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The line between pro football and pro wrestling will further be blurred on Sunday. That’s when WWE star John Cena serves as the honorary captain of the Jets before Sunday’s game against the Colts, according to Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News.Share Tweet
There will be no Darrelle Revis Super Bowl miracle this year. It would seemingly take a miracle for the Jets to get there in the first place, but Revis will be on injured reserve, as expected, still recovering from his torn ACL.Share Tweet
Jets Insider: LB Thomas says run defense is 'bad'nydailynews.com Oct 12, 2012The Jets’ run defense to this point can be summed up in one word. "Bad,” said veteran linebacker Bryan Thomas. “It is what it is.”Once a running back’s nightmare, Gang Green’s front seven has become a haven for yards and touchdowns on the grouShare Tweet
Source: Jets to Promote Antonio AllenJake Steinberg, theJetsBlog.com With Darrelle Revis officially put on IR, I’ve learned the Jets have decided to activate Antonio Allen from the practice squad to the active roster in his place. This comes just days after Eric Smith hurt his knee in pracShare TweetNew York Jets tight end Dustin Keller is expected to play Sunday against the visiting Indianapolis Colts after missing each game since Week 1 with a hamstring injury.Share TweetIt was an interesting offseason for backup quarterback Drew Stanton. He began the year as a free agent signed by the New York Jets in March. The Denver Broncos signed Peyton Manning soon after, which started a domino effect of Tim Tebow landing in New Y…Share Tweet
Jared Allen says his knee is as valuable as Tom Brady’sprofootballtalk.com Oct 12, 2012Defensive players are beginning to revolt against the NFL’s protection of the knees of quarterbacks, at the expense of the knees of other players. Vikings defensive end Jared Allen thinks it shouldn’t be that way. And he made his point in referenceShare Tweet
The NFL protects defenseless players, but not if they’re on defenseyahoo.com Oct 12, 2012The season-ending knee injury suffered by Houston Texans linebacker Brian Cushing in the first half of Houston's 23-17 Monday night win over the New York Jets has spun more outrage than the NFL would like. In a league culture that preaches player safety…Share Tweet
BGA: Scouting Daniel MuirFollowing the injury to Kenrick Ellis on Monday Night, the Jets brought in some cover in the shape of former Colts nose tackle Daniel Muir. With Sione Po’uha’s status still up in the air due to his back injury, it looks likely that Muir will have to sShare Tweet
Mark Sanchez, Peyton Manning, the Giants: Answers to Readers' Questionsnytimes.com Oct 12, 2012Judy Battista, the N.F.L. reporter for The Times, answers questions from readers.Share TweetBy now, we’ve all seen the news that Jets offensive lineman Matt Slauson was fined $10,000 for “an illegal peel-back block” on Brian Cushing in the Jets most recent game against the Houston Texans on Monday night. PFT has the dirty on the rulShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com Oct 12, 2012Bills RB Tashard Choice tried to rally his teammates with a speech following last week’s loss. It looks like WR Jabar Gaffney will play for the Dolphins this Sunday. Moving Rob Ninkovich to defensive end has worked out well for the Patriots. Jets RB ShoShare Tweetjetsgab.com Oct 12, 2012No one would have guessed that Colts rookie QB Andrew Luck would have already scored wins this season over Aaron Rodgers and Christin Ponder, but this isn’t your average first overall pick. Also, he’s not playing on the 2011 Colts, which helps a lot.Share Tweet
'Playbook': Indianapolis Colts vs. New York JetsOct 12Will Indianapolis Colts QB Andrew Luck continue his growth against New York Jets CB Antonio Cromartie and the rest of the Jets defense? The "Playbook" group discusses Luck's potential and the decline of Jets QB Mark Sanchez.
Jets-Colts PreviewOct 12ESPNNewYork's Rich Cimini with the three keys for the Jets on Sunday against the Colts.
PTI Big Finish October 12thOct 12PTI runs down Friday's top stories.
NFL Live OT: Losing Teams That Can Make The PlayoffsOct 12Trey Wingo, Tedy Bruschi and Mark Schlereth discuss which teams with losing records they think can make the playoffs.