Imagine what it might look like if the Jets were searching for one final piece to their 2009 on-field puzzle ...
The candidates sweating and straining in a competition under the watchful eyes of Jets talent evaluators ...
Joey Clinkscales, the Jets' vice president of college scouting, fielding questions from reporters and providing soundbites on the star search for that player with the right measurables, with those certain intangibles ...
You don't have to imagine it because the Jets have helped frame the search for that one special individual, the person who will lead the Green & White out of the Meadowlands tunnel on Fan Appreciation Day on Oct. 18.
And yes, candidates were recorded trying out for the post and Clinkscales did hold a news conference to hype the hunt.
All that was fun, but the search is very serious and very real. The Jets are looking for a superfan to lead them into their Week 6 battle with their division rivals, the Buffalo Bills. If you think you have what it takes, then you can get inspired by watching the video of getting someone — perhaps even you — signed to our team you can check out the ad banners on newyorkjets.com.
And then you should stop thinking about trying out for this important post and act. Try out online by signing up for the Join the Jets Sweepstakes at www.jointhejets.com. And tell all your Jets fan friends about this opportunity to receive multiple chances to win.
As head coach Rex Ryan says, the fan who wins the sweeps is going to be an "every-down player" who "is going to be critical to the success of our team."
Do you have what it takes? Do you want to feel the energy of Ryan's Jets locker room before the game, putting on the pads and the uniform of your team, then leading the Green & White out of the tunnel before a full house of wildly cheering fans?
Can you afford not to try out, deprive the Jets of your team-rallying talent and deny yourself this amazing opportunity? Sign up for the Join the Jets Sweepstakes now.