The Oakland Raiders improved to 2-4 as they fought their way to an overtime victory over the New York Jets. A defense that gave up 34 points just a week before took a stand against a Jets’ offense that was averaging over 28 points per game. The Raiders allowed only three points for the Jets—scored on their opening drive. After
There’s supposed to be no such thing as an easy game in the NFL. An opponent’s record is meaningless, all statistics are wiped down to a clean slate, and the game has the potential to go in any direction possible. When the New York Jets took the field on Sunday, they played the entire game as if they never feared
Emotions fluctuated through highs and lows for the New York Jets and Arizona Cardinals as their high-scoring contest extended over the entire four quarters of play. With widely differing skill sets, it was difficult to assess any clear-cut advantages on either side of the ball. The first quarter provided multiple errors that could’ve shifted the momentum in either team’s direction.
It’s difficult to turn off the television when the Jets play on Monday night. No matter how bleak a game looks, fans hope to see a repeat of history—to see an opportunity for lightning to strike twice, while asking what the chances are for another Monday Night Miracle? Eventually, it becomes a lesson in futility as the Jets explore multiple
The New England Patriots improved to two wins, giving the New York Jets their first loss of the season, and proving why they are the defending division champions. Never taking advantage of the Patriots’ inexperience at quarterback, the Jets’ allowed Matt Cassel to secure his first win as a starter through short screen passes and a diverse rush attack. Cassel
Here goes something you never thought you’d read: Chad Pennington and the Miami Dolphins diced the New York Jets for over 250 passing yards, and two touchdowns. It’d be a little easy to write about how Chad Pennington’s efforts in the fourth quarter culminated in an interception by Darrelle Revis. But that would be unfair to his performance. The man