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On the seven-play drive that sealed the Jets’ win over the Jaguars, Mark Sanchez handed the ball off on each down, to the same tailback, Bilal Powell, as time ticked from the third quarter into the fourth. All but one of the rushes moved the ball forwarUpvote Share Tweet
Mark Sanchez along for the ride as he doesn't make or break NY Jets in win over Jacksonville JaguarsMarc Brunell was the Jets’ backup quarterback last season. Great guy. Knowledgeable veteran. But there was absolutely no chance he was going to create a quarterback controversy.Upvote Share Tweet
Stephen Hill to Get MRI on Knee TomorrowFor a team that’s dealing with a tough slate of injuries already this season, watching Stephen Hill go up for a reception and come down grabbing his knee in obvious pain during the early second quarter against the Jaguars was the last thing many Jets fUpvote Share TweetFor the Jets, this was a must-have game, but not for the playoffs necessarily (while that is a possibility) it was for the viability of Mark Sanchez. The Jaguars are a bad football team and are bad defensively too, so while many of us expected fireworUpvote Share Tweetjetsgab.com Dec 9, 2012By Jordan Aaron Week 14 was an interesting one at most. Mark Sanchez yet again led the team to the locker room at halftime with zero points on the board. Playing in Jacksonville, Tim Tebow’s hometown, it would have been an easy move to put number 15 inUpvote Share Tweet
The Kick Is Up, And It's Good!: Your Sunday NFL GIF Roundupdeadspin.com Dec 9, 2012We'll be putting all our GIFs for the day here, from the double-bird field goal salute, Rex Ryan digesting a delicious meal and Lee Smith being eaten by Bills fans. We'll update the post as the later games conclude, so stay tuned. More »Upvote Share Tweet
Antonio Cromartie departs with head injuryThe Jets are trying to hold on in the fourth quarter for their second straight win, but they might have to do it without one of their best defenders. Cornerback Antonio Cromartie has returned to the locker room after getting drilled by teammate Yeremiah…Upvote Share Tweet
Jags hold 3-0 lead as Jets offense continues to destructLast week’s Jets-Cardinals game set offensive football back about 60 years. This week’s Jets-Jaguars matchup isn’t quite that bad, but it isn’t going to be the subject of any glowing documentaries on the NFL Network either. The Jaguars lead 3-0 afUpvote Share TweetWe’re experimenting today with a new feature. I’ve been charting games for some of the Jets’ upcoming opponents, enabling me to break down what to watch out for on gameday. Please let me know in the comments section if you would like this to becomeUpvote Share TweetBills RB C.J. Spiller has a starry group of admirers. It looks like a tough matchup for the Dolphins offense this week. Former Patriots WR Troy Brown isn’t a big fan of current Patriots WR Brandon Lloyd. The Jets defense feels a lot better about itselfUpvote Share Tweet
The Rundown: Is the Running Game the Exit Strategy?In Rex Ryan’s first year with the team he stolidly stuck to running the ball to devastating effect, leading the team in carries and yards by a wide margin. Over the years the team has moved away from that model, but according to the New York Times, thUpvote Share TweetThe Jets have been toying with the idea of dressing all three of the players listed on their roster as quarterbacks, something that’s a bit easier now that they won’t have to use a roster spot on Dustin Keller. Keller was listed as doubtful on FridayUpvote Share Tweet
NY Jets take three-quarterback circus of Mark Sanchez, Tim Tebow and Greg McElroy on road to Jacksonvillenydailynews.com Dec 9, 2012It is no longer a three-ring circus now with the Jets. It is a three-quarterback circus, one they take to Jacksonville on Sunday, where they see if one or all of their quarterbacks can beat a Jaguars team even worse than the Jets have been.Upvote Share Tweet
Sunday Blitz: Jets-Jaguars RecapDec 9Prim Siripipat and Cris Carter break down the Jets' 17-10 win over the Jaguars.
Jets Hold Off JagsDec 9Shonn Greene and Bilal Powell ran for touchdowns in the Jets' win over the Jaguars.
Jets vs. Jaguars highlightsDec 9The New York Jets come away with a much needed win in a 17-10 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars.
New York Jets RB Bilal Powell 4-yard TDDec 9New York Jets running back Bilal Powell takes it through the middle for the 4-yard touchdown.
Don Banks: Falcons, Bears on downward spirals as postseason nears; more Sn…Dec 9LANDOVER, Md. -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight from a less-than-artistic Week 14 in the NFL.
Don Banks: Even with RGIII injury, 'Skins' special season stays on playoff…Dec 9LANDOVER, Md. -- The Washington Redskins became relevant again that moment in early March when they swung the blockbuster trade for the St. Louis Rams' No. 2 draft pick, making the Heisman-winning Robert Griffin III a dream come true in burgundy.