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Former Jets DL Dennis Byrd Killed in Car Accident in Claremore, Oklahoma

It’s a tragic day for Jets fans, as former lineman Dennis Byrd, best remembered for coming back from a serious spinal injury, has died following a car accident in Oklahoma. Here’s the details from Pro Football Talk: Dennis Byrd, a former Jets defensive lineman best known for battling back from a serious spinal injury and […]

Byrd Will Be Honorary Captain for Jets Sunday in Pittsburgh

The Jets will once again honor Dennis Byrd Sunday when they take on the Steelers in the AFC Title Game Sunday in Pittsburgh. Byrd will walk with the Jets players as their honorary captain for the coin toss before the AFC championship game against the Steelers in Pittsburgh on Sunday night. The former Jets defensive […]