You know, Panthers head coach played on the fabled 1985 Bears defense. His defensive coordinator was Buddy Ryan, the father of Jets head coach Rex Ryan.
You know, Ted Ginn, Jr. played in the AFC East with the Miami Dolphins from 2007 to 2009. He knows a thing or two about playing against the Jets. In fact, he once returned two kickoffs for a touchdown against the Jets in one game.
You know, Jets offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg and Panthers defensive coordinator Sean McDermott used to work together. They were the coordinators of the Philadelphia Eagles under Andy Reid from 2009 to 2010.
You know, Panthers tight end Ben Hartsock played with the Jets from 2009 to 2010.
You know, Chris Ivory played in the NFC South with the New Orleans Saints from 2010 to 2012. He knows a thing or two about playing against the Panthers.
You know, this game is a homecoming for Quinton Coples.