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The Senate’'s top Democrat slammed the New York Jets along with the Republican Party on Thursday , saying they both share a problem: Who’'s their quarterback? Sen. Harry Reid used the sports analogy to slam the GOP’s approach to the looming budget dUpvote Share Tweet
THE FEDS RAIDED Jason Fabini’s Fort Wayne, Ind., home early Thursday, but the former Jets offensive tackle says he’s not a target of a criminal probe.Upvote Share Tweet
Jets Insider: Rex wants RBs involved in passing gameRex Ryan says the running game is improving from its early season swoons. The Jets are 26th in rush yards per attempt at 3.8, but have averaged 146 yards in their four games since the bye. “The offensive line is doing a good job blocking,” said runninUpvote Share Tweet
Rex likely will stay, Tannenbaum could be reassignedChanges are likely coming to the Jets if (when) another season ends without a playoff berth. Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News shed some light during Thursday’s PFT Live on what could happen. Mehta firmly believes that coach Rex Ryan will be bacUpvote Share TweetDuring Sunday's Fox telecast of Mark Sanchez's public flogging, in between the moments when Brian Billick repeated "jump street" and read copy for New Girl, a graphic popped up: Mark Sanchez, it read, had turned the ball over 81 times since hi…Upvote Share Tweet
Mike Westhoff, asked to describe the Jets?...deadspin.com Dec 6, 2012Mike Westhoff, asked to describe the Jets? "I don't know. Close the door on your head and tell me how bad it hurts." More »Upvote Share TweetRemember when there was intense debate in the AFC East blog about which quarterback was better: Chad Henne or Mark Sanchez? Miami Dolphins and New York Jets fans couldn't get enough of these young gunslingers. They were expected to develop and eventuall…Upvote Share Tweet
Jaguars offense looks like it will be more shorthanded than usualOne of the funniest things about the Jets pulling Mark Sanchez in the 7-6 victory over the Cardinals last week is that he wasn’t even the worst quarterback on the field. Bad as Sanchez was, Ryan Lindley was worse and wound up playing the entire game. WeUpvote Share Tweet
AccuScore: Jags beat JetsThe New York Jets made their quarterback decision and went back to Mark Sanchez. But according to AccuScore, it doesn't really matter who is under center this week for New York. AcccuScore predicts the hosting Jacksonville Jaguars (2-10) will beat the J…Upvote Share TweetNew York Jets backup quarterback Tim Tebow returns to his hometown this weekend to face the Jacksonville Jaguars, but he's likely to be a spectator.Upvote Share Tweet
Rex says Jet future not tied to Mark's successThe day after Rex Ryan announced that he's sticking with Mark Sanchez as the starting quarterback and admitted that "obviously I have to get this decision right," the head coach disagreed with the notion that his future with the Jets is linked…Upvote Share Tweet
PFT Live: Jets talk with Manish Mehta, Week 14 picksThe Jets have decided to turn back to Mark Sanchez at quarterback, a decision that will be a big part of the discussion on Thursday’s edition of PFT Live. Mike Florio will talk to Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News about the Jets’ choice, which cUpvote Share Tweet
Darnell Dockett Apologizes For Fighting Teammate Over "Let Them Score" Strategy, Still Clearly Doesn't Understand Why He Was Wrodeadspin.com Dec 6, 2012On Sunday, the Jets had the ball deep in Arizona territory and a one-point lead. The directive came in from the Cardinals' sideline: Let them score a touchdown, so Arizona could get the ball back down eight with more than a minute remaining. Sound advic…Upvote Share Tweet
Outsider’s Look: Jacksonville Jaguarsthejetsblog.com Dec 6, 2012We try to look at the Jets opponents every week and take some of the statistical numbers from Football Outsiders to better understand what the Jets will be facing on Sunday. Reminder, positive percentages are good on offense and specials, bad on defenUpvote Share TweetThe Bills will be plugging in two first-time starters on the offensive line this week. Dolphins rookie Jonthan Martin is excited about switching from RT to LT after the injury to Jake Long. Jets backup QB Tim Tebow reached out to a teen who was injured …Upvote Share Tweet
Week 13 Film Review, Horror Editionnytimes.com Dec 6, 2012The Jets' Mark Sanchez deserved to be benched after his second interception in the opening quarter against Arizona.Upvote Share Tweet
Bondy: Unlike Jets, no question about who is Giants' Mann at QBNobody troubled Tom Coughlin on Wednesday about whether Eli Manning or David Carr will be starting at quarterback against the New Orleans Saints. Taken out of context, it might be a reasonable question. After all, Manning ranks only 16th in the NFL quar…Upvote Share Tweet
NY Giants are the anti-NY Jets, a picture of stability at quarterback, despite another up-and-down regular seasonNobody troubled Tom Coughlin on Wednesday about whether Eli Manning or David Carr will be starting at quarterback against the New Orleans Saints. Taken out of context, it might be a reasonable question. After all, Manning ranks only 16th in the NFL quar…Upvote Share Tweet
Preview: New York Jets vs. Jacksonville JaguarsDec 6NFL Films previews the Week 14 matchup between the New York Jets and the Jacksonville Jaguars.
"SportsNation" Poll Shows Tebow Should StartDec 6Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith react to the "SportsNation" poll which statesTim Tebow should start against Jacksonville.
Countdown Daily Prediction: Jets-JaguarsDec 6The NFL Live crew makes their picks for the New York Jets at Jacksonville
Biggest NFL games of Week 14 -- John Clayton's First & 10Dec 6No. 1 seeds are on the line this weekend, but that distinction isn't as valuable as it once was, John Clayton writes.