Chad Pennington

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    April 28, 2009

    Jockbeat: Will Jets fans have patience for Sanchez to grow?

    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 >>

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    December 31, 2008

    Allen Barra: Mangini Wasn't the Problem -- Favre Is

    "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 >>

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    December 31, 2008

    Ex-Jet Wins Comeback Award

    A few hours back Allen Barra explained the grave mistake the Jets made in replacing Chad Pennington with Brett Favre. Now the Associated Press has unlined Barra's point by naming Pennington the Comeback Player of the Year. Pennington had previously won the award with the Jets in 2006. It reminds us ... More >>

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    December 29, 2008

    Jets' Mangini Out, Favre Next?

    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 >>

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    September 10, 2008

    Jet Engine Brett Favre

    An aging quarterback sweeps New York off its feet

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    August 7, 2008

    BINGO!: Brett Favre is Now a Jet!

    It really was the easiest pun one could think of, so it makes sense that both the Post and Daily News went with "JET FAVRE" on their front pages today. Also not surprising is the lack of coverage in the news sections: this story sticks to the sports pages because the trade went down at about midnigh ... More >>

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    December 4, 2007

    Unmanning the Flock

    The Giants win by a goal post while intimidating no one

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    January 2, 2007

    A Crashing Bore

    What's so fun about 22 guys in spandex slamming into one another? Along for the ride with Jets and Giants fans

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    December 28, 2004

    The War Scores

    Surprise: career soldiers back the war, athletes dislike the press, and the media don't matter

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    December 21, 2004

    Media Culpa

    From the Dean scream to Abu Ghraib: a highlight reel from a year's worth of press bashing

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    September 9, 2003
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    January 28, 2003

    First-Class? No, Glazer Takes Coach.

    Tampa Bay Owner Watches Gruden Deal Pay Off

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    January 14, 2003

    Green With Envy

    The Black and Silver Leave the Jets Black and Blue

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    January 7, 2003

    One Up, One Down

    Both the Jets and Giants Turn Out to Be Giant Killers

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    December 17, 2002
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    November 19, 2002

    Midterm Grades From Jockbeat Academy

    A Progress Report That Actually Shows Progress

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    November 5, 2002
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    January 22, 2002

    Just a Touch of Gangrene

    A Few Amputations, and the Jets Should Be Good for Another Playoff Run

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    September 4, 2001

    Let’s Get Ready to Fumble!

    The Jets: California Dreamin’