New Story: Woody tackles Modell, Circus Show & Blackouts
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- Jets owner Woody Johnson unexpectedly showed up for practice Thursday at the team's Atlantic Health training center and met with members of the media for roughly 10 minutes. Covering a myriad of topics from the untimely death of NFL pioneer Art Modell, the recent circus show label placed by pundits and if the home opener would be sold out, Johnson was calm and even-keeled delivering one poignantly neutral quote after another.
Here's a transcribed view of his words and thoughts.
On the death of former Browns/Ravens owner Art Modell:
Art was one of the first people I...