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NFL Owner Woody Johnson Tapped As U.K. Ambassador

The Huffington Post | Mary S Papenfuss | Posted 01.19.2017 | Home

Billionaire New York Jets owner Robert “Woody” Johnson will be America’s next ambassador to Britain. President-elect Donald Trump made the annou...

Will the NY Jets Fly Again?

Aristotle Tziampiris | Posted 02.28.2015 | Home
Aristotle Tziampiris

This was a Rich Kotite type of a season, punctuated by mistakes, turnovers, missed opportunities and, above all, losses. Will the Jets fly again? There is some reason for hope, but a lot of patience will be required first.

Why John Idzik Should Still Be Fired

Aristotle Tziampiris | Posted 01.13.2015 | Home
Aristotle Tziampiris

The collective, will, wisdom and "ownership" of the Jets nation has now clearly spoken. It is yelling: "Fire John Idzik." Woody Johnson, hope you are listening.

Jets Fans Get Creative In Calling For GM's Firing

The Huffington Post | Kyle Franco | Posted 11.05.2014 | Home

Many fans of the 1-8 New York Jets want general manager John Idzik fired, and they are coming up with very creative ways to make that message known. ...

Mike Francesa Rips Jets GM To Shreds In Long Rant

The Huffington Post | Kyle Franco | Posted 10.28.2014 | Home

The New York Jets fell to 1-7 after another inept performance on Sunday, and WFAN's Mike Francesa is not happy about it. Francesa took exception to Je...

The End of New York Jets Era

Aristotle Tziampiris | Posted 12.27.2014 | Home
Aristotle Tziampiris

The Rex Ryan era ended this Sunday after the miserable 43-23 loss to the Buffalo Bills at Met Life Stadium. Whether the once brash, Super-Bowl pledging, "ain't here to kiss Bill Belichick's rings" coach is put out of his misery now or at season's end ultimately make little difference.

Why the NY Jets Are Not a Circus

Aristotle Tziampiris | Posted 09.28.2014 | Home
Aristotle Tziampiris

As the NFL pre-season is about to commence, one thing is inevitable: the national and local media will be unable to resist the temptation of calling the Jets a circus. There's one problem with this stereotype: It has nothing to do with reality.

The Return of Rex Ryan (Orson Welles Redux?)

Aristotle Tziampiris | Posted 02.27.2014 | Home
Aristotle Tziampiris

The die is cast. Rex Ryan will remain the coach of the New York Jets. Owner Woody Johnson made the right call. After all, this was a team that traded ...

Are the NY Jets Good for Our Health?

Rob Taub | Posted 01.23.2014 | Home
Rob Taub

The Jets are a corrective to the spoiled brat, indulgent, I want it all now, mentality that is way too prevalent in our age. The Jets teach patience, perseverance and how to grapple with disappointment.

Woody Rules

Aristotle Tziampiris | Posted 10.01.2013 | Home
Aristotle Tziampiris

If the leadership lessons of Woody Johnson can help fix them same ol' Jets, one can only imagine what they could have done for the economy.

Jordan Schultz

Joe Namath On Jets Owner: Their Relationship Is 'Not Sour, It's Civil' | Jordan Schultz | Posted 05.30.2013 | Home

Joe Namath was one of football's first marquee stars, best known for his New York Jets' 1969 win over the heavily favored Baltimore Colts in Super Bow...

Football, Food and Fun in Nashville

Rob Taub | Posted 02.18.2013 | Home
Rob Taub

On Sunday's flight to Nashville I sat across from Jets fan Jeff Cohen, who has held season tickets since 1976 and will attend all 16 games (home and a...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 03.21.2012 | New York
Len Berman

Can Baltimore pressure Tom Brady? If not, game over. And in the NFC, which defense pressures which quarterback more?

Woody Johnson Seeks Redemption For Himself, Jets

New York Magazine | Adam Sternbergh | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

"I hate the Jets," says Tom Brady. This makes Woody Johnson smile. No one--let alone Brady, the dimple-chinned, model-marrying, Super Bowl--ring--col...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

You don't see this every day: Seattle Mariners pitcher Cliff Lee got ejected from an exhibition game for throwing pitches at Arizona catcher Chris Snyder.

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

NASCAR, in an effort to bring back the sizzle, is relaxing its rules. NASCAR president Mike Helton said, "If you ain't rubbing, you ain't racing." Words to live by.

Tila Tequila on Casey Johnson's Death: Love Means Never Having To Tweet "R.I.P.!"

Disgrasian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Johnson & Johnson heiress Casey Johnson was reported dead at age 30 yesterday, a news story that gained traction because the socialite had recently ca...

The NYGMen Podcast: The Jets - Unfortunately the Better 2009 New York Football Team

Dan Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Dan Weiner

In the first episode of The NYGMen Podcast post-2009 NFL regular season, we discuss the Jets, Eric Mangini, Bill Belichick and his disciples, and the death of Casey Johnson.

Casey Johnson, Johnson & Johnson Heiress ARRESTED For Grand Theft, Allegedly Used Reality Star's Vibrator | Emily Smith and Andy Soltis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Casey Johnson, the troubled heiress to the Johnson & Johnson fortune, is under arrest for grand theft after she allegedly stole dozens of pieces of cl...