Jets CEO backs coach Bowles, GM Maccagnan, denies tanking in progress
All the nasty talk about the Jets tanking rankles the team’s new CEO.
Christopher Johnson told reporters Wednesday that 0-2 Gang Green is “definitely not tanking.”
“I want to win every game. Every player in that locker room wants to win. What you’re seeing are growing pains,” Johnson said, per NFL.com. “I mean, these are young guys. There are some older guys on the team and some of them are doing an extraordinary job. But I think you’re going to see this team get better and better and better.”
Further, Johnson said, coach Todd Bowles and general manager Mike Maccagnan will be evaluated on the amount of progress made rather than on the team’s record. Johnson told reporters he will make the call on both men.
Browns coach Hue Jackson said Kizer’s poor outing had “nothing to do with the migraine at all.”
Kizer, who will start next weekend’s game against the Colts, said he started to experience vision problems after throwing a pass over the middle to receiver Rashard Higgins. The migraine was not as serious as ones he’s experienced in the past, with numbness in his limbs or face. Kizer said migraine symptoms are similar to those of a concussion.
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