Ask any Jet fan what it is like to be a Jet fan. They will probably utter the something to effect of “Oh, the pain!” as Joe Beningo of Daily News Live does several time a year. The fact that the Jets have not lived up to the hype thus far this season is nothing new around these parts. It’s been happening for over four decades. They are even at odds with the kingly Joe Namath these days.
The Giants have ignored the public’s criticism and gone on about their business. That’s what they’ve always done. Sure, they disappoint their fans on occasion, but not like this Jet team is poised to do in 2011….
from George Willis of the New York Post:
Rex Ryan has been big on making predictions since he arrived into town, predicting the Jets would win the Super Bowl and predicting his team would turn New York green. Remember this from his book:
“When people ask me what it’s like to share New York with the Giants, my response is always, I am not sharing it with them — they’re sharing it with me. I ...