New York Sports Stars Who Retired EarlyFerguson follows in the footsteps of these star athletes who played in New York and retired when they were 32 or younger.
Jared Max: Determination Drove Chrebet Places No One Thought PossibleLooking at an autographed box of “Chrebet Crunch” cereal on display in my office, I am aware that his story should serve as inspiration to anybody who believes in himself.
Wayne Chrebet, Leon Hess Inducted Into Jets' Ring Of Honor"To see all the No. 80 jerseys," a choked-up Chrebet said, "I can't tell you what it means to me."
Wayne Chrebet, Being Inducted Into Jets' Ring Of Honor, Thankful For Good Days After ConcussionsChrebet, from Garfield, New Jersey, was undrafted out of Hofstra in 1995, but got a tryout with the Jets. He went from 11th on the depth chart to making the team, going on to a terrific 11-year career.
Keyshawn Johnson Calls Boomer Esiason 'Trash’ After WFAN Host Questions His Heart"You take Wayne Chrebet's heart out of him and put it into Keyshawn Johnson, you got Jerry Rice. That's basically what you have."
Leon Hess, Wayne Chrebet To Be Inducted Into Jets' Ring Of HonorA fan favorite, Chrebet played with Gang Green until 2005 and finished second in franchise history with 580 receptions.
Ex-Jets WR Wayne Chrebet Accused Of Labor Violations At L.I. RestaurantThe civil complaint alleges that Chrebet paid less than minimum wage and failed to pay overtime at his Social Sports Kitchen in Uniondale, N.Y.
Lichtenstein: A Jets Fan's Cruel Curse Of Hoping, Wanting, BelievingWith the Jets, I have to deal with schizophrenia. Keep expectations low. Don’t invest your passion this year. It has never been as easy as it sounds.
B&C Morning Show: Wayne Chrebet Vs. Keyshawn Johnson -- Who You Got?
Schwartz: Oh Brother! Jets Vs. Giants PreviewIn the case of the Jets and Giants, it’s a little more than just a sibling rivalry. It’s about history, success and the constant bickering between fans of Gang Green and Big Blue.
10 Years Later, Ex-Jets Testaverde, Chrebet Reflect On 9/11The image on the television screen is still vividly etched in Vinny Testaverde's mind. The former Jets quarterback was in the trainer's room on Sept. 11, 2001, and had trouble making sense of the gaping, smoke-spewing hole in one of the Twin Towers.
Jets Honor 2000 'Monday Night Miracle' Team The New York Jets celebrated the 10-year anniversary of the team that pulled off the "Monday Night Miracle" against the Miami Dolphins 10 years ago.
Players Move On After Hofstra Dumps FootballFormer Hofstra co-captain Luke Bonus lives in a house just a short walk from the stadium where he played college football. It's bittersweet, or sometimes, just plain bitter.