His brother's escape from the terrorist attacks in 2001 motivated Robert Saleh to chase his dreams, do something "that will make me happy" and coach football.
From franchises that will tear it all down to those that just need a few tweaks, here are the offseason priorities for every team no longer playing.
Jacksonville gets the first shot at a quarterback, while New York has a big decision to make at No. 2. Here's the first-round order so far.
Carlin discusses the impressive debut and introductory press conference of Jets' new head coach, Robert Saleh with All-Pro LB, Fred Warner. Carlin also introduces a new segment, a game show called "Name That Tool!".
The Jets announced a reorganization of their power structure, which will be headed by chairman Woody Johnson. Johnson recently completed a three-year term as U.S. ambassador to the United Kingdom.
Jets general manager Joe Douglas joins the guys to talk about the Robert Saleh hire, the team's uncertainty at quarterback, Woody Johnson returning to the organization and more...
Chiney and Golic Jr. discuss how Steve Nash can get more out of Kyrie with 2 other dominant scorers and what the Nick Sirianni hire means for Wentz in Philadelphia.
The newest head coach of the New York Jets, Robert Saleh, joins the guys talking about his coaching philosophies, how he's approaching the QB question, why defensive coaches can be head coaches and much much more.
The debut of the Net's Big 3 results in a loss. Max thinks they'll need to address that defense to be successful. Jets' new head coach Robert speaks at a press conference. Max is impressed with Salah. Max has Joel Embiid as his NBA MVP so far. ESPN Jets' Insider Rich Cimini drops by to give us the reaction to Saleh behind the scenes.
Bart and Hahn discuss new Jets coach Robert Saleh meeting the NY media today and the Wizards continuing to miss games due to COVID.
Keyshawn Johnson talks with the guys about whether or not the Jets will want to go all in on Deshaun Watson but more importantly, if Deshaun Watson will want to go all in on the Jets.
First Take hour 2: WNBA players lead a movement to have a problematic team owner voted out of US Senate.
Stephen A, Max, Chiney Ogwumike and Jeff Saturday debate why it was important for the WNBA players to push for change, if the Chiefs are in trouble against the Bills on Sunday and much more.
Jason thinks the Jets will do whatever it takes to get Deshaun Watson. And he thinks the Nets have developed chemistry very quickly.
Should the disgruntled Houston quarterback be on the move, it would be borderline negligent for the Jets to pass. But would the feeling be mutual?
Larry and Gordon discuss the Nets impressive win over the Bucks tonight. Is it an Eastern Conference Finals preview? They also talk about the disaster in Houston with Deshaun Watson. The Jets could very well be a major player in landing the young superstar quarterback.
Carlin talks about the developing story of Deshaun Watson wanting to be being traded from the Texans. Carlin believes the Jets should do everything in their power to acquire the young superstar quarterback.
Anita Marks. Chris Canty & Mike Tannenbaum react to yesterday's NFL Divisional Round action and look ahead to today's slate on 98.7 ESPN. Plus, what should the Jets do next?
Anita Marks reacts to all the news in NYC this week with Harden going to the Nets, Robert Saleh joining the Jets and the Yankees signing DJ LeMahieu on 98.7 ESPN. Plus, ESPN's Bill Barnwell joins to preview the NFL Divisional Round slate.
Mike and Chiney react to the new head coaching hire by the Jets. Will Robert Saleh turn things around in East Rutherford? Plus, how will James Harden fit in to the fold in Brooklyn? Should the Jaguars have gone with Urban Meyer? Ariel Helwani talks UFC, but mostly about his Buffalo Bills.
The NFL Live crew previews and makes game picks for the upcoming weekends Divisional Round. Could Tom Brady and the Bucs make it past Drew Brees and the Saints? Who will win the battle between Jalen Ramsey and Devante Adams? And can Urban Meyer be the man to turn things around in Jacksonville?
Mike Tannenbaum joins the guys to explain why he loves the Jets decision to go with Robert Saleh as their next head coach. Plus, if Deshaun Watson is available, how aggressive should New York be in trying to get him? Mike shares his thoughts...
Max on the breaking news of the Nets fining Kyrie Irving $50k for violating COVID policies. Former Jet, Bart Scott, stops by to talk about the Jets hiring of Robert Saleh and what it means for Sam Darnold. Max feels the Saints may be better than the Bucs but don't sleep on Antonio Brown. Is Ben Simmons going to stay in Philly long or get traded?
Robert Salah was named as the new Head Coach for the New York Jets. Bart & Hahn talk about how good of a fit he will be for this team. Alan says that Salah is a combination of Herm Edwards and Rex Ryan. Alan also thinks that it's interesting that the Jets will not draft a QB. ESPN's Sal Palantonio, joins the show for the anniversary of the infamous interview with Sal and Bart Scott. He also goes into the new coaching hires and fires.