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Christie: Giants and Jets are New Jersey teams

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New Jersey Governor Chris Christie finds it "odd" that the Jets and Giants have NY in front of their names instead of NJ.

In an interview that will air this weekend on the NFL network, Christie said, "They practice in New Jersey, they play in New Jersey; most of their players live in New Jersey."

"There's nothing left from New York about the Giants or the Jets, except for the name," Christie went on to say. "It's kinda odd that they're called what they're called."

He ended his reaction to their names by saying, "As long as everyone understands that they are New Jersey's teams and that the Super Bowl this year is in New Jersey, not New York, then I'm fine."

Christie, for the record, admits to being a Dallas Cowboys fan.

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