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The Colts are going to be in the market for some help on the defensive line over the final five weeks of the season. Coach Bruce Arians said that the knee injury suffered by defensive lineman Fili Moala in Sunday’s win over the Bills will end his seasonUpvote Share Tweet
Calais Campbell, Todd Heap closing in on return for CardsThe Arizona Cardinals could see the return of defensive end Calais Campbell and tight end Todd Heap this Sunday as the team tries to end a seven game losing streak against the New York Jets. Campbell has missed the last two games for the Cardinals with …Upvote Share Tweet
Brandon Moore would like it if you wouldn’t talk about the Jets’ butt-fumble anymoreyahoo.com Updated Nov 27, 2012The "butt-fumble" is now fourth in the New York Jets' 2012 lexicon, right behind "Tebow," "Fireman Ed," and whatever goofy thing Rex Ryan is saying these days. Mark Sanchez's fumble in the New England Patriots' 49-19 Thanks…Upvote Share Tweet
Blogger Blitz: AFC East hot seatAFC East blogger James Walker talks about the future of Rex Ryan and Chan Gailey.Upvote Share TweetFireman Ed stepping aside as the Jets’ most visible fan has not gone unnoticed by one of his AFC East rivals. The Dolphins superfan who goes by the name Big Papa Pump told 790 The Ticket in Miami that he’d never quit on his team, and doesn’t respectUpvote Share Tweet
Here's An Angry Mob Of Jets Fans Mercilessly Heckling The Teamdeadspin.com Updated Nov 27, 2012This video was apparently taken at halftime of the Jets' Thanksgiving Day massacre, suffered at the hands of the Patriots. It's just 46 seconds of angry Jets fans expressing their pure, unadulterated hatred for every player on the team except Tim Tebow.…Upvote Share TweetWeek 13 of the NFL season could be lucky for up to five teams. In the coming days, the Texans, Ravens, Patriots, Broncos, and Falcons can each clinch playoff berths. For the Pats, it’s simple: Win and they’re in, via the AFC East crown. For the TexaUpvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Nov 27, 2012Did the 49ers' QB change damage their Super Bowl hopes? Hardly, history says. Not only has such a move been done before, but it's been done with success. Don Banks explains.Upvote Share TweetYou’ve heard the chatter by the sports pundits and on the talk shows. Heck, you might even have heard it here. So, are the knee-jerk reactions about your team based in reality? Our NFL bloggers weigh in.Upvote Share Tweet
Joe McKnight tries wide receiver on for sizeIf Joe McKnight got a separate paycheck for every position he’s played for the Jets this season, he’d be a good bit wealthier than he is right now. McKnight started the year as a running back and kick returner for the Jets before making a brief switchUpvote Share Tweet
Sanchez-Fitzpatrick-Tannehill WatchThe race for the No. 2 quarterback in the AFC East is getting down to the final stages. Here is another edition of the "Sanchez-Fitzpatrick-Tannehill Watch" for Week 12: Mark Sanchez, New York Jets Result: L, 49-19 against New England Stats: 2…Upvote Share Tweet
Days after NY Jets Thanksgiving massacre, Mark Sanchez running into Brandon Moore's behind still being joked aboutnydailynews.com Updated Nov 27, 2012It’s worth wondering if any of the Jets’ corporate sponsors still want to be associated with the team. As things stand now, only companies selling clown noses and whoopee cushions would benefit from an alliance with Woody Johnson’s crew.Upvote Share Tweet
Drive of the Week: Tannehill leads 'Phins comebackNov 27Dolphins rookie QB Ryan Tannehill leads Miami on a game-winning drive late in the fourth quarter vs. Seattle. Brian Baldinger breaks down his best throws.
Blogger Blitz: AFC East Hot SeatNov 27AFC East blogger James Walker talks about the future of Rex Ryan and Chan Gailey.
Kerry J. Byrne: Steelers coughed up a gift in Week 12, but Browns almost b…Nov 27The Dawg Pound barked with joy when the Cleveland Browns upended the hated Pittsburgh Steelers 20-14 on Sunday.
Peter King: From Bowles blowing it to Chip's chances, coach talk heats up;…Nov 27Clearing out the NFL notebook entering Week 13:
Don Banks: Opinions still split on Kaepernick move, but history backs Harb…Nov 27Even when it feels like something entirely new has come along in the NFL -- like the head coach of a leading Super Bowl contender making a late-season starting quarterback change -- it's usually not all that novel. Not entirely.
Jim Trotter: Awards Watch: Week 12Nov 27The pulse of the NFL season changes weekly. Every Tuesday, SI.com will break down the front-runners for the major NFL awards.