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New York Jets Flight Connections 8/13/19

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NFL: AUG 08 Preseason - Jets at Giants Photo by Rich Graessle/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

Good morning, Jet fans! I hope you’re all having a great start to the day. There’s been a lot of discussion between fans and journalists alike regarding the rough practice held by the Jets yesterday, but I’m here to tell you all that worrying is for nothing. Football has always been a game of two sides. Regardless of whether you’re on the same team or not, the offense and the defense are always against each other, either in regular games or practice. If you’ve ever played football at any level, you will remember being told by coaches to give it all you have every snap. This is equally true in the NFL. Early in the season specifically, players will want to catch the attention of coaches, and tempers will flare because each player is doing everything they can to be the best. You can’t go “half speed” in practice (for injury and production reasons), and a bad practice from anyone who isn’t getting paid like a star will very likely lose their appeal to the coaching staff. Just because these guys are on the same team does not mean they are friends, in the same way that the average person who works at a company isn’t friends with everyone in the building. No, they are not here to actually hurt each other, but injuries happen regardless. One rough practice does not equal the end of the world, and just because players are hurt does not mean it involves the level of practice done by literally every other team in the NFL. Sometimes, it just happens. With that, here are your links to the Jets this Tuesday.

Ethan Greenberg - Jets Practice Report: Tempers Flare As Physicality Turns Up a Notch

Brian Costello - Adam Gase, Gregg Williams taking Jets battles to new extreme

Matthew Schmidt - Jets news: Le'Veon Bell has never seen anything like offense vs. defense battle at New York practice

Matt Stypulkoski - Jets training camp: Cornerback room is officially in crisis | 5 observations, thoughts on Day 13

Dylan Price - New York Jets: Attempting To Solve The Cornerback Issues

Dennis Waszak Jr - Injuries mounting at already-thin cornerback spot for Jets

Brian Costello - Jets' cornerback horrors just keep getting worse

Tyler Calvaruso - Jets Injury Report: Trumaine Johnson week-to-week with hamstring

SNY - Bent - After Trumaine Johnson injury, how concerned should Jets be with their cornerbacks?

Rich Cimini - Jets S Adams volunteers to play CB amid injuries

Michael Henken - New York Jets: Jamal Adams offers to play cornerback due to depth issues

Scott Thompson - Jets S Jamal Adams 'dead serious' about making switch to cornerback

Nathan Smith - New York Jets: Marcus Maye on pace to return Week 1

Nathan Smith - New York Jets: Brian Winters avoids serious injury, update on his return

Brian Costello - Jets training camp: Offensive-line chemistry a concern for Week 1

Matt Stypulkoski - Jets’ roster bubble: Winners, losers of recent transactions | Analyzing impact of cuts, signings, injury designations, more

Nick Wojton - How much the Jets' starters could play in preseason Week 2

Sam Neumann - Here are four New York Jets that need to show more in the team's second preseason game against the Atlanta Falcons

Randy Lange - Jets' Le'Veon Bell Patiently Plays Preseason Waiting Game

Mark Cannizzaro - Jets are playing dangerous Le’Veon Bell game

Nick Wojton - Jets' Le'Veon Bell a favorite for Comeback Player of the Year

Yahoo Sports - New York Jets Preview: What to Expect From Sam Darnold, Le'Veon Bell [Video]

Dennis Waszak Jr - Broadway Joe a fan of Jets' "respectfully humble" Darnold

Corey Hersch - Joe Namath on Sam Darnold: 'He can play as well as anybody'

Brian Costello - Joe Namath adds dose of Jets reality to Darnold expectations

Sam Hellman - Joe Namath sends shoutout to Quinnen Williams

Matt Stypulkoski - WATCH: Why Joe Namath isn’t sold on Jets’ roster

Melanie Dinjaski - NFL: Valentine Holmes called 'the LeBron James of rugby' by New York Jets teammate Ty Montgomery

Olivia Landis - New Jets K Taylor Bertolet Is Back, Hoping to Put His Best Foot Forward

Yahoo Sports - Boomer & Gio: Why Pro Bowl center Ryan Kalil UNRETIRED for the Jets! [Video]

SNY - WATCH: Adam Gase and Joe Douglas discuss their favorite karaoke tunes

SNY - Jets, Giants share Super Bowl odds

Mary Colleen Robinson - Fueling the JETS

Nathan Cunningham - New York Jets NFL Kickoff Must Haves

Here are your missed connections from yesterday.

Here’s the thread about nothing, edition #216.

I hope you all have a safe and wonderful rest of the day!

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