Originally posted on Turn On The Jets  |  Last updated 8/22/13
Cole Patterson continues his New York Jets Therapy Session series. Make sure to check for these every Thursday and to give him a follow on Twitter.  Diagnosis: It seems that the New York Jets defense is having trouble getting out of bed in the morning. The defense is dragging its heels, losing races to snails, and pacing themselves to continental drift. Lethargy is a condition in which the patient experiences drowsiness, listlessness, sluggishness, and inactivity. These symptoms appear to describe the state of the Jets 2012 defense, a unit weighed down by the fossilized remains of Bryan Thomas, Bart Scott, Sione Pouha, and Calvin Pace. Though 3/4ths of the problem players have been replaced with speedier options – in Demario Davis, Antwan Barnes, Kenrick Ellis and (to some degree) Quinton Coples – the turbo charged 2013 defense looked a lot like the 2012 horse-drawn-carriage unit when faced with the ever-intimidating, Blaine Gabbert led hurry up offense. Symptoms: - Prolonged drive...
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