Jets CEO doubles down on Adam Gase -- a move that could backfire

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Jets CEO doubles down on Adam Gase -- a move that could backfire
Jets CEO doubles down on Adam Gase -- a move that could backfire

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer Close Longtime Jets beat writer for New York Daily News Syracuse University graduate Follow on Twitter FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- Eight days ago, New York Jets CEO Christopher Johnson gathered the team off the practice field. It got quiet. Some players wondered, "Why is the owner talking to us?" Johnson isn't a spotlight guy, not a big talker, so his impromptu meeting caught many by surprise. In his understated style, Johnson told the players to ignore the outside noise about Adam Gase, that he was committed to his coach. He also happened to mention that he would love to beat the New York Giants because of the New York-New York thing. (They did, 34-27). On Wednesday,

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