Let's cut that boy some slack. All he's really done so far in his life is play football, win more than he's lost, be really, really open with his relationship with God, say super hokey, humble shit when the cameras are on him, and not have sex ever. The not having sex ever aside, the guy hasn't rea ... More >>
Leave it to Broadway Joe to cut through the bullshit -- or, as they say at Joe's and my alma mater, the U of Alabama -- the horseshit. On Piers Morgan last night, Joe had this to say about the mess the Jets have put themselves in regarding Tim Tebow and Mark Sanchez: "You don't tell your start ... More >>
You might want to hold off on ordering your New York Jets Tim Tebow jersey -- ESPN "insider" Adam Schefter's tweetin' up a storm about how the deal could potentially be in jeopardy."Denver and Jets have encountered hangup in language in Tim Tebow's contract that could nullify trade," Schefter "tw ... More >>
It goes without saying that New York baseball fans are classier than those of New England -- we see evidence of that every time the Yankees and Red Sox play, whether in New York or Boston. As the Super Bowl approaches, it should be just as obvious that New York football fans are classier than their ... More >>
Hey, did you hear about the horrifying bloodbath that happened yesterday in Tucson, which left a congresswoman in critical condition, killed six others, and wounded 13? The shooting that some people are pointing to as a watershed moment in American politics reminiscent of the Oklahoma City bo ... More >>
When Jack Kemp -- the former Buffalo Bills star, Congressman, HUD Secretary, and Republican Vice Presidential candidate, who died of cancer this weekend -- was derided at a function as a mere football player, his daughter retorted, "My daddy wasn't a football player: He was a quarterback." Kemp was ... More >>
There are two definitely good things to be said about the Jets obtaining Southern Cal quarterback Mark Sanchez. The first is that he's probably the best prospect available. The second is that he looks a hell of a lot better than anything they have right now. But there are potential pitfa ... More >>
We keep forgetting that ethnic groups are not just the spices in our multiethnic stew of cliches, they're also voting blocs. When some Jewish groups complained that the Jets were playing two games that observant Jews couldn't attend because of religious holidays -- one on Rosh Hashanah, one too clo ... More >>
According to reliable NFL.com blogger Adam Schefter, the Jets, after having signed former Ravens linebacker Bart Scott, are now "hosting a visit" for Baltimore's free agent cornerback Corey Ivy. Can the signing of Ray Lewis be far behind? It now appears that there's no chance at all that Lewis ... More >>
There were two Super Bowls played yesterday, the one we saw and the one written about in today's New York Times by William C. Rhoden. The game Rhoden saw "Posed a great matchup and a timeless question that went to the heart of football: Can a great high-yield offense beat a great low-yield defense? ... More >>
"I don't think it was one thing," said Jets owner Woody Johnson after firing head coach Eric Mangini last Monday. "There's nothing specific. It's just a call we made. Hopefully, it's correct." Wrong, Woody. It was one thing, it was something specific. And no, your call wasn't, hopefully, correc ... More >>
We thank Press Clips for alerting us to the firing of Jets head coach Eric Mangini. Local sports reporters were outraged by the team's "Mets-like" late-season collapse from 8-3 to 9-7, and by yesterday's loss to the Dolphins, whose QB Chad Pennington used to play for the Jets, and who, unlike the Je ... More >>
If the Favre treatment doesn't stop Brady, maybe Jessica Simpson could?
What's so fun about 22 guys in spandex slamming into one another? Along for the ride with Jets and Giants fans
Union big walked a tightrope between enemies abroad and at home
The people who tried to sell you the world's most expensive stadium
The Mets are in and the Jets are out, but where do the taxpayers fit in?
Speaker Giff hits Mayor Mike for starving the agency, but will Brooklyn deal do it right? Mayor Michael Bloomberg is stumped. "We have sadly under-funded the infrastructure improvements in the MTA for decades, and we should not walk away from it now. Where the money is going to come from is the big ... More >>
As Ferrer stumbles, the skinny congressman from Brooklyn muscles up
Stadium jobs program tries to buy black support but is mostly hot air
With a strong push from city hall, MTA moves the ball for the Jets
A costly, developing problem for New York City that's three decades old
Hidden costs to the public of Bloomberg's West Side dreams
New York City heads for a stadium overdose. Guess who will be paying.
The Black and Silver Leave the Jets Black and Blue
Both the Jets and Giants Turn Out to Be Giant Killers
A Few Amputations, and the Jets Should Be Good for Another Playoff Run
How Can the Jets Be Purring at 7-3 With Vinny at the Throttle?
The Jets: California Dreamin
New Yorks Olympic Bid Could Be Billion-Dollar Boondoggle
Deflating Those Lofty Preseason Headlines for the Jets and Giants
The Exile of Tommy Salami
New York, New York, It's a Hell of a Football Town
Gang green breaks a playoff rule of thumb
What happens when NFL players collide?
The games run on time in the Parcells/Belichick dictatorship
Jets Tight End Kyle Brady Is Loosening Up
Why Football Doesn't Write
Fans drop beer and pick up pencils to find out who's best