That was a long time go. Lyndon Johnson was the president then. Jets coach Todd Bowles was 5. Broadway Joe is now 73. The Giants, who were the big brother in town even before Namath showed up, have won four Super Bowl titles in the last 30 years. With that success comes ownership rights to the region.
Enter Dennis Rodman.
I encountered Rodman at a West Hollywood CVS about five years ago. He was with two, let's call them road-weary, young women. I think he was wearing sweatpants. My buddy asked for a picture and Rodman rolled his eyes. Then he got into a cab with his girls and went off into the night.