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New York Jets Flight Connections 12/24/20

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Good morning, GGN! Jets players are dropping like flies. Quinnen Williams is done for the year. Ryan Griffin is on the COVID Reserve List. Harvey Langi is done for the year. The hits just keep on coming. The loss of Williams for the final two games is the headliner. Williams had a tremendous second season, and he probably deserved to be named to the Pro Bowl. But Pro Bowl berths tend to operate with a one year lag. Guys tend to deserve a Pro Bowl nod a year before they make the team, and on the other end guys tend to get their final Pro Bowl nod a year after the last year their play merits it. Whatcha gonna do?

Williams would have been a key player in any bid for an upset of the Browns on Sunday. Williams being out makes a Jets win that much tougher. For those still rooting for the Jets to win, Williams’ injury is a tough pill to swallow. For those in full tank mode, Williams’ misfortune is your good fortune.

Here are your links to the Jets this glorious Thursday in December:

Mark Fischer - Zach Wilson may have just given Jets 2021 NFL Draft hope

Brian Costello - Joe Douglas has big offensive line decisions looming

Mark Cannizzaro - Massive Sam Darnold what-if could drastically alter Jets’ future

Paul Schwartz - Source of James Bradberry's Giants COVID-19 scare has Jets ties

Ethan Greenberg - Jets Place DL Quinnen Williams on Injured Reserve

Brian Costello - Quinnen Williams’ strong Jets season ends with neck injury, concussion

Dennis Waszak Jr. - Jets DL Quinnen Williams headed to IR, season over

Rich Cimini - New York Jets DT Quinnen Williams’ breakout season ends with injury

Max Goodman - New York Jets defensive tackle Quinnen Williams is out for the year

Justin Fried - NY Jets: Quinnen Williams out for the rest of the season with a neck injury

JetsFix - Injury update: Quinnen Williams to IR; Ryan Griffin to Covid-19 reserve

Spencer Aber - Jets DL Quinnen Williams done for the season

Mark Inabinett - Quinnen Williams’ 2020 NFL season ends early

Mollie Walker - Joe Namath shocked Trevor Lawrence slipping away from Jets

Nate Davis - New York Jets’ win may cost them Trevor Lawrence, coach, free agents

Marty Schupak - Jets Win Game, Lose Generational Quarterback! Or Did They?

Adam Melendez - NY Jets: It’s time for Joe Douglas to build around Sam Darnold

Liam McKeone - Maybe the Jets Shouldn’t Be So Quick to Give Up on Sam Darnold

Mason Smoller - NY Jets: 5 QB options in the 2021 NFL Draft that are not Trevor Lawrence

Sean Basile - NY Jets: Is a quarterback controversy now on the table?

Jack Bell - For Jets LB Harvey Langi, Every Day Is a Miracle

Max Goodman - New York Jets rookie Mekhi Becton reacts to Pro Bowl snub

Randy Lange - Mekhi Becton on Jets Role: 'I Want to Have Everything on My Shoulders'

Max Goodman - New York Jets Adam Gase still isn't worried about getting fired

Max Goodman - Jacksonville Jaguars coach Doug Marrone gave New York Jets NFL draft hope

JetsFix - Three on D: Maye, Shepherd, Hewitt

JetsFix - Three on O: Griffin, Darnold, Wesco

Justin Fried - NY Jets: 3 players who should have made the Pro Bowl

Justin Fried - NY Jets guaranteed a top-2 pick in the 2021 NFL Draft

Steven Blush - NY Jets: Even in victory, the team still found a way to lose

Justin Fried - NY Jets activate Folorunso Fatukasi, place Harvey Langi on IR

Justin Fried - NY Jets settle for Justin Fields in 7-round 2021 NFL Mock Draft

Tyler Greenawalt - 6 head-coaching candidates who could fix Jets QB Sam Darnold

Tyler Calvaruso - Jets partner with 4 social justice organizations

Gary Phillips - Jets place Ryan Griffin on reserve/COVID-19 list

Sam Neumann - Jaguars HC Doug Marrone committed to winning down the stretch

Spencer Aber - What chance do Jaguars, Jets’ draft rivals, have of beating the Bears?

Spencer Aber - The Jets moved up a single spot in USA TODAY's NFL Power Rankings.

Sam Neumann - Jets activate Foley Fatukasi, place Harvey Langi on injured reserve

JetNation.com - Jets Recap; Quinnen, Elfein & What to do in the Draft

Dalbin Osorio - Why The New York Jets Head Coaching Job Is Still Desirable

Here are your missed connections from yesterday.

Here’s the thread about nothing, why not stop by and say hello?

Enjoy the day everybody.

Poll

What is the best Jets holiday gift?

This poll is closed

  • 70%
    A good new head coach
    (187 votes)
  • 7%
    A good new quarterback
    (21 votes)
  • 4%
    A trade down
    (11 votes)
  • 1%
    A trade up
    (4 votes)
  • 2%
    A good new offensive tackle
    (7 votes)
  • 2%
    A Festivus Pole
    (7 votes)
  • 1%
    A Frank Gore dive
    (4 votes)
  • 1%
    A Joey Harrington action figure
    (3 votes)
  • 1%
    A modern offense
    (3 votes)
  • 0%
    A good cornerback
    (2 votes)
  • 0%
    A good edge rusher
    (1 vote)
  • 0%
    A good tight end
    (1 vote)
  • 0%
    A good wide receiver
    (1 vote)
  • 1%
    Fred
    (3 votes)
  • 0%
    13
    (2 votes)
  • 1%
    I refuse to participate in these stupid polls
    (4 votes)
  • 1%
    Radio bursts emanating from the constellation Boötes
    (5 votes)
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