Lambasting the fans of football in our neck of the woods is usually Brandon Jacobs' territory, but one of the Jets is now hopping on the bandwagon.
Jim Leonhard went on WFAN Tuesday and gave Jets fans who booed Mark Sanchez during pregame introductions a bit of a roasting for voicing their discontent. Leonhard said he wished the team got more of a benefit of the doubt from the crowd than they got on Sunday.
"As players, you kind of turn to each other and say, 'You know what? I guess we're in this one today by ourselves. We can't rely on the crowd to give us that energy because it's already started off on a bad note.' So I will say that this past weekend was really the first time that I've been kind of frustrated going into a game, which is bad."
That is bad, but let's not get so overwrought about a few boobirds. Leonhard and the rest of the Jets have been around long enough that it will take exactly one big play for the crowd to come to life in support of the team.
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