But not before he issued a public appeal to have the items returned.
Please return stolen articles. At least return my passport and playbook. #Jets #JetsNation #HappyHolidays #Christmas
— Josh Thomas (@Josh_Thomas22) December 15, 2014
And it may be no coincidence that this Sunday's opponent is the Patriots.
In the offseason, you may recall, former Jets defensive coordinator and current Browns coach Mike Pettine said that Patriots coach Bill Belichick had gotten his hands on copies of the Jets' playbook in the past.
Can you say iPad-gate?