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Mehta: Will sticking with Geno help Rex avoid sack?

Mehta: Will sticking with Geno help Rex avoid sack?

nydailynews.com Updated Dec 2, 2013
The Jets made Roberto Duran proud on Monday with a collective no mas that eliminates any doubt that the team’s decision-makers have given up on a miracle playoff push.
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  • On Pro Football: New Names, but the Same Old Quarterback Mess

    On Pro Football: New Names, but the Same Old Quarterback Mess

    nytimes.com Dec 2, 2013
    For the Jets, it is another year in which the focal point for the team’s struggles settles on the quarterback, but now its Geno Smith in the role once occupied by Mark Sanchez.
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  • Holmes: Limited plays to 'monitor' injury

    Holmes: Limited plays to 'monitor' injury

    FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- In limiting Santonio Holmes (hamstring) to two snaps Sunday in the 23-3 loss to Miami, Jets coach Rex Ryan was taking steps to keep Holmes healthy the rest of the year. "We thought he was going to play a little more than that,…
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  • BGA: Dolphins at Jets – Final wrap-up

    BGA: Dolphins at Jets – Final wrap-up

    That just about does it for this week’s BGA, a thoroughly depressing review of a thoroughly depressing game that makes for a thoroughly depressing read, I’m sure. (Sorry about that). I’d like to close with a reminder to the Jets’ decision makers (whoeve…
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  • Analysis: QB decision a mixed message

    Analysis: QB decision a mixed message

    ESPN.com Dec 2, 2013
    FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- A few takeaways on the New York Jets' decision to stick with Geno Smith as the starting quarterback: 1. What it means: This decision shows the organization hasn't wavered in its season-long objective, which is to find out if Smith …
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  • Garrard say it’ll be status quo at quarterback

    Garrard say it’ll be status quo at quarterback

    profootballtalk.com Dec 2, 2013
    Amid speculation that the Jets’ quarterback Wheel of (Mis)Fortune could land on David Garrard, Garrard has let the cat out of the bag. According to Rich Cimini of ESPNNewYork.com, Garrard said Monday that Geno Smith will remain the starter. “Just kind o…
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  • BGA: Defensive Line – Holding their own

    BGA: Defensive Line – Holding their own

    thejetsblog.com Dec 2, 2013
    Some experts were critical of the defensive line yesterday, because the Jets gave up 125 rushing yards, only recorded one sack and didn’t put enough pressure on Ryan Tannehill. However, the reality is that this was another dominant display up front. Non…
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  • In 9 years doing the Red Zone Channel @DIRECTV , I've never had…

    In 9 years doing the Red Zone Channel @DIRECTV , I've never had more people complain when we went to

    deadspin.com Dec 2, 2013
    In 9 years doing the Red Zone Channel @DIRECTV , I've never had more people complain when we went to a game than today for Dolphins/Jets.— Andrew Siciliano (@AndrewSiciliano) December 2, 2013Read more...
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  • BGA: Running Backs – Backward Thinking

    BGA: Running Backs – Backward Thinking

    thejetsblog.com Dec 2, 2013
    We’ll get into the individual player analyses further down, but for now I want to focus on the Jets’ approach to the running game. Statistically speaking, they had 99 yards on 22 carries, which is not bad. The numbers don’t tell the whole story though. …
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  • Santonio Holmes, Kellen Winslow don’t play much for Jets

    Santonio Holmes, Kellen Winslow don’t play much for Jets

    profootballtalk.com Dec 2, 2013
    The Jets offense was dreadful again on Sunday, leading to a change at quarterback and a third straight loss that all but snuffed out whatever playoff dreams might have still been lingering in their heads. That loss came without much participation from w…
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  • Monday morning one-liners

    Monday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Dec 2, 2013
    Fumbles by TE Scott Chandler and WR Stevie Johnson were too much for the Bills to overcome. Dolphins DE Olivier Vernon made a big impact against the Jets. The Patriots run defense was a bit better this week than it was in Week 12. The Jets benched CB De…
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  • Video - Should Geno Smith Be The Jets' Starter? 02:36

    Should Geno Smith Be The Jets' Starter?

    Dec 2
    Tim Hasselbeck and Mark Brunell debate whether Geno Smith should be the Jets' starting quarterback.
  • Video - Geno Smith Will Start 02:25

    Geno Smith Will Start

    Dec 2
    Chris Mortensen, Billy Devaney and Adam Schefter react to the news that Jets QB Geno Smith will start in Week 14 against the Raiders.
  • Video - Should Jets Bench Geno Smith? 01:39

    Should Jets Bench Geno Smith?

    Dec 2
    Mark Brunell and Ron Jaworski discuss whether the Jets should replace starting quarterback Geno Smith.
  • Video - Jets Facing Questions At Quarterback 00:58

    Jets Facing Questions At Quarterback

    Dec 2
    Adam Schefter discusses Geno Smith's future as the Jets' starting quarterback.

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