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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?

12/16/2014

ORCHARD PARK, NY - OCTOBER 12: Rob Gronkowski #87 of the New England Patriots celebrates after a reception against the Buffalo Bills during the second half at Ralph Wilson Stadium on October 12, 2014 in Orchard Park, New York. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Thursday Night Fantasy Starters: Tom Brady, Chris Johnson And Rob Gronkowski

While the Jets have fallen badly, the Patriots have picked it up with two stellar offensive showings in the last two weeks. Tom Brady has found his rhythm, while tight end Rob Gronkowski is growing more dangerous each week. Here’s a look at the key players on each side and which players belong in your fantasy line-up.

10/16/2014

BOSTON, MA - JUNE 03: Rob Gronkowski of the New England Patriots celebrates during Game Four of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs between the Miami Heat and the Boston Celtics on June 3, 2012 at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

6 NFL ‘Bros’ Guaranteed To Be The Life Of The Party

Looking for your kindred party spirit? We’ve wrangled 6 NFL players who are sure to be the life of the party wherever they go.

05/29/2014

FOXBORO, MA - DECEMBER 8: Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots leads the team during a game with the Cleveland Browns at Gillette Stadium on December 8, 2013 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Colts Have Three Big Keys To Taking Down The Patriots On The Road

The Indianapolis Colts are currently riding high after taking down the Kansas City Chiefs with the second-largest comeback in NFL playoff history. They’ve got to come back to earth though, and prepare for the New England Patriots on the road, and there are a few big things that need to be done for the win.

01/08/2014

FOXBORO, MA - DECEMBER 08: Head coach Bill Belichick of the New England Patriots looks on in the second quarter against the Cleveland Browns during the game at Gillette Stadium on December 8, 2013 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Belichick A Possible Candidate For NFL Coach Of The Year

The 2013 season might be the best performance of Bill Belichick’s coaching career.

12/31/2013

Rob Gronkowski of the New England Patriots reacts to the cheers of fan as he leaves the field with an injury. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski Suffers Potentially Serious Knee Injury, Carted Off

It is feared that Gronkowksi potentially suffered a serious knee injury. Coach Bill Belichick said after the game that Gronkowski went to a hospital for observation.

12/08/2013

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TTYM: Watch A Gronk Rap Music Video And Spencer Hawes Sing Karaoke

   by @TaraLipinskyMore Columns here. In This week’s That Thing You Missed Spencer Hawes follows up a put-back dunk with a little ditty, a hockey ref is in the wrong place at the right time, the Harlem Globetrotters […]

11/15/2013

Rex Ryan of the Jets and Patriots head coach Bill Belichick shake hands at the end of New York's 30-27 win over New England at MetLife Stadium on October 20, 2013. (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Jets, Refs Send Patriots Home With Beli-Ache

The Jets, given new life after a rare call in overtime, ran the ball three times to set up Nick Folk’s winner and send the green towel-waving fans at MetLife Stadium into a frenzy.

10/21/2013

Rob Gronkowski (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Milliner, Wilson Active For Jets, Gronkowski Makes Season Debut

Gronkowski had been listed as questionable despite his agent saying Friday that the tight end had been cleared by his doctors to play.

10/20/2013

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Jets Ready For Rob Gronkowski If He Plays Or Not

Jets coach Rex Ryan wasn’t taking any chances in his team’s preparations this week, so they used Zach Sudfeld as “Baby Gronk” in practice.

10/19/2013

FOXBORO, MA - DECEMBER 24: Jerod Mayo #51 of the New England Patriots reacts after he sacked Matt Moore #8 of the Miami Dolphins in the second half at Gillette Stadium on December 24, 2011 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Can The New York Jets Take Advantage Of A Banged Up Patriots Defense?

With Mayo and Wilfork out the Jets should look to establish the running game early and often.

10/18/2013

Rob Gronkowski (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Patriots’ Gronkowski Cleared To Play Against Jets, Agent Says

Bad news, Jets fans: Gronk is a go. The big Tom Brady target hasn’t played this season, missing 11 of his last 12 regular-season games due a series of injuries.

10/18/2013

Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Report: Gronkowski’s Availability For Jets Still Up In The Air

According to a CBS Sports report, Rob Gronkowski’s status for Sunday’s game against the Jets at MetLife Stadium is unclear. But then again, his health has pretty much been a mystery all season.

10/17/2013

ORCHARD PARK, NY - SEPTEMBER 8: Danny Amendola #80 of the New England Patriots runs after making a catch during NFL game action against the Buffalo Bills at Ralph Wilson Stadium on September 8, 2013 in Orchard Park, New York. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Jets To Take Advantage Of New England’s Injuries

Tom Brady will be without several playmakers Thursday night. Can the Jets take advantage and steal a win at Gillette Stadium?

09/12/2013

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Silverman: B-Team Patriots Still Represent A Formidable Challenge

Gang Green is getting their chance at the New England Patriots at the right time. The high-powered Patriots have turned down the wattage quite a bit.

09/11/2013

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