Coaches not meeting expectations
Eric Mangini, Sean Payton and Jeff Fisher have done incredible coaching job this season, writes Gary Horton.
Eric Mangini -- New York Jets
When he accepted the job after the 2005 season, the first thought that came to mind was that the New York media would devour Mangini. Even though his coaching pedigree was impressive, this job might be too big for him. Those observations have not held true. Everything Mangini does reminds you of his mentor, Bill Belichick, especially in the art of secrecy.
Like the Patriots, the Jets' players say virtually nothing to the outside world and have virtually no locker room turmoil surrounding them. His players really believe in Mangini's intelligence and feel he gives them a competitive edge.
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