A Story for the Fans from
Today there are many ways to keep updated on your favorite sports
team. Between the teams beat writers and the AP journalists you can
read or view the same story written by 25 different newspapers or
news broadcasts. You can change the channel with your remote and pass
many sports channels. Click your mouse and you have thousands
of websites dedicated to teams. Fans have been getting
information about their favorite teams since the beginning of
sports. A reporter submits what he sees and hears, he reports the
facts. Even sports talk radio shows turn into a one
way conversation. The only time a fan is heard is when they are cheering
or booing, but that is all going to change now. What we want is to
hear from you, the fans.
are embarking in a labor of love and want to hear your NY J-E-T-S
stories. We are looking for the passionate, the loyal, and the
veterans who saw Namath make the guarantee or the rookies who have
been following the team since the "YOU PLAY TO WIN THE GAME" speech.
The draft junkies, the tailgate chefs, the road game travelers and everyone in between, you
know who you are.
of us have a story to tell and we want yours. Please submit
your good, your bad & the unusual memories you have had with this
team. Tell us about your passion as a NY Jets fan. This is not
going to be a cookie cutter message board that just pops up all
along the internet. This is the chance to
have your story read or heard by your fellow fans.
want to make sure that the true fans' stories never go away and this
is our way of preserving them, but it also serves as therapy for all
Stories chosen may be used for a future compilation to be published.
Please click on the
Story of the Week link to find out how your
story can be told.
As you will be sending us your stories we will be documenting our journey with this team throughout the season with blogging and video. We will be interviewing fans
in the parking lots before and after games, so look for us at the next home game. We will review the games and our
game day activities as well as look ahead to the upcoming games on the schedule.