In 1969, no player wore #57 for the New York Jets.
In 1999, Steve Atwater wore #27 for the New York Jets.
In 1968, cornerback Johnny Sample wore #24 for the New York Jets.
In 1980, running back Clark Gaines wore #21 for the New York Jets.
According to their roster, no New York Jets player wore the #13 during the 1998 season.
Richard Todd. Todd was drafted in 1976 and played for the Jets until 1984. In 1996-7 the number was also worn by Neil O'Donnell.
Linebackers Ralph Baker (1964-1974), Greg Buttle (1976-1984) and Bryan Cox (1998-2000) have all worn number 51 for the New York Jets.
For the 2001-02 season, punter Daniel Pope wore #4 for the New York Jets.