Tagged: ‘Super Bowl’

Patriots Do Nothing; Sportwriters Effuse Worshipful Praise
March 8th, 2017 at 1:42 PM
***PHOTO1*** Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports The New England Patriots are an enormously successful franchise. They are extremely well run. There is no arguing this. Evidence for this is abundant, which is why there is no need to stretch to find additional evidence where none exists. Yet...

NY Jets: Splendid Isolation
February 18th, 2017 at 1:52 PM
***PHOTO1*** David Maxwell/Getty Images Fifty years ago this autumn New York Jets quarterback Joe Namath passed for 4007 yards. Today that number sounds pedestrian.  Fifty years ago it was revolutionary. 4007 yards was a new single season passing record in 1967.  The previous record had been set...

New York Jets Fans Believe the Apocalypse Will Happen Before a Super Bowl Win
February 7th, 2016 at 11:44 AM
In a new fan poll, New York Jets fans believe the end of the world will occur before the Jets reach and win the Super Bowl. Talk about having a lack of confidence. The Jets have not been to the big game in 47 years, which is longer than the...

Curtis Martin on New York Jets’ Super Bowl Chances: “They’re Very Close”
February 5th, 2016 at 7:55 AM
Curtis Martin, the former New York Jets RB and Pro Football Hall of Famer, likes the current Jets club and believes they are "very close" to getting the Super Bowl. The Jets finished 10-6 in 2015 and missed the playoffs via tiebreakers. Martin likens their chances to those of the...

New York Jets Owner Woody Johnson Won’t Be Satisfied Until His Team Wins the Super Bowl
January 31st, 2016 at 11:55 AM
The New York Jets made a dramatic turnaround under the first-year general manager-head coach duo of Mike Maccagnan and Todd Bowles, going from 4-12 in 2014 to 10-6 in 2015. Owner Woody Johnson, taking a more hands-off approach than in the past, has welcomed the success, but won't stop to...