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Myers: Tebow time is now, not later

Myers: Tebow time is now, not later Updated Oct 7, 2012
What can the Jets possibly do before the game against the undefeated Texans that can help fans take their minds off what looks like a season that is about to go into an irreversible tailspin?
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  • Gola's Playbook: Texans (4-0) at Jets (2-2)

    Gola's Playbook: Texans (4-0) at Jets (2-2) Oct 7, 2012
    The Texans’ Andre Johnson was stymied by Darrelle Revis in the past and while he should see more double coverage this time, he’ll also have more opportunities to beat Antonio Cromartie, who, as good as he is, isn’t Revis.
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  • Sanchez, Jets offense face tall task in Texans

    Sanchez, Jets offense face tall task in Texans Oct 7, 2012
    For all the criticism and second-guessing that Mark Sanchez has endured through the years, his biggest challenge begins on a national stage Monday night with a no-name supporting cast.
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  • Four things we learned about AFC East

    Four things we learned about AFC East

    Three games are in the books for Week 5 in the AFC East. The division went 2-1 on Sunday with the New York Jets still on the docket against the Houston Texans on "Monday Night Football." Here are four things we learned about the AFC East durin…
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  • NFL Network Reports That Jets Have Unsold Tickets For Monday Ni…

    NFL Network Reports That Jets Have Unsold Tickets For Monday Night, So Naturally It's A Tebow Thing

    The backup quarterback is always more popular than the starter because he is an unknown quantity; he theoretically could be better than the starter. Tim Tebow is not an unknown quantity. We know exactly what his strengths and weaknesses are. His strengt…
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  • Open Thread: Week 5 Sunday Games

    Open Thread: Week 5 Sunday Games Oct 7, 2012
    With the Jets playing the Monday nighter, here’s a chance for you to talk about the games you are watching unfold this afternoon.  The battle for Pennsylvania resumes when Philly takes on Pittsburgh, the Atlanta-Washington game actually has promise and
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  • BGA: The Expendables — Update #1

    BGA: The Expendables — Update #1 Oct 7, 2012
    Every year, teams have to let some players go. Even though the Jets brought back Sione Po’uha, Bryan Thomas and Nick Folk, they chose not to bring everyone back. During preseason, I kept track of the progress on the guys who left so we could at least st
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  • Sunday morning one-liners

    Sunday morning one-liners Oct 7, 2012
    It’s a homecoming day for Bills WR Stevie Johnson. Turnovers have been the biggest negative about Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill’s performance in his first four weeks. Patriots WR Brandon Lloyd is looking forward to his matchup with Champ Bailey. The Jets
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  • Video - J.J. Watt Ready For Tebow 01:04

    J.J. Watt Ready For Tebow

    Oct 7
    Texans DE J.J. Watt sits down with Jon Gruden prior to facing the Jets on Monday Night.
  • Video - Is Tebow Time Near? 01:50

    Is Tebow Time Near?

    Oct 7
    Michael Smith breaks down the numbers to see if it's time for the Jets to turn to Tim Tebow.

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Broncos were prepared mentally, but not physically, for Patriot…

    Oct 7
    FOXBORO, Mass. -- After another loss to New England was in the books -- their third in the span of 10 games, including last season's playoffs -- Champ Bailey and the rest of his Broncos teammates found the repetition of it all a little wearing.
  • Don Banks: No shortage of heroes in Colts' inspiring tribute win; more Sna…

    Oct 7
    FOXBORO, Mass. -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight as we take stock of an offensively sloppy but memorable Week 5 in the NFL....