I’ve been asked by a handful of people over the last few weeks as to why I am yet to write an article regarding the New York Jets’ strikingly unorthodox off season. I don’t really have an answer to that aside from the fact that writing said article would inherently mean that I must seriously attempt to understand a collection of moves that have befuddled many New Yorkers and NFL fans across the country. Do I include myself among the perplexed? Well… uh… I am confused – that I know for certain. Any other feelings I hope to resolve by the time I sign off.
In looking at the Jets’ offseason, the most relevant developments surround the quarterback position. But, before I get into that, let’s look at some of the things the Jets have done well since their cross-hallway rivals took home the Lombardi Trophy.