Jonas Gray scored the go-ahead touchdown on a 1-yard run early in the fourth quarter after the Patriots intercepted Geno Smith, and New England clinched a first-round playoff bye with a 17-16 victory.
Rex Ryan and his New York Jets got their first road win this season. The Tennessee Titans couldn’t protect a lead yet again.
Jarius Wright’s 87-yard touchdown reception from Teddy Bridgewater in overtime gave the Minnesota Vikings a 30-24 victory over former teammate Percy Harvin and the New York Jets on Sunday.
The Miami Dolphins kept their playoff hopes intact by rallying for a 16-13 victory over the New York Jets on Monday night when Caleb Sturgis made a 26-yard field goal with 1:57 remaining.
Since we are upon our great day of gratitude, a pretext for gorging on poultry and then taking our swollen torsos to the nearest television for some football, let’s look to sports for reasons to give thanks.
The Bills arrived in the Detroit area Friday and held practice that night at the Lions’ headquarters in Allen Park.
Mathieu Perreault and Mark Scheifele scored less than 2 minutes apart early in the second period, and the Winnipeg Jets beat the New Jersey Devils 3-1 Tuesday night.
Michael Vick threw two touchdown passes and the New York Jets forced four turnovers while shutting down Ben Roethlisberger and the Pittsburgh Steelers in a stunning 20-13 victory Sunday that ended an eight-game losing streak.
On Sunday the New York Jets lost their 8th game in a row falling to the Kansas City Chiefs 24-10.
On Saturday, the Jets said cornerback Darrin Walls won’t travel with the team to Kansas City. Phillip Adams could start in his place.
The New York Jets defensive backfield will be without another key player on Sunday as cornerback Darrin Walls has been listed as doubtful.
Remember those AFC championship games? For many Jets fans, it might as well be back to the days of Weeb Eubanks and Joe Namath.
Kyle Orton threw four touchdown passes and the Buffalo Bills forced the New York Jets into six turnovers – three each by Geno Smith and Michael Vick – in a 43-23 rout Sunday.
Following a season-opening victory over the winless Oakland Raiders (0-6), the Jets have proceeded to drop six straight contests, including a heart-breaking 27-25 loss last Thursday night in New England.
While the Jets have stumbled to a 1-6 mark in a performance that could ultimately cost the boisterous Ryan his job when all is said and done, Buffalo has managed to keep itself in the division race, though Tom Brady and the Patriots are still the perennial favorites to win another AFC East crown.