New York Jets

New York Jets
  • FOUNDED

    8/14/1959

  • CONFERENCE

    AFC

  • DIVISION

    AFC East

  • STADIUM

    MetLife Stadium

  • STADIUM CAPACITY

    82,500

  • LOCATION

    East Rutherford, NJ

  • GOVERNOR

    Woody Johnson, Christopher Johnson

  • PRESIDENT

    Hymie Elhai

  • GENERAL MANAGER

    Joe Douglas

  • HEAD COACH

    Robert Saleh

MAJOR AWARDS

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1968

DIVISION TITLES

4

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TEAM HISTORY

The history of the New York franchise in the American Football League is the story of two distinct organizations, the Titans and the Jets. Interlocking the two in continuity is the player personnel who went with the franchise in the ownership change from Harry Wismer to a five-man group headed by David "Sonny" Werblin in February 1963. The three-year reign of Wismer, who was granted a charter A...

The history of the New York franchise in the American Football League is the story of two distinct organizations, the Titans and the Jets. Interlocking the two in continuity is the player personnel who went with the franchise in the ownership chan...

8/14/1959

Harry Wismer

31-21 loss to the Cleveland Browns

Steve Tannen

Weeb Ewbank

Shea Stadium

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