Found September 17, 2013 on Jocks and Stiletto Jill:
I had the opportunity to check out the kick off of the NFL season with Pepsi in their suite at Met Life Stadium to watch the New York Jets face off against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The start to the 2013 season is also the kick off of Pepsi’s “Are you Fan Enough” campaign. Thinking about the question, “Are you fan enough” made me think about what I consider some of the traits are of a die hard fan. My next thought, who are some fans that might get overlooked, the ultimate under appreciated fan in my book, “The Cheerleader.” Think about it, these ladies hit the practice field weekly, are at the stadium bright and early on game day AND they wear those skimpy little outfits, even on brisk days! That is what I call dedication! I caught a glimpse of how hard the Jets “Flight Crew” works when they hit the field early Sunday morning to rehearse before the game.   The Pepsi suite was pretty much EVERYTHING! Loaded with Pepsi, great food, plush couches and TV’s to watch the Jets action up c...

New York Jets Should Trade Kyle Wilson

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Mark Sanchez posts photo of himself receiving acupuncture on shoulder (pic)

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New York Jets: Quarterback battle still unsettled?

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Jets cut P Malone, sign Quigley

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Jets worked out Darrell Green’s son today Jared

Today the New York Jets worked out former Southern Football standout Jared Green.  Green was blown away by the facility and staff and seemed extremely happy to have a work out.  Green is super fast, and is the son of former lockdown corner Darrell Green. Jared Green ‏@JaredGreenTheWR3s Had a good workout with the New York […]

TOJ – New York Jets Running Back Grade Sheet (Week 2)

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Jets’ Quinton Coples returns to practice

Darin Gantt of NBCSports reports that New York Jets linebacker, Quinton Coples, is back at Jets’ practice.  This is great news for the Jets and bad news for the rest of the NFL.  Coples will join a Jets' defense that is already rank third in the league with only 241 yards allowed per game.Sidelined since the preseason with a hairline fracture in his ankle, Coples can only...

Same Old Jets ?

The New York Jets had a short week when they travelled to Foxboro on Thursday to take on their …The post Same Old Jets ? appeared first on On Her Game.

Richardson tells Manuel Jets 'are after him'

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Aqib Talib Says Nick Mangold ‘Dove a Little Early,’ But Doesn’t Think Hit Was Dirty

Like pretty much every other Jets-Patriots game in the Bill Belichick era, the Week 2 matchup at Gillette Stadium featured some fireworks. Toward the end of the Pats’ win, cornerback Aqib Talib – who had just intercepted a Geno Smith pass – was hit near the sideline by Jets center Nick Mangold. The low, somewhat-late hit sparked a nice little shoving match between the...

Aqib Talib says Nick Mangold's hit wasn't dirty

BY NICK ST. DENISWell, this should settle it. Maybe.A scuffle broke out between the New York Jets and New England Patriots last Thursday night after Jets center Nick Mangold attempted to knock Patriots cornerback Aqib Talib out of bounds following Talib's game-sealing interception.Mangold dove at Talib and ended up rolling into Talib's ankles after Talib did a last-second...

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