Around the AFC East: Jets keep coach, Pats lose 1
January, 23, 2009
By Tim Graham | ESPN.com
Posted by ESPN.com's Tim Graham
New York Jets
- ESPN's Chris Mortensen reports Jets offensive coordinator Brian Schottenheimer has agreed to stay on Rex Ryan's staff.
- Newsday reporter Erik Boland writes new Jets defensive coordinator Mike Pettine has hopes for disappointing rookie Vernon Gholston.
- Rich Cimini of the New York Daily News writes there are few alternatives if Brett Favre retires. Byron Leftwich, anyone?
- The Boston Globe's Mike Reiss reports Patriots tight ends coach Pete Mangurian will not return and might be headed to Tampa Bay.
- Boston Herald writer John Tomase checks into new quarterbacks coach Bill O'Brien's background.
- Buffalo News columnist Bob DiCesare wants to know how much more money fans would be willing to spend on tickets to fund a winner.
- BuffaloBills.com writer Chris Brown takes a look at what might be available with the 11th overall pick.
- Jason Scott of the Helena Independent Record catches up with Dolphins kicker Dan Carpenter to review his rookie season.