How cool is this!? A die-hard Jets fan from the community of thejetsblog.com is attempting to hit EVERY single Jets game this season, home and away to document the tale of the Jets fan.
Every fall, multiple weekends a season our friend Alex Young (AKA Roof, AKA LolaSportTalk) packs up from wherever he is living, and takes his camera to as many home and road games as he possibly can, documenting as much of the sublime and ridiculous he witnesses along the way.
Alex documents one fan’s day; from the traffic to the tailgate to the kickoff to the stalls and then all the way back again. His is not that different every other fan’s experience, but it is Alex’s uncanny eye and ability to capture the moment which always comes through in his photo essays – which we’re proud to post links to every week here on TJB. – Check out the Colts Game!
Alex doing his thing
My friend Brian, who runs The Jets Blog, asked me to see if I can help contribute to fund Alex’s trips. Alex NEVER asked for help, but I appreciate what he’s doing and wanted to ask you, my loyal twit fans if you can contribute anything to help a fellow die-hard.
As much as we rag on the media for their coverage of the New York Jets, when there is an event OTAs, Jets fans want access to every practice. The next best thing was to read the players' tweets.
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