Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Joe Namath

Joe Namath was my favorite Quarterback growing up …so much so I wore his jersey in the same package that came with shoulder pands, pants and a a jets helmet. He is the only athlete whose jersey I actually bought and wore. I played quarterback because I wanted to imitate Joe Namath. He was smoothContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Joe Namath”

Old School Tuesday: Joe Namath

In his time Elvis Pressley, the Beatles, Muhummad Ali and Joe Namath were larger than life. They were everwhere. Namath was on tv in the movies on tv shows did commericals and oh by the way he was a great football player. He was the central reason for the NFL- AFL merger back in 1970.Continue reading “Old School Tuesday: Joe Namath”

Old School Tuesday: Joe Namath the standard Jet QB’s are measured by

In light of the Jets impressive victory against the Atlanta Falcons, we bring you the quarterback that all Jet QB’s are measured against, the one and only …Joe Namath. The parade of QBs to come after Namath has been long and at times frustrating. Richard Todd, Matt Robinson, Ken OBrien, Pat Ryan, Browning Nagle, ‎BoomerContinue reading “Old School Tuesday: Joe Namath the standard Jet QB’s are measured by”