*Jenkins, Jets C Eric Mangold and WR Santonio Holmes were college teammates at Ohio State
*Jets RB Chris Ivory played for the Saints from 2010-2012.
*S Isa Abdul Quddus prepped at Union (N.J.) HS where he was first-team All-County and secondteamAll-State as a senior and then played at Fordham for four years where he was a two-year starter in the Rams defensive backfield.
*Defensive Coordinator Rob Ryan is the twin brother of Jets Head Coach Rex Ryan. Rob and Rex served on the same defensive coaching staff with the Arizona Cardinals from 1994-95.
*Rob, Rex and Jets Assistant Defensive Line/Linebackers Coach Jeff Weeks were college roommates and teammates at Southwestern Oklahoma State.
*Weeks served on the same staff as Rob Ryan with Oakland in 2008.
*Rob Ryan and Jets tight ends coach Steve Hagen served on the same staff in Cleveland from 2009-10.Hagen tutored TE
*Wide Receivers Coach Henry Ellard served in the same position for the Jets from 2009-11.
*Director of Football Administration Khai Harley is a Somerville, N.J. native and graduate of Rutgers.
*Jets College Area Scout Aaron Glenn played cornerback for the Saints in 2008.
*Quarterbacks Coach Joe Limbardi coached tight ends and running backs for the XFL’s New York/New Jersey Hitmen in 2001.
*Executive Director of Communications Doug Miller was a member of the Jets PR staff from 1990-2006.
*Scouting Assistant Michael Parenton spent part of the 2009 season on the Jets practice squad.
*Head Coach Sean Payton, Jets Assistant Head Coach/Running Backs Anthony Lynn and Quarterbacks Coach David Lee served on the same Dallas offensive staff.
*Jets Quality Control/Defense & Assistant Defensive Backs Bobby April III is a Mandeville native who graduated from Louisiana-Lafayette and coached at Nicholls State and Tulane.
*Jets Defensive Line Coach Karl Dunbar is an Opelousas native who played at LSU, played for the Saints from 1992-93 and also coached for the Colonels and Tigers.