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VOTE: 1010 WINS Sports Goat Of The Year

Each week, 1010 WINS sports director Marc Ernay nominates the most inept figures in sports. Now it’s time to vote on the worst of the worst.

12/23/2014

Houston Texans general manager Charley Casserly speaks to the media after the Texans selected Mario Williams first overall in the 2006 NFL Draft on April 29, 2006. (Photo by Bill Baptist/Getty Images)

Report: Jets Lining Up Longtime NFL Executive Casserly As A Consultant

Is total regime change on the horizon? It’s starting to look like it.

12/22/2014

Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. makes a one-handed touchdown catch in the second quarter against the Dallas Cowboys at MetLife Stadium on November 23, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

WATCH: From Football To Fútbol, Presenting The Plays Of The Year

Some of them won the game, some of them saved the game and others made for some very impressive eye candy.

12/22/2014

Head coach Rex Ryan of the New York Jets walks off the field after losing to the New England Patriots 17-16 at MetLife Stadium on Dec. 21, 2014. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Keidel: Jets Never Admit They Are What Their Record Says They Are

This isn’t just about Fan Guy or the Jets’ current plunge down the rungs of relevance. This isn’t even about the gritty game they played Sunday. It’s about the zero sum reality of pro football and the Jets’ unwillingness to abide by it.

12/22/2014

Tight end Rob Gronkowski #87 of the New England Patriots catches a touchdown in the second quarter as free safety Calvin Pryor #25 of the New York Jets defends during a game at MetLife Stadium on December 21, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Calvin Pryor: Jets Are ‘The Best 3-12 Team In The History Of Football’

“You can cut it and slice it how you want to. I think we’re — what are we, 3-12? — I think we’re the best 3-12 team in the history of football. No doubt about it.”

12/22/2014

Tony Romo #9 of the Dallas Cowboys walks off the field after the Cowboys beat the Colts 42-7 at AT&T Stadium on December 21, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

NFL Roundup: Seahawks, Packers, Cowboys, Steelers In Playoffs

Meanwhile, the Bengals (9-4-1) host the Broncos (11-3) on Monday night. Denver already owns a playoff spot, but trails New England for the AFC’s top slot.

12/22/2014

(Credit, Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Team Grades: Jets Come Up Just Short Against Pats As Disappointing Season Winds Down

A disappointing season for the New York Jets is winding down, and there was almost a victory over the New England Patriots to help round it out. Unfortunately, coming up “just short” is the way to describe a lot of things this year.

12/22/2014

New York Jets center Nick Mangold wears an NYPD hat prior to a game against the New England Patriots at MetLife Stadium on December 21, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Jets, Giants Speak Out After Murder Of NYPD Officers

Sheldon Richardson, the Jets defensive lineman who has been critical of law enforcement in the past, spoke Sunday in support of slain officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu.

12/22/2014

Rex Ryan meets head coach Bill Belichick of the New England Patriots at MetLife Stadium on December 21, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The Patriots defeated the Jets 17-16. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

On ‘Fire Idzik’ Day, A Familiar Outcome For Rex’s Jets

This latest loss to rival New England certainly didn’t make the Jets’ faithful — or coach Rex Ryan and GM John Idzik — feel any better about their situation.

12/22/2014

New York Jets center Nick Mangold wears an NYPD hat prior to a game against the New England Patriots at MetLife Stadium on December 21, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Jets’ Mangold Wears NYPD Cap In Tribute To Slain Officers

He kept the hat on in the tunnel before introductions and held it over his heart during the national anthem. The Jets also held a moment of silence.

12/21/2014

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 21: Running back Jonas Gray #35 of the New England Patriots spikes the ball after scoring a touchdown in the fourth quarter against the New York Jets during a game at MetLife Stadium on December 21, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Jets Fall Just Short 17-16, As Pats Clinch 1st-Round Playoff Bye

Jonas Gray scored the go-ahead touchdown on a 1-yard run early in the fourth quarter after the Patriots intercepted Geno Smith, and New England clinched a first-round playoff bye with a 17-16 victory.

12/21/2014

Rex Ryan and Bill Belichick  (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Jets’ Rex Looking To Stick It To Pats For Perhaps Final Time

New York ranks 30th in points per game (16.4), which is a big reason why Rex Ryan could be coaching his last game in the Patriots-Jets series.

12/21/2014

Wide receiver Jeff Mahel #88 of the Philadelphia Eagles catches a pass with safety Rontez Miles #45 of the New York Jets defending on the play in the preseason game on August 28, 2014 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Evan Habeeb/Getty Images)

Jets Safety Rontez Miles Undergoes Emergency Surgery On Right Leg

Rontez Miles’ season debut for the New York Jets never made it to game day.

12/19/2014

(Credit, Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

New York Jets Injury Report: Wilkerson Questionable, Harvin Probable

Wilkerson and Harvin could provide the Jets with a big lift on Sunday versus the New England Patriots.

12/19/2014

Sheldon Richardson (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Sheldon Richardson: I’m As Good As Any Defensive Lineman In The NFL

“You name it, I’ll put myself up there. I’m not scared to say it. You don’t get to this point not being confident. If somebody calls me cocky, oh well, they’ll get over it.”

12/19/2014

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