The Jets (5-7) are in free fall, having lost three in a row. A loss to the Raiders (4-8) at home on Sunday surely dooms their playoff chances. Here's a look at what they must do to avoid another loss.
Get Geno on track
Rookie Geno Smith is running out of time to turn it around. People have all but forgotten his Monday night heroics in Atlanta two months ago and are stewing over his 38.2%... » more
The Jets are consistently inconsistent. They're the only team which hasn't experienced two wins or two losses in a row. If they're to keep that bizarre run going and move to 6-5, they'll need to win on the road for just the second time this season. Fortunately, the Ravens (4-6) haven't won by more than three points since Week 3. Here's what the Jets should be able to do well in Baltimore.
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There wasn't much for Jets fans to be positive about following their team's ugly 37-14 loss to the Bills in Buffalo on Sunday. But here's one thing: If the playoffs began today, Gang Green would be playing.Unfortunately, there are plenty of teams on the cusp of jumping the Jets (5-5) in the standings in the coming weeks. At least Gang Green -- whose remaining strength of schedule had a combined... » more
Rex 5, Rob 0.
Once again, Jets coach got the better of his twin brother, Rob Ryan, as Rex's Jets defeated the Saints, 26-20, in yesterday’s Ryan Bowl at MetLife Stadium. Rex has now defeated his brother, the Saints defensive coordinator, in all five of their head-to-head matchups in the NFL.
In a game the Jets (5-4) desperately needed to win heading into next week's bye, their defensive... » more
Last Sunday's 30-27 overtime victory against the AFC East-leading Patriots clearly represents the signature win of the Jets' young season. This weekend, they'll get another chance for a statement win if they can upset the Bengals, the AFC North leaders at 5-2, in Cincinnati. Here's how the Jets (4-3) can pull it off and position themselves for a legitimate run at a postseason berth in the second... » more
The Jets fan from Holbrook who was seen in an online video punching a female New England Patriots fan after Sunday's game at MetLife Stadium spent time in prison for stabbing a teenager to death 20 years ago.
The video, which has gone viral, showed Kurt Paschke II, 38, slugging a woman wearing a Patriots jersey in the midst of a brawl after the Jets' overtime victory over New England.
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Nick Folk got a second chance and kicked a 42-yard field goal in overtime as the surprising New York Jets ended a six-game losing streak to the New England Patriots with a 30-27 victory on Sunday.
The game-winner, with 5:07 left in the extra period, came moments after Folk had missed a 56-yarder.
He received a chance to make amends when an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty was called on... » more
The Jets are becoming predictable, having alternated wins and losses through the first six weeks. On the bright side, they’re primed to win this week’s matchup Sunday at MetLife Stadium against the Patriots if the pattern holds to form. If that’s not enough to reassure the Jets faithful that they can knock off their rivals from New England, here’s three much better reasons to believe.
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The Jets signed Josh Cribbs to shore up their injury-riddled return game, according to multiple reports yesterday.
Cribbs, 30, has not played during the 2013 regular season after being released by the Raiders during the preseason, in part due to a knee injury.
One of the best return men in league history, Cribbs' eight kickoff returns for touchdowns are tied with former Jet Leon Washington... » more
Rex Ryan supporters can rejoice. The spirited Jets coach has his team clicking after a big Monday Night Football win in Atlanta. Their schedule kicks the degree of difficulty up a notch after this weekend, but at least their Week 6 contest against the winless Steelers offers a solid chance to move to 4-2. Here are three reasons to be optimistic that the Jets will get the win on Sunday at MetLife... » more