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Myers: Jets QB spot in Smithereens

Myers: Jets QB spot in Smithereens

nydailynews.com Updated Dec 1, 2013
Geno Smith can’t come close to hitting an open receiver, Matt Simms has great bloodlines but has backup ability, David Garrard hasn’t taken a regular-season snap in three years and if anybody looks at the injured Mark Sanchez as the savior in 2014, well…
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  • Mehta: Flawed roster, anemic attack go against Rex

    Mehta: Flawed roster, anemic attack go against Rex

    nydailynews.com Dec 1, 2013
    The Jets’ playoffs hopes died an unceremonious death on Sunday in front of a precious few diehards willing to witness the funeral until the bitter end. Sure, Rex Ryan’s team still is mathematically alive to play beyond 17 weeks, but everyone in the losi…
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  • TV analysts spend afternoon ripping Geno Smith and NY Jets

    TV analysts spend afternoon ripping Geno Smith and NY Jets

    nydailynews.com Dec 1, 2013
    Fortunately, Rex Ryan will only suffer through watching “the tape” of the Jets’ 23-3 loss to Miami and not the beating the organization took during, and in the hours leading up to, another Sunday embarrassment.
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  • On Pro Football: Transition Year for Jets’ General Manager May …

    On Pro Football: Transition Year for Jets’ General Manager May Be Final One for Coach

    The one opinion that matters now in the Jets’ organization, especially when it comes to selecting a quarterback, belongs to General Manager John Idzik — and not Rex Ryan.
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  • Rex Ryan has four weeks to save his job

    Rex Ryan has four weeks to save his job

    ESPN.com Dec 1, 2013
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Let's start by dismissing any talk of the playoffs. It's not worth mentioning, not after the green slop the New York Jets served up Sunday to their paying customers. There are bigger issues to tackle than wasting brain cells on …
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  • Rex won't second-guess Sanchez decision

    Rex won't second-guess Sanchez decision

    ESPN.com Dec 1, 2013
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Three months later, the ill-fated decision to play Mark Sanchez in the fourth quarter of the third preseason game still hovers over the New York Jets. Rex Ryan can't get away from it. "It's easy when you look back on things…
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  • Simply put, what a difference Gronk makes

    Simply put, what a difference Gronk makes

    ESPN.com Dec 1, 2013
    HOUSTON -- Here's one way to sum up the New England Patriots' offense in recent weeks: "What a difference a Gronk makes." While Rob Gronkowski officially returned to action on Oct. 20 against the New York Jets, he has only recently returned to…
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  • Simms replaces Geno; Rex mum on starter

    Simms replaces Geno; Rex mum on starter

    The New York Jets have a full-blown quarterback controversy.
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  • Josh Cribbs leaves in sling

    Josh Cribbs leaves in sling

    ESPN.com Dec 1, 2013
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Jets wide receiver/kick returner Josh Cribbs left Sunday's game with a right shoulder injury and had his arm in a sling following the 23-3 loss to the Dolphins at MetLife Stadium. The Jets announced in the second quarter that Cr…
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  • Santonio Holmes sees just three snaps

    Santonio Holmes sees just three snaps

    ESPN.com Dec 1, 2013
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – Santonio Holmes, who missed two straight practices before Sunday, might have done more jogging for trainers on the field than he did running in the game. The New York Jets' medical staff cleared the wide receiver and he was activ…
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  • Winslow perplexed by lack of snaps

    Winslow perplexed by lack of snaps

    ESPN.com Dec 1, 2013
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Since he returned from his four-game suspension, Kellen Winslow has barely seen the field in three games, including the New York Jets' 23-3 loss to the Miami Dolphins Sunday at MetLife Stadium. The veteran tight end is perplexed…
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  • Dee Milliner picking splinters after benching

    Dee Milliner picking splinters after benching

    ESPN.com Dec 1, 2013
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The New York Jets have benched rookie cornerback Dee Milliner more times than he's provided a difference-making play this season. The Jets benched Milliner for the third time after he allowed a touchdown in the Jets' 23-3 loss t…
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  • Geno earns trip to bench as Jets lose ugly to 'Fins

    Geno earns trip to bench as Jets lose ugly to 'Fins

    nydailynews.com Dec 1, 2013
    Geno Smith was bad again, and Matt Simms couldn't bail him out either. The patience for Geno Smith has run out. The fans were tired of Smith's struggles, and finally, Rex Ryan was too, pulling Smith for the first time in a competitive situation this sea…
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  • Is This Fireman Ed, Sans Fireman Gear, At The Jets Game?

    Is This Fireman Ed, Sans Fireman Gear, At The Jets Game?

    deadspin.com Dec 1, 2013
    Jets superfan Fireman Ed walked away from his chanting duties last season, but is he attending today's game without his garb? Sunglasses Ed seems toned down and tolerable.Read more...
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  • From Revis to Reed, some Jets fans get creative with a jersey m…

    From Revis to Reed, some Jets fans get creative with a jersey modification

    yahoo.com Dec 1, 2013
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – Well, those green and white Darrelle Revis jerseys are good for something, at least.New York Jets fans expected to see Revis, largely considered the league's best cornerback over the past four seasons, to be with the franchise un…
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  • Dolphins-Jets halftime notes

    Dolphins-Jets halftime notes

    ESPN.com Dec 1, 2013
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The Miami Dolphins lead the New York Jets, 6-0, at intermission. Here are some thoughts at halftime: The Dolphins’ offense was solid in the first half but didn’t see many results on the scoreboard. Miami had the ball for more th…
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  • New York Jets inactives: Garrard will sit

    New York Jets inactives: Garrard will sit

    ESPN.com Dec 1, 2013
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The Jets will have only two quarterbacks available Sunday as they host Miami for a 1 p.m. game. Starter Geno Smith will be backed up by Matt Simms, and veteran quarterback David Garrard is again inactive. Smith has not thrown a …
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  • Six-figure fine could be coming for Steelers, Tomlin

    Six-figure fine could be coming for Steelers, Tomlin

    profootballtalk.com Dec 1, 2013
    In the immediate aftermath of Steelers coach Mike Tomlin’s walkabout that resulted in one of his feet actually being in the field of play, we pointed to the precedent created three years ago by the league, when it fined the Jets $100,000 for a similar i…
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  • Sunday morning one-liners

    Sunday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Dec 1, 2013
    A plea for the Bills to go for it on fourth down on Sunday. The Dolphins have to win and hope for help to make the playoffs. Patriots QB Tom Brady isn’t worried about playing on the Reliant Stadium field. Said Jets G Willie Colon, “Our antennas are up. …
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  • Lupica: Gang's all here, for now

    Lupica: Gang's all here, for now

    nydailynews.com Dec 1, 2013
    So here we are with the Jets on the first football Sunday of December, their record at 5-6, the team coming off two train-wreck losses in a row, another season-defining moment for them against the Dolphins today, following the previous season-defining m…
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  • Video - Jets Postgame Report 01:59

    Jets Postgame Report

    Dec 1
    Rich Cimini gives his three takeaways from the Jets' 23-3 loss to the Dolphins.
  • Video - Sunday Blitz: Dolphins-Jets Recap 04:19

    Sunday Blitz: Dolphins-Jets Recap

    Dec 1
    Prim Siripipat and Tom Waddle break down the Dolphins' Week 13 win over the Jets.
  • Video - 'Homecoming' memories: Chad Pennington 01:29

    'Homecoming' memories: Chad Pennington

    Dec 1
    Former New York Jets quarterback Chad Pennington relives his greatest performance playing at home. In the 2002 AFC Wild Card playoffs, Pennington threw for 222 yards and three touchdowns to defeated Peyton Manning and the Indianapolis Colts.
  • Video - Geno Smith: 'Didn't Do Enough' 00:46

    Geno Smith: 'Didn't Do Enough'

    Dec 1
    Geno Smith reacts to getting pulled in Sunday's loss to the Dolphins.

Sports Columnists

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    Dec 1
    Sunday's huge game by Eric Decker, the Broncos' fourth receiving option, shows just how dangerous this Denver offense can be, writes Jeffri Chadiha.
  • Don Banks: Broncos looking positively Super after crucial win; more Snaps

    Dec 1
    Musings, observations and the occasional insight from a clarifying Week 13 in the NFL ...
  • Clayton: AFC playoff picture taking shape

    Dec 1
    The AFC playoff picture is coming into focus, writes John Clayton. Plus, the Colts' issues, Carson Palmer's regression and more.