Originally posted on Turn On The Jets  |  Last updated 6/10/13
Turn On The Jets is happy to welcome Mike O’Connor to our staff for the 2013 season. Make sure to give Mike a follow on Twitter. Always stay tuned for information on our Podcast which is launching this week and will have Mike as a co-host alongside Joe Caporoso. John Idzik has certainly made a splash with Jet fans this offseason, but few remember how he kicked off his tenure with his first transaction. Well, that would take us back to January 23rd of 2013, when John Idzik brought in wide receiver Vidal Hazelton and signed him to a reserve/future contract. Fans cringed when they discovered that Hazelton had ties with Mark Sanchez in his past, adding him to an unflattering list of former and current Jets – Patrick Turner, Scotty McKnight and Konrad Reuland. Mike Tannenbaum executed this tactic to little success throughout his time with the Jets.  However, the depressing presence of Tannenbaum doesn’t have to linger. Hazelton is a very intriguing case, unlike the other three who have simply
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