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Posts Tagged ‘Joe Namath’

Jets HOF QB Namath Says Sorry to Geno Smith Over Knee Injury Comment

Jets quarterback legend Joe Namath apologized Tuesday for ripping Geno Smith after the quarterback sustained a knee injury in Sunday’s win over the Ravens, Darryl Slater of the Newark Star-Ledger reports. Here is Namath’s apology on Twitter: “@GenoSmith7 My bad Geno. In the dark ages we players had the say. I hope you heal and […]

PETA Slams Joe Namath For His Super Bowl Fur

Leave it to PETA to work their way into chatter about the Super Bowl. The company famous for it’s tirades about animals and those that wear and eat them has spoken out yet again, this time against Hall of Fame and former Jets QB Joe Namath. You may recall Sunday night seeing Namath walking the […]

Jets HOF QB Joe Namath Says He Has Brain Damage From Concussions

Former Jets all-time great QB Joe Namath is the latest former NFL player who has admitted the concussions he suffered during his career have had negative, long-lasting effects, John DeMarzo of the New York Post reports. Namath, famous for guaranteeing the Jets’ Super Bowl victory in 1969 and then going out and backing up his […]

Jets Watch As Former Coach Goes To Super Bowl

The New York Jets are very familiar with Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll. If you remember from 1990, Carroll served as the Jets’ defensive coordinator for four seasons before being promoted to head coach in 1994. Carroll led the Jets to a 6-5 start before his defense played victim in Dan Marino’s famous fake […]

Top Five New York Jets Players of All-Time

  Even though the New York Jets have just recently moved into the new MetLife Stadium, the team has had a history of more than half a century’s worth of great players and teams.  The Jets have made the playoffs 14 times in their history, along with four division championships and one Super Bowl victory […]

Namath Rips the Jets Again; Says Holmes Shouldn’t Have Spoken

Former Jets QB and Hall of Famer Joe Namath took aim at the Jets again yesterday, but this time he ripped Santonio Holmes, general manager Mike Tannenbaum and the offensive line instead of coach Rex Ryan. Holmes said Sunday: “It starts up front with the big guys. They’ve got to do a better job of […]

Namath Says Burress Will Be “Lucky” to Make it Through Season

Broadway Joe Namath has been watching Plaxico Burress for several years, and in him he sees a wide receiver that reminds him a lot of Braylon Edwards — and that’s not a flattering comparison coming from Namath. The Jets Hall of Fame QB was occasionally critical of Edwards during his two seasons with the Jets. […]

Namath and Martin Among Those to be in the Jets First Ring of Honor

Joe Namath and Curtis Martin are among six Jets greats in the first class of the team’s Ring of Honor at its new stadium. Weeb Ewbank, Winston Hill, Joe Klecko and Don Maynard will also be enshrined Aug. 16 at halftime of the first game at the New Meadowlands Stadium, the preseason opener between the […]