got any positive comments. Now that we are playing extremely well and garnering some attention you don't want it? This wasn't trying to call you out, but almost every Jets fan I know doesn't like the media nut riding us
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Posted 26 November 2008 - 10:16 AM

Gee I wonder if Ron is in on the Hype he is our Nostradamus .ask him how you should feel. biggrin.gif
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Posted 26 November 2008 - 01:53 PM

I guess it just comes with the territory. The media will build them up so in the end they can say "see we told you they were good", or they can call them the biggest failure of all time. Either way they get a good story.

The bandwagon fans will make me sick. Luckily most of my time is spent in the Cleveland, OH area, and if people there haven't left the Browns yet, I dont think they ever will. Those are some loyal fans there.
But NJ is going to make me sick...I was the guy on the bus way back wearing the Jets starter jacket when everyone else had coyboys shit. I took the abuse when we were 1-15 with Kotite.
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Posted 26 November 2008 - 01:57 PM

See? You get respect when you DONT suck. Next time the Jets are 4-12 and people are whining about getting no respect. Remember 2008.
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Posted 26 November 2008 - 02:38 PM

QUOTE (FlyHiJets @ Nov 25 2008, 05:29 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Can't remember the last time it felt this good to be a Jets fan. '98 was good, but then all fell apart on us. It is funny that the last time we went far into the postseason (1998), we trounced on tennessee during Week 12 back then too 24-3 winning by the same margin of victory.

You were questioning if it was fate?

Maybe so but I seriously doubt Denver will make it to the AFC Championship game this year and even if they did they couldnt shut this team out in the second half.Let alone beat this team in the playoffs.Also we wouldnt have to watch the game in Denver either.
Whatever similarities to 98 so far will be completely different this year.
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Posted 26 November 2008 - 02:42 PM

QUOTE (extmenace @ Nov 25 2008, 01:13 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
As much as i like seeing the media constantly talking about the jets this coverage is getting insane. For christ sakes...Pete "i hate the jets" prisco has the jets ranked as the number 2 team in his latest version of his power rankings. ESPN has a new jets topic ever 10 mins. Everyone is talking up this team up. Super bowl talk!? its week 13 and people are putting this team into those conversations? Also over the last few seasons while living in tallahassee i would see just a few jets fans (5 tops) at the local sports bar but now the bar is filled with jet green favre jerseys. Are we the new bandwagon team this season? In some aspects it actually makes me feel really uncomfortable...I don't like it. Is it me or does all this exposure and attention kind of give an uneasy feeling. Now the jets not only have to focus on winning games they have to try and deflect the madness around them. There is to much hype! this team better stay grounded and just do what they have been doing. We are the jets...this just does not feel right.

You think it is bad now?If this team won the Superbowl there would be millions of fake bandwagon fans everywhere.
My cousin is a big Denver fan and living in Maryland he doesnt see alot of Denver fans.When they won the Bowl in 98 all he said is how loads of people were suddenly wearing Denver apparel.He felt weird as hell.

Look at it this way though it is a good thing even if they are fake because it will suck in more true fans to our cursed franchise biggrin.gif
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Posted 27 November 2008 - 01:48 PM

QUOTE (607thaifighter @ Nov 26 2008, 01:44 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Santana, whats wrong with the media exposure? Everyone bitches including myself that we always get shit on and never got any positive comments. Now that we are playing extremely well and garnering some attention you don't want it? This wasn't trying to call you out, but almost every Jets fan I know doesn't like the media nut riding us


That's because the Jets have been so incosistent over the past few years and hardly put together consecutive winning seasons.

As JettingAway says, it's because the team is winning that they are getting respect, and that's how it should be.
We always got shit on because, let's face it, the team was never anything better than mediocre. Yes, we made the playoffs a few times but then there were the miserable seasons in between those appearances.
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