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Calvin Pace #97 of the New York Jets watches the last few minutes of the game against the Buffalo Bills at Ford Field on November 24 , 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Pace On Fans Hoping Jets Lose: ‘One Draft Pick Isn’t Going To Change Things’

Many Jets fans want the team to lose the rest of its games so that it can select one of the two stud quarterbacks in next year’s draft. And while that could very well happen, veteran linebacker Calvin Pace doesn’t buy the logic.

12/11/2014

Offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg (L) and head coach Rex Ryan (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Jets Strongly Refute Bombshell Report Citing Franchise’s ‘Toxic’ Culture

Stories about dissension in the ranks when a team is enduring a terrible season are nothing new. But when it comes to the Jets, they are usually too juicy to sweep under the rug.

12/05/2014

Jets quarterback Michael Vick scrambles against the Buffalo Bills at MetLife Stadium on October 26, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Jets’ Rex On Bills Rematch: We’re ‘Zillion Ways’ Better

Forget that 43-23 loss to Buffalo four weeks ago. This Jets team, Rex Ryan insists, is nothing like that one.

11/21/2014

Jets safety Dawan Landry celebrates against the Steelers at MetLife Stadium on November 9, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Rex, Jets Head Into Bye On High Note After Stunning Steelers

The bravado was back, even if just for one happy postgame press conference. “For people that count this football team out, you do so at your own risk, at your own peril,” Ryan Ryan said Sunday.

11/10/2014

Shane Vereen of the New England Patriots carries the ball during the second quarter against the New York Jets at Gillette Stadium on October 16, 2014 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Jets’ Ryan After Heartbreaker In New England: ‘We’ve Been Snakebitten’

The Jets suffered their sixth straight loss, the longest streak in Rex Ryan’s six seasons as coach, after taking a 19-17 lead with just under 9 minutes left in the third quarter.

10/17/2014

Calvin Pace (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Jets’ Pace Sounds Off On NFL Schedule, Thursday Night Games

Calvin Pace wondered aloud Tuesday about how the Jets could somehow get the quarterback-dominant Packers, Bears, Lions, Chargers, Broncos and Patriots in a row.

10/15/2014

Wayne Gretzky (Credit: Getty Images)

Ranking The Best Local Athletes In History By Jersey/Uniform Number: 99-90

Every week, we’ll rank the best players in local sports history by uniform/jersey number, in sets of 10. So with that said, let’s start from the top. Here are 99-90.

08/28/2014

Jets D-line coach Karl Dunbar instructs Anthony Grady at training camp as Sheldon Richardson, Mo Wilkerson and others look on. (Photo by Chris Lopresti/WFAN)

Calvin Pace On Jets’ Defense: ‘We’re The Best’ In NFL

The way the Jets are talking, you may want to start saving up for playoff tickets now. But Lombardi trophies aren’t won on the back pages.

07/28/2014

Defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson (L) and linebacker Calvin Pace (R) celebrate after sacking quarterback Josh Freeman of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the fourth quarter at MetLife Stadium on September 8, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The Jets defeated the Bucs 18-17. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Calvin Pace Returning To Jets’ ‘D’ On 2-Year Deal

The Jets have re-signed veteran linebacker Calvin Pace to a two-year deal, bringing back one of their sacks leaders from last season.

03/17/2014

Rex Ryan (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Jets Owner Woody Johnson Confirms Head Coach Rex Ryan Will Return In 2014

Following the Jets’ 20-7 victory over the Miami Dolphins, Jets owner Woody Johnson announced that head coach Rex Ryan will return in 2014.

12/29/2013

Rex Ryan (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Report: NFL Executive Believes Ryan Will Remain Jets Head Coach

According to an NFL executive, the Jets will likely opt to bring back Rex Ryan. Neither general manager John Idzik nor owner Woody Johnson have commented on the head coach’s job security.

12/28/2013

Rex Ryan (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Rex Ryan Isn’t Feeling The Heat At Jets’ Final Full Practice Of 2013 Season

If Rex Ryan knows what his future holds with the New York Jets, he’s not letting on. Ryan was loose and playful after the Jets’ final full practice Friday, appearing anything but a coach on the hot seat.

12/27/2013

Head coach Rex Ryan of the New York Jets meets brother Rob Ryan, defensive coordinator of the New Orleans Saints, after the Jets' 26-20 win at MetLife Stadium on November 3, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Rex Ryan Reaches Out To Brother Rob For Tips On How To Stop Cam Newton

The Jets coach said this week he’s talked at length to his brother Rob, defensive coordinator of the New Orleans Saints, about stopping Cam Newton and the Panthers.

12/14/2013

Geno Smith (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Smith Continues To Struggle, Is It Time For The Jets To Turn To Simms?

Rookie quarterback Geno Smith has struggled mightily lately, having completed 25 passes in his past three games. That’s 25 total — eight against New Orleans, eight at Buffalo and nine against Baltimore.

11/28/2013

Defensive end Sheldon Richardson and quarterback Geno Smith of the New York Jets celebrate their 26-20 win over the New Orleans Saints at MetLife Stadium on November 3, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Palladino: Jets Now Stamped As Real Playoff Contenders

The Jets graduated Sunday. They beat a good Saints team, led by a good quarterback in Drew Brees, 26-20, through timely offense and fantastic defense.

11/04/2013

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