Originally Posted by Equilibrium
Ed has been a symbol for many years.
That also means that he is a target for opposing fans, individuals wanting to make a name by challenging him and those jealous of his popularity.
There also seems to be an element that feels that if they are miserable, then others must be made miserable as well.
Ed, if you should read this, when I first met you, it was as a 10 year old kid attending his first Jets game. You generously took time to take a picture with me and round up a Jets chant for me. Thank you for your dedication and for becoming a symbol of the best of a Jets fan.
It's unfortunate that the unruly, miserable types finally eliminated a force that represented decency and enthusiasm.