The Bills had little choice but to try a pass from the 2-yard line with 1 second left in the game. Their top two running backs had been carted off the field in the first half.
Abby Sims breaks down the diagnoses and prognoses for John Skelton, Pierre Garcon, Dwight Freeney, Fred Jackson, Rashad Jennings, David Nelson, Jake Locker and Rodger Saffold.
Mark Sanchez led a Jets’ comeback over the Buffalo Bills on Sunday to keep Gang Green’s playoff hopes alive. His late heroics keep the Jets in playoff contention.
From the outside, it would seem the Jets were falling apart emotionally at just the wrong time — not that there is any right time for that stuff. But maybe this all will work in reverse, like a new spark plug inserted into a sputtering engine.
Buffalo Bills running back Fred Jackson won’t play Sunday in New York against the Jets because of a leg injury.
It’s amazing what a difference three weeks can make. Three weeks ago, the Jets were stumbling through a three game losing streak, Now, all of a sudden, the Jets find themselves just one game behind the Bills and Patriots for first place in the AFC East.
When you tune in to Sunday’s Jets-Bills game, you may want to keep a close eye on the outside linebacker who stands up at the edge of Mike Pettine’s 3-4 front. That would be Aaron Maybin.
With just two touchdowns, including one on a kickoff return, Bills rookie C.J. Spiller never anticipated the transition to the NFL would be so difficult after making the game look easy by scoring 51 times in four seasons at Clemson.
Lee Evans didn’t have to look at the scoreboard Sunday to figure out his team was well on its way to another discouraging and frustrating loss.