Patriots coach Bill Belichick on Monday declined to rule out bringing back the popular but underperforming quarterback some time this season, noting that it’s not uncommon for him to re-sign a player he’s already cut.
The Jets could be without Joe McKnight and Marquice Cole for Saturday’s clash with the Giants. Santonio Holmes, Eric Smith and Mike DeVito are all listed as probable.
The Jets received a boost before their crucial game with the Giants. Plaxico Burress and Jeremy Kerley returned to full practice schedules on Thursday.
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.
Another loss and maybe the legend of the “Same Old Jets” would have continued. But after back-to-back losses that sent them reeling, New York came up big in Sunday’s 22-17 win over the Steelers.
While many media members and fans are calling the Patriots legitimate Super Bowl contenders, the Jets have some skeptics despite their record.
Wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery has been ruled out for the New York Jets’ game against the Houston Texans with a groin injury.
New York Jets backup defensive back Marquice Cole will miss the team’s game at Cleveland because of a strained left hamstring.
The New York Jets were dragging on offense, unable to get anything cranking during a second straight sluggish performance. Then, desperation led to a successful spark: the hurry-up offense.