NFL Owners Are Committing Age Discrimination


Published: April 29, 2009


... a stir last weekend by trading the fifth overall selection in the NFL Draft to the New York Jets for three players and the 17th pick in the first round.

Mangini, 38, brokered the deal with the Jets less than five months after New York’s hierarchy rightfully terminated the stoic and uncharismatic disciple of New England Patriots Head Coach Bill Belichick.

In three unappealing years, Mangini transformed Gang Green into the NFL’s most paranoid organization while “leading” the Jets to a below average regular season record of 23-25 and nary a victory in the playoffs.

Last year, despite starting an impressive 8-3 and having a league-high seven Pro-Bowlers on their roster, the Jets floundered down the stretch and suffered the most embarrassing collapse in the history of their wretched franchise. 

Besides their injured geriatric, quarterback Brett Favre, no single individual was more to blame for the Jets demise than Mangini. 


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