God bless Jets fans. Their dreams are as limited, to paraphrase Rod Serling, as their imaginations. They’ve developed this subconscious membrane that shields them from reality. It’s a defense mechanism, no doubt, to protect you from the decades of decay since Joe Namath.
Free-agent frenzy? How about insanity. Baseball and football are in the same breath, in the same sentence, this week.
Steve Somers opened up a Tuesday schmooze talking a little football! How about that, with the moving and the shaking all over the league during this chaotic free-agent frenzy period.
Here we go. Football is back — with a vengeance. There are about 1,000 veterans, draft picks and undrafted rookies that need to be signed by the Jets, Giants and 30 other NFL clubs.
If “futbol” is the beautiful game, football NFL style could be the ugly stepchild this summer. And maybe into the fall.