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2015 is slated to be a huge year for the New York Jets and more so than ever as a UK fan. The arrival of the Green and White at Wembley Stadium in October will hopefully bring a raft of new fans; ones eager to see the line up put together by Mike Maccagnan and Todd Bowles running out on our hallowed turf. Whether you believe it or not, there already exists, across the UK and wider Europe, a passionate and well informed Jets fan base keen to have their voices heard. As two fans matching that description, this column will portray an insight into the views of the UK fan base on both wider Jets and international specific content. Continue reading
2015 New York Jets first round selection Leonard Williams was one of the more prolific players on the college football platform in 2014. Few expected him to be available past the top five picks, as he is regarded as a game changing defender who can step in the trenches instantly.
So what makes Williams so good? Where does he win? Does it all translate to the NFL, where offensive linemen will be longer, faster, and more athletic? Let’s take a look at the National University Holiday Bowl, the last game of Williams’ college career…
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