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Sam Darnold already a fan of ‘reassuring’ Joe Douglas hire

Sam Darnold had a good source to get the scoop on his new boss when the Jets hired Joe Douglas as their general manager Friday night. But the quarterback used his eyes, too, to see what the former Eagles vice president of player personnel has done in past stops, and it has him optimistic for what’s to come with the Jets. “You definitely see what he’s done, how he’s helped an organization out, and it definitely is reassuring, for sure,” Darnold said Saturday morning at his youth football camp at LIU Post. “I know he’s done a great job with the Eagles so far and every other place he’s been. So looking forward to working with him and seeing what he can do for our team.” Douglas spent the past three years with the Eagle ...