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Exclusive Interview: Joe Klecko Former Jets Defensive Lineman

Had an opportunity to speak with former New York Jets defensive lineman Joe Klecko during Super Bowl weekend discussing a variety of subjects: (Click play below) http://www.jetnation.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/show_6027443.mp3 His thoughts about the benefits of a Super Bowl being held in the New York/ New Jersey area and if it should return to MetLife Stadium someday. Where [...]

Fans Can Vote Super Bowl Lights Atop Empire State Building

Former New York Jets defensive lineman Joe Klecko along with Verizon are bringing NFL fans an opportunity to participate in a unique Super Bowl experience. Listen as Joe explains to JetNation the #WhosGonnaWin campaign via Twitter: http://www.jetnation.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/140201_003_01After-combining.mp3 More information about #WhosGonnaWin per Verizon: #WhosGonnaWin or WhosGonnaWin.com Fans have enjoyed watching NFL teams light up scoreboards [...]

Sheldon Richardson Wins Defensive Rookie Of The Year

New York Jets rookie defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson, the 13th pick in this past year's draft, has won the NFL league honor Defensive Rookie of the Year award according to the NFL's twitter page: Congratulations to Sheldon Richardson! 2013 Defensive Rookie of the Year! #NFLHonors pic.twitter.com/4GYjElYmgH — NFL (@nfl) February 1, 2014 Had an opportunity [...]

New JetNation Banner

Thanks for the patience everyone, we finally got around to removing the ex-Jets from our banner.  We have a few things planned going-forward but for right now we are going with a retro look. When we thought of great ex-Jets, we figured Joe Klecko, Don Maynard, Joe Namath and Curtis Martin was a good place [...]

Joe Klecko’s Son Commits To Rutgers

There was good news in the Klecko household on Wednesday as Joe Klecko's son, Josh, committed to play football at Rutgers.  Josh, who attends Red Bank Catholic in NJ, will begin his senior year of high school in September. From NJ.com: Josh Klecko, a 6-foot-2, 235-pound rising senior at Red Bank Catholic and the son [...]

NY Jets Partner With The United Way NYC

The Grande Ballroom at the Waldorf Astoria was flooded with talent this past Tuesday night.  The two rival stadium-sharing New York teams put their differences aside for the night to raise awareness and money for the United Way New York City at the annual Gridiron Gala.   Among the sea of suits were well known players [...]