In Adam Gase, Jets Pick a Coach They Could Rarely Beat

The Jets have come to the realization that if they could not beat Adam Gase, they might as well hire him.

After a busy, 10-day coaching search that saw the team chairman Christopher Johnson and General Manager Mike Maccagnan interview eight candidates, the Jets decided on Wednesday to name Gase their next head coach, according to a person familiar with the deal who is not authorized to comment publicly about it.

The hire was first reported by ESPN and NFL Network, and a formal announcement is expected to come on Thursday.

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