Lupica says Jets are starting over

Daily News sports/political columnist Mike Lupica doesn't seem to have a lot of respect for the Jets' organization.

"Now the Jets are starting over again," wrote Lupica in the Sunday paper. "They do that every few years. A few years ago there was great excitement because they had gotten Eric Mangini, a young guy off Bill Belichick's staff, and when he took the Jets to the playoffs his first year, he was exactly what the Jets needed: A young Belichick! Super Bowl here we come! Even if Belichick had quit on them after being the "HC of the NYJ" for one day.

"Only then Mangini went 4-12 in his second year and this year his team fell apart after being 8-3, and his departure became so vicious it was as if Woody Johnson and Mike (Not My Fault) Tannenbaum had fired Isiah Thomas. Now Rex Ryan is exactly what the Jets need, meaning he's exactly not Mangini. It has gone this way for a long time. They do not just correct, they over-correct."

What exactly does over-correct mean?

And since the Jets are keeping Mangini's offense coordinator (Brian Schottenheimer), special team's coach (Mike Westhoff) and the 3-4 defense, they aren't exactly starting over.

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