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Jamal Adams’ relationship with coach Adam Gase is reportedly a “major factor” in his request for a New York Jets trade.
Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News He reported that Adams is “uncomfortable” with his future with the franchise due to Gase, who has faced star players in the past.
Most of the focus on Adams’ commercial application, up to this point, had focused on its lack of contract extension. The Jets have hesitated to grant Adams a wish to become one of the highest-paid defensive players in the NFL, and All-Pro security began talking about their frustrations last week.
“Pat [Mahomes] is about to get 40 to 60 M’s [million] one year. Well deserved. That’s my boy “Adams wrote on Instagram. “But don’t compare me to the QBs if you don’t pay me the QB money. Y – t, if I was about to get over 40, you wouldn’t hear a damn word from me … I will protect myself just as an organization will take care of itself at the end of the day. and if you don’t respect that, great. All is love. Maybe it’s time to move on! “
Gase placed Adams in the last five plays of a September game against the Cleveland Browns, a move that led Adams to take his Jets. membership outside of your social media profiles. It’s unclear if the relationship ever recovered from there, but Adams has Never He seemed to be completely in love with the idea of playing in New York. His flirtation with the Dallas Cowboys from his hometown dates back to the 2018 season.
Adams is under contract until the 2021 season, and the Jets have given no indication that they plan to change him.
Gase became the Jets coach in 2019 and has already had an internal fight with former general manager Mike Maccagnan, which led to his abrupt departure last May.