EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — What would be sweeter than beating the Jets today?America's Team? Give me a break. What Shank's doing is obvious - if the Patriots win, he can pat himself on the back. If they lose (or tie), he can continue shitting on them for another week. Disingenuous to the extreme.
The Jets have it coming. They’ve been talking trash for months, and now the larger forces are coming back to bite them in the glutes.
New England won eight of the last nine games it played against the Jets in Giants Stadium. Most of those games were played in the glare of massive media hype — back in the days when neutral fans rooted for the Jets to beat the blue meanies from New England.
Not now. Against the Jets today, the Patriots are America’s Team.
Sunday, September 19, 2010
Hype Not Believed
Shank goes out on a limb today: