This was supposed to be a hopeful season for the Jets. Darrelle Revis is back! They have a new coach! There’s a new GM, too! Brandon Marshall is an actual wide receiver! Tom Brady’s suspension levels the playing field in the division!
And then Geno Smith got assaulted by a teammate in the locker room, suffering a broken jaw in two places. He’ll have surgery and will be unable to throw interceptions for six to 10 weeks.
Jets fans should know better than to be optimistic, though. Much like the Mets, there hasn’t been much to cheer about in the Meadowlands of late. Click on the interactive graphic below to march down the field toward the worst Jets moments in recent memory.