Tales from the New York Jets Sideline: A Collection of the Greatest Jets Stories Ever Told (Tales from the Team) (Hardcover)

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J! E! T! S! Jets! Jets! Jets! From Joe Namath and Jets greatest victory in Super Bowl III to the maddening, entertaining, bumbling Jets that have become a way of life for fans, here is the history of the New York Jets.

For over 55 seasons, the New York Jets have not enjoyed large doses of pride and glory. Yes, Joe Namath led them to a stunning Super Bowl III upset victory in 1968. But since then, the Jets have gone back and forth between maddening and entertaining, bumbling and embarrassing, and constantly teasing their fierce fan base. At this point, rather sadistically, the rollercoaster of rooting for the Jets has become a way of life.

In Tales from the New York Jets Sideline, author Mark Cannizzaro brings his readers on a journey. Readers and author travel through Cannizzaro’s eyes and the eyes of the subjects he has covered, throughout the maze of musings, controversial coincidences, and the occasional brilliance that the Jets have displayed during the years the author has followed the franchise.

This includes their consecutive AFC Championship Game losses in 2009 and 2010 and the following struggles, adding to the former angst and teases Jets fans have felt since Joe Willie’s memorable triumph.

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About the Author

Mark Cannizzaro graduated from Ithaca College in 1983 and has been covering professional sports ever since. In 1993, he began covering the New York Jets for the New York Post. When he’s not busy covering the men in green, he splits his time between Highlands, New Jersey, and New York City.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781613219591
ISBN-10: 1613219598
Publisher: Sports Publishing
Publication Date: September 13th, 2016
Pages: 244
Language: English
Series: Tales from the Team