Episode 176 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason interviews former New York Jet starting Center John Schmitt on the 1968 Championship season (part 3).
We continue our look back at the only season in Jets history that culminated in a Superbowl victory with some more incredible stories from John and a thorough dissection of game #3 against Buffalo and game #4 against San Diego, and game #5 against Denver.
John talks about Joe Namath the wild gunslinger, the special relationship between Namath and Coach Weeb Ewbank, the friendly rivalry of Namath and Gerry Philbin, why George Sauer was so underrated, the quality of the team’s defense, Emerson Boozer before and after knee surgery, why he liked run blocking much better than pass blocking, and more!Play Like A Jet is part of the Turn On The Jets Digital Podcast network……..