The New York Jets unveiled their 2019 schedule on Wednesday night with an awesome NFL Blitz-themed video highlighting each of the team’s 16 games.
The Jets will start the season at home against the division rival Buffalo Bills, followed by the Monday Night showdown against the Cleveland Browns at MetLife Stadium in Week 2. Among the other notable games on the Jets schedule, a Monday night game against the disliked division rival New England Patriots on October 21 and a home game against the Pittsburgh Steelers in Week 16.
Blow in the cartridge. Insert the Rumble Pak. Dial up Da Bomb.
It's 2019 schedule release, NFL Blitz style! 🎮 pic.twitter.com/JrHU8PiUeX
— New York Jets (@nyjets) April 18, 2019
Naturally, that Steelers game specifically noteworthy for Jets running back Le’Veon Bell. The previous Steelers star took to social media after the schedules were made publicly open in anticipation of the matchup which is still eight months away.
The 27-year old Pro Bowler has rushed for over 1, 200 yards in three of his final four NFL seasons, and he racked up more than 1, 800 yards from scrimmage in each those three Pro Bowl campaigns. He chose to sit back last year |as a result of contract dispute before finally signing with the Jets on a four-year deal worth $52. 5 million, including $35M guaranteed.