Just to add to the hype, the Jets now have to beat the Sports Illustrated cover jinx. The magazine's NFL preview issue hit newsstands today, and Mark Sanchez is the cover boy.
The magazine likes the Jets to take the AFC East. Ben Reiter previews the Jets:
The Jets are a brash and entertaining mishmash of highly skilled specialists brought together in the hope that they will collectively achieve that greatest of NFL heists: making off with the Super Bowl trophy, which the franchise hasn’t won in 42 years.