(PIX11) -- This weekend the new York Jets will be kicking off their
While Gang Green will be without their beloved, now-retired chant leader Fireman Ed. They will have new blood on deck, rallying up the fans.
With the help of an online contest, the Jets have chosen 8 lucky hardcore fans to lead chants for the 8 upcoming home games at Metlife.
First up, Staten Island's Derek Tabacco will lead the charge -- and fans-- in section 118 Sunday. Tabacco, 44, gave PIX11 a preview of what to expect.