Steve Weatherford #5 of the New York Giants kicks the ball against the Jacksonville Jaguars at EverBank Field on November 30, 2014 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Weatherford, Wilkerson Are Nominees For NFL Man Of The Year Award

Named for the late Hall of Fame running back, the award recognizes a player’s community service and performance on the field.

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Tale Of The Tape: New England Patriots At New York Jets

Tom Brady would remain one of the elite quarterbacks in the game even if he did not have stellar stats, because of plays like his 17-yard shoulder-dipping run in the third quarter against Miami that helped turn a close game into a New England rout.

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Ben Roethlisberger #7 of the Pittsburgh Steelers throws a pass in the first half against the Atlanta Falcons at the Georgia Dome on December 14, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Jastremski: NFL Winners, Losers And Locks Of The Week

So another week of football is in the books, and there is still so much to determine over the final two weeks of the season. Division titles, playoff berths, draft order!

12/16/2014

New York Jets general manager John Idzik (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Keidel: How Woody Doesn’t Can Idzik, Too, Is Beyond Me

Leading the reported crusade to find the Jets’ next head coach is Woody Johnson, which makes sense. What doesn’t make any sense is his wingman on the endeavor, general manager John Idzik.

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Marcus Mariota delivers David Letterman's "Top 10" on December 15, 2014. (CBS)

WATCH: Marcus Mariota Tweaks Jets, Giants During Letterman ‘Top 10’

“I’d like to play in the NFL,” the Heisman-winning quarterback joked Monday. “Does New York have any professional teams?”

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New York Jets Opponent Profile: New England Patriots

Can the New York Jets go toe-to-toe with one of the best teams in the National Football League?

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Jets head coach Rex Ryan (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Jets’ Chances At Top Draft Pick Drop To 0.02 Percent

In the locker room, Sunday’s win meant a whole lot to Rex Ryan and his players. On social media, it felt more like a loss to many Jets fans.

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Albert Wilson #12 of the Kansas City Chiefs runs the ball against Josh Thomas #41 of the New York Jets at Arrowhead Stadium on November 2, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Peter Aiken/Getty Images)

Jets Cornerback Josh Thomas Has Playbook, Passport Stolen

New York Jets cornerback Josh Thomas says on Twitter that his playbook and passport have been stolen, and he has made a public appeal for the items to be returned.

12/15/2014

Wide receiver Eric Decker of the New York Jets lines up against the Chicago Bears during a game at MetLife Stadium on Sept. 22, 2014. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Green Lantern: Decker Deserves A Lot More Respect Than He Receives

Eric Decker has persevered during a tough first season with the Jets, slowly proving that he’s not a product of someone else’s greatness.

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Goalie Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers is congratulated by Lee Stempniak #12 after defeating the Vancouver Canucks 5-1. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)

3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York Sports

Taking a look at who’s hot and who’s not on the local sports landscape.

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New York Jets general manager John Idzik (L) stands with head coach Rex Ryan (C) and owner Woody Johnson (R) before a game against the Denver Broncos at MetLife Stadium on October 12, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Report: Woody Johnson, John Idzik In Early Stages Of Coaching Search

Idzik, in just his second season as the general manager, might be fired by Johnson after the year, though Ryan’s seat appears hotter.

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Jets head coach Rex Ryan during the second half of a win over the Tennessee Titans at LP Field on December 14, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images)

Jets’ Rex On Draft Position: Real Fans Want To Win

The Jets improved to 3-11 on Sunday, snapping a three-game skid with their first road win. They also hurt their chances at the top overall draft pick, not that any of these Jets care.

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Johnny Manziel of the Cleveland Browns throws a pass during the second quarter against the Cincinnati Bengals at FirstEnergy Stadium on December 14, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

NFL Roundup: Manziel Stinks It Up, Cowboys Move Atop NFC East

In Cleveland, the debut of Johnny Football was a monumental flop. “It was tough,” Manziel said Sunday. “I’m not using the rookie excuse. It’s not me.”

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Geno Smith is sacked in the end zone for a safety on December 14, 2014 (Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images); Oregon Ducks quarterback Marcus Mariota poses with the Heisman Trophy on December 13, 2014 (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Only The Jets Can Turn A Win Into A Devastating Loss

Forget Mariota. Forget Winston. The Jets won a game in the present, but likely lost out at a shot at a brighter future.

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Team Grades: Jets Earn An Ugly Victory In Nashville

The New York Jets get back on the winning track by beating the Tennessee Titans 16-11.

12/15/2014

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