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New York Jets Flight Connections 8/20/21

Bringing your daily links to the NFL’s New York Jets

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Good morning, Gang Green Nation! I hope you’re all having a great start to the day. Yesterday was a terrible day for the New York Jets and Jets fans alike. Superstar free agent acquisition Carl Lawson tore his Achilles yesterday and will miss the entire 2021 NFL season. It is a brutal blow for not only the Jets, but for Lawson. He was having an amazing training camp up until that point, and poised to have an incredible season. Also lost for the season is DB Zane Lewis, who suffered a severe knee injury. On top of that, both Denzel Mims and Sheldon Rankins were both injured yesterday and are considered day-to-day. It is definitely a low point for the team. But on the positive side of things, it can only get better from here. Hopefully that means something of substance for the Jets this season. Only time will tell. With that, here are your links to the Jets to start your morning.

NewYorkJets.com - Jets-Packers Joint Practice Highlights (8/19) | Zach Wilson Goes Deep to Braxton Berrios, Corey Davis TD, Jets D Picks Off Aaron Rodgers & More

Randy Lange - Jets’ Robert Saleh, Packers’ Matt LaFleur Have Quickly Become Great NFL Frenemies

Eric Allen & Ethan Greenberg - Jets Joint Practice Report | Carl Lawson Exits Practice Early with Ruptured Achilles Tendon

Eric Allen - Jets DE Carl Lawson Will Miss Season with Ruptured Achilles

Joey Chandler - Jets’ Carl Lawson tears Achilles: What does his road to recovery look like? We asked a doctor

Rich Cimini - How can New York Jets replace Carl Lawson? Not so easily

Geoff Magliocchetti - NY Jets news: Denzel Mims 'avoided major injury' on Thursday (Report)

Michael Nania - Does NFL preseason production actually matter?

Joe Blewett - NY Jets-Giants breakdown, 53-man roster prediction, initial Zach Wilson thoughts

Randy Lange - Jets Offense Has Hurdles to Clear but OC Mike LaFleur Remains Positive

Jack Bell - Connor McGovern on Zach Wilson: ‘I Can See the Growth Everyday’

Dick Harmon - NFL: Tony Romo believes the Jets’ Zach Wilson is a ‘super rare’ talent

Brian Costello - Jets confident Mekhi Becton will overcome his struggles

Jack Bell - Marcus Maye: Jets Are Practicing Against ‘Best of the Best’

Paul A. Esden, Jr. - Surprising Jets Player Has Become Key ‘Glue Guy’ Heading Into 2021

Jim Gehman - Where Are They Now: John Hall

Here are your missed connections from yesterday.

Here’s the thread about nothing, make sure to check it out!

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

Poll

Who will replace Carl Lawson this season?

This poll is closed

  • 72%
    Bryce Huff
    (344 votes)
  • 5%
    Sheldon Rankins
    (28 votes)
  • 11%
    A Free Agent
    (55 votes)
  • 9%
    Other
    (46 votes)
473 votes total Vote Now