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Rex Ryan and NY Jets save season with win over St. Louis Rams, …

Rex Ryan and NY Jets save season with win over St. Louis Rams, look ahead to Thanksgiving Day showdown with Patriots

nydailynews.com ESPN.com Updated Nov 18, 2012
Rex Ryan had his overnight bag slung over his shoulder as he walked through the hallways of the Edward Jones Dome headed to the team bus. The Jets’ season was making the trip home with him instead of being left behind.
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  • Powell, Greene put rush into Jets' offense

    Powell, Greene put rush into Jets' offense

    nydailynews.com Nov 18, 2012
    Bilal Powell took the handoff from Mark Sanchez on a draw, waited a beat then darted five yards for the touchdown early in the fourth quarter Sunday. It was the second-year tailback’s first career score, and the first time a Jets tailback reached the en
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  • Gang thankful to have a season

    Gang thankful to have a season

    nydailynews.com Nov 18, 2012
    Rex Ryan had his overnight bag slung over his shoulder as he walked through the hallways of the Edward Jones Dome headed to the team bus. The Jets’ season was making the trip home with him instead of being left behind.
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  • Jets' Season Temporarily Saved
  • Jets Insider: Bart's media boycott fails

    Jets Insider: Bart's media boycott fails

    In the first game since unnamed Jets were quoted in the Daily News ripping Tim Tebow, linebacker Bart Scott attempted to recruit his defensive teammates to boycott the media afterward, but failed to gain traction.
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  • Cam Newton Gives A Small Child A Football And An Epileptic Fit:…

    Cam Newton Gives A Small Child A Football And An Epileptic Fit: Your Sunday NFL GIF Roundup

    deadspin.com Nov 18, 2012
    We'll be putting all our GIFs for the day here, from the happiest person you'll ever see on the receiving end of a ball from Cam Newton, to the Cowboys onside kicking in the third quarter, and failing. We'll update the post as the later games conclude, …
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  • News Corporation's Bid for a Stake in YES Would Value Channel a…

    News Corporation's Bid for a Stake in YES Would Value Channel at $3 Billion

    nytimes.com Nov 18, 2012
    News Corporation is on the verge of acquiring up to 49 percent of the YES Network from the Yankees and their partners, according to three people familiar with the negotiations.
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  • Wallace to return for Nets after six games out

    Wallace to return for Nets after six games out

    ESPN.com Nov 18, 2012
    Brooklyn Nets small forward Gerald Wallace will return to the lineup on Sunday aagainst the Sacramento Kings, the team announced.
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  • Solid Sanchez helps Jets end three-game skid

    Solid Sanchez helps Jets end three-game skid

    Mark Sanchez directed a turnover-free offense and Bilal Powell ran for the first two touchdowns of his career, helping the New York Jets end a three-game losing streak with a 27-13 victory over the St. Louis Rams on Sunday.
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  • Jets right the ship a bit with 27-14 win

    Jets right the ship a bit with 27-14 win

    profootballtalk.com Nov 18, 2012
    The direction of the Jets’ season probably won’t change all that much as a result of Sunday’s 27-14 victory in St. Louis, but it’s going to make for a much calmer week than the one they just finished. With the Jets riding a totally ineffective off
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  • The People That Own Nets.com Are Now Redirecting The Page To Th…

    The People That Own Nets.com Are Now Redirecting The Page To The Knicks' All-Star Ballot

    deadspin.com Nov 18, 2012
    A while back, we looked into who owns Nets.com, and why that web address doesn't redirect to the NBA website's subpage for the Brooklyn Nets. Type in the name for any other team in the league, and you'll be redirected to NBA.com/TEAM. If you typed in Ne…
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  • Rapid Reaction: Redskins 31, Eagles 6

    Rapid Reaction: Redskins 31, Eagles 6

    ESPN.com Nov 18, 2012
    LANDOVER, Md. -- A few thoughts on the Washington Redskins' fairly easy victory over the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday at FedEx Field. What it means: The Redskins move within two games of the division-leading Giants, and at 4-6, they are not, technicall…
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  • Pete Rose ban document fails to sell at auction

    Pete Rose ban document fails to sell at auction

    CNNSI.com Nov 18, 2012
    NEW YORK (AP) - Pete Rose's copy of the 1990 agreement in which he accepted a lifetime ban from baseball failed to sell at auction because no bid met the minimum.
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  • Melo, Knicks bounce back with win over Pacers

    Melo, Knicks bounce back with win over Pacers

    ESPN.com nydailynews.com Nov 18, 2012
    Carmelo Anthony had 26 points and nine rebounds, and the New York Knicks bounced back from their first loss of the season, beating the Indiana Pacers 88-76 on Sunday.
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  • Section 15: Welcome to the Neighborhood

    Section 15: Welcome to the Neighborhood

    nytimes.com Nov 18, 2012
    The Off the Dribble team was interested in learning about Nets fans now that the team is in Brooklyn. Arens Marthone, a 46-year-old nuclear pharmacist, had a short commute to his fish tacos and his seat in Section 15.
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  • Danny Amendola limps off field

    Danny Amendola limps off field

    profootballtalk.com Nov 18, 2012
    The Rams fell behind the Jets after a Sam Bradford fumble and they lost wide receiver Danny Amendola on the next drive. Amendola immediately grabbed the back of his right foot after a Bradford pass sailed incomplete on third down. He hopped right to his…
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  • Scalped Wes Anderson Character Is Playing Point Guard For The K…

    Scalped Wes Anderson Character Is Playing Point Guard For The Knicks

    deadspin.com Nov 18, 2012
    The Knicks are playing the Pacers this afternoon at Madison Square Garden. As of this writing, the Knicks had a 16-point lead halfway through the third quarter. Sadly, Jason Kidd suffered a head injury and was replaced by what appears to be a scalped Bo…
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  • Top 10 NFL Quarterbacks to Date: Where Eli Manning fits in

    Top 10 NFL Quarterbacks to Date: Where Eli Manning fits in

    giantsfootballblog.com Nov 18, 2012
    Every week we debate whether quarters are elite or not. We say “these are the top 5 guys,” referring to Peyton Manning and Tom Brady and Drew Brees, and we forget about an Aaron Rogers or an Eli Manning, and then we fret when someone doesn’t mention
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  • Aaron Berry Ready to Step in for Trufant

    Aaron Berry Ready to Step in for Trufant

    thejetsblog.com Nov 18, 2012
    FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — It could be “Go Time” soon for Jets cornerback Aaron Berry. Signed by the Jets on Oct. 1 of this season, Berry came to the team with a reputation as a tough and tenacious cornerback who also had a nose for some occasional troubl
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  • Knicks' Smith calls out Griz's Bayless after fight

    Knicks' Smith calls out Griz's Bayless after fight

    CNNSI.com Nov 18, 2012
    Knicks' Smith calls out Griz's Bayless after fight
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  • Glat’s presence at meeting could be bad news for Tannenbaum

    Glat’s presence at meeting could be bad news for Tannenbaum

    profootballtalk.com Nov 18, 2012
    When Jets owner Woody Johnson hired Neil Glat to serve as team president in April 2012, it wasn’t clear whether G.M. Mike Tannenbaum should worry. It’s now clear that Tannenbaum should worry. Of course, Tannenbaum publicly has said he’s not worried
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  • Whatever it’s Called, It Still Sucks

    Whatever it’s Called, It Still Sucks

    thejetsblog.com Nov 18, 2012
    Rich Cimini has a bunch of nuggets about what if scenarios regarding the Jets and Rams that are kind of cool to read.  It’s fascinating to see how closely the teams have been tied to each other in that 2009 year … But here, Cimini shares some opinion
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  • NFC East Blog: Boys, Skins Should Prevail

    NFC East Blog: Boys, Skins Should Prevail

    giantsfootballblog.com Nov 18, 2012
    from Jimmy Kempski of Blogging the bEast….. Browns at Cowboys: The Cowboys have three consecutive home games against bad teams (Browns, Redskins, Eagles).  This is an absolute golden opportunity for them to make a serious run at the Giants for the div
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  • Ex-Jet Kris Jenkins backtracks about wanting to see Sanchez hur…

    Ex-Jet Kris Jenkins backtracks about wanting to see Sanchez hurt

    profootballtalk.com Nov 18, 2012
    Kris Jenkins and Mark Sanchez were teammates for two seasons with the Jets. But after seeing Sanchez struggle in last week’s loss to the Seahawks, Jenkins was so disgusted that he said he’d like to see Sanchez suffer an injury. “There is a point whe
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  • Woody Johnson convenes a meeting of Jets’ brass

    Woody Johnson convenes a meeting of Jets’ brass

    profootballtalk.com Nov 18, 2012
    In the same week that Jets owner Woody Johnson complained publicly about a perception that he cares more about making money than winning, he also called a meeting to privately address how the team can turn things around on the field. Bob Glauber of News…
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  • Tejada, Panama bounce Nicaragua from qualifier

    Tejada, Panama bounce Nicaragua from qualifier

    MLB.com Nov 18, 2012
    Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada led the offensive attack with three doubles and drove in a pair of runs, as host Panama claimed a 6-2 victory to knock Nicaragua out of the World Baseball Classic qualifier on Saturday.
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  • Video - RG3 Guides Redskins To Biggest Win Since 2007 00:37

    RG3 Guides Redskins To Biggest Win Since 2007

    Nov 18
    Robert Griffin III and Santonio Holmes address the media after leading the Redskins to their biggest win since 2007.
  • Video - Sunday Blitz: Jets-Rams Recap 01:33

    Sunday Blitz: Jets-Rams Recap

    Nov 18
    Cary Chow and Cris Carter break down the Jets' 27-13 win over the Rams.
  • Video - Jets Snap Skid With Win Over Rams 00:30

    Jets Snap Skid With Win Over Rams

    Nov 18
    Bilal Powell ran for two touchdowns in the Jets' 27-13 win over the Rams.
  • Video - Jets vs. Rams highlights 02:18

    Jets vs. Rams highlights

    Nov 18
    New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez throws for 178 yards and a touchdown as the Jets beat the St. Louis Rams 27-13.

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