Never bet on the New York Jets to do something. You'll probably lose.
The Jets had nine draft picks on Saturday, but Manish Mehta from the New York Daily News was skeptical that the team would actually use all of them, tweeting out that he'd hitchhike home if they actually used all nine.
Jets are scheduled for a league-high 9 picks today. I'll hitchhike home if they actually draft 9 players. Look for trade(s) today. #nyj— Manish Mehta (@MMehtaNYDN) May 10, 2014
Unfortunately for Mehta, the Jets did in fact use all nine of their picks, and other fellow writers decided to give him a hard time.
Jets select Utah OLB Trevor Reilly with their final pick. 12 draft choices. 12 drafted players. What were the odds? #nyj— Manish Mehta (@MMehtaNYDN) May 10, 2014
Update: Saturday, May 10, 8:45 p.m. ET
Mehta was handed a gift on his way out of the Draft for his long road home.
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We're not sure if the Mehta will actually follow through with this bet, but we're really hoping that he does.