Jets Sign Chris Johnson and I Begrudgingly Admit Its A Good Move (But Hope It Ends Terribly)

I like this logo. Reminds me when the Jets were truly awful.

I like this logo. Reminds me when the Jets were truly awful.

God I hate the Jets. In fact they may be the only thing on the planet that I actually truly hate. I get almost as much joy out of watching the Jets lose as I do watching the Patriots win. However, that is all just background for me having to admit that I don’t hate their Chris Johnson signing.

Do you brush gold teeth with regular toothpaste? No, right?

Do you brush gold teeth with regular toothpaste? No, right?

Now I’m not saying the Pats need to be scared of the Jets. You respect them, but only because its the NFL and the Sunday you don’t respect an opponent they tend to whoop your ass, but you certainly aren’t scared. Still, it is a solid move. Johnson is 28, 2 years shy of the AARP recommended age of retirement for RBs, and can be a nice speed/dump off option to compliment the grinders the Jets currently have in Powell/Ivory if he stays healthy. Obviously, I don’t think the 2009, CJ2K is going to be making a comeback but it does remind me of the move the Jets made in 2010 to get LT and, for two years, he was a pain in the Patriots’ ass even not being the player he once was.

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