Tagged: ‘Woody Johnson’

Senator jokes that President Trump should nominate Tom Brady for ambassadorship
July 22nd, 2017 at 6:16 PM
***PHOTO1*** Nice try, Senator. Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) has never been shy about pledging his allegence to the Miami Dolphins. He's been a steadfast Dolphins fan his entire life. That much came to the forefront during a recent hearing to confirm President Donald Trump's nomination of...

Trump nominates Jets owner Woody Johnson as ambassador to UK
June 22nd, 2017 at 11:40 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Jets haven't made the playoffs since 2010, but owner Woody Johnson is in line for a promotion. On Thursday, the White House announced President Donald Trump's official nomination for Johnson as U.S. Ambassador to Great Britain (five months after his unofficial nomination). If the Senate confirms Johnson's...

New York Jets must be prepared to spend BIG on offense next offseason
June 13th, 2017 at 2:48 PM
***PHOTO1*** The more and more I think about it, the less and less I like the release of Eric Decker. This was an accomplished veteran receiver with a good locker room presence. Perhaps most importantly (and undoubtedly one of the reasons why the Jets let him go), Decker was the...

New York Jets: Can anybody drive a tank?
June 9th, 2017 at 5:52 PM
***PHOTO1*** Even though general manager Mike Maccagnan didn't use the exact phrase "tanking", that is undoubtedly the New York Jets gameplan for 2017. The Jets announced they will part ways with two of their team leaders and best veteran players in Eric Decker and David Harris this week. Many people...

Sports & Politics Intersect: Hank Williams Jr. has been a long time gone
June 9th, 2017 at 12:21 AM
***PHOTO1*** Front Five: The top stories that shaped both sports & politics this week Yardbarker Illustration/Elsa/Getty Images "Are you ready for some football?" - Hank Williams Jr.  ESPN announced the return of Hank Williams Jr. to the Monday Night Football broadcast after cutting his opening song six years ago in response to...