St. Louis Rams
Just be thankful that for one day, at least, the Jets gave themselves a foundation upon which to build a season. Now we’ll see if they’ve got the brick and mortar to turn it into an edifice worth looking at.
Chalk another one up for Rex Ryan, who in confusion found profit.
The Jets played a turnover-free game in St. Louis as they marched to a 27-13 victory over the Rams.
Joe McKnight has been upgraded from questionable to active for the Jets’ meeting with the Rams.
Mark Sanchez is prepared to tune out distractions ahead of Sunday’s meeting with the Rams.
“We’re not buying all this spin that is coming out right now,” the player said. “And we’re not necessarily buying that the quote came out recently or even from this locker room.”
Mark Sanchez is still the Jets’ franchise quarterback despite being mired in one of the worst slumps of his career. Tim Tebow, however, is still the team’s most talked-about quarterback.
The Jets knew what they were getting themselves into, and now they have no one to blame but themselves for a season splintering apart. They should have known better.
The numbers and their recent level of performance indicate the Jets are done for 2012. Their comments say otherwise.
The Jets are not going to win the division, but they can take baby steps, and that will put them in contention for an AFC Wild Card spot. It looks hopeless right now, but the schedule makers have given them a chance to rise up out of the muck.
You got just enough of a taste on Wednesday night to whet your NFL appetite. But the first full weekend of the season is upon us, and the season will begin to take shape. Here are some things to look for in Week 1 action.
Sent packing from the Jets to St. Louis last month in a swap of embattled right tackles, Hunter had just about enough of the Tri-State pressure cooker.
Hey, if the Jets managed to turn around Aaron Maybin on the defensive side, a former first-round pick who was widely considered a bust in Buffalo, why not Smith on the offensive line?
It’s hard to use the word impressive in most any talk about the Jets’ preseason offense. But there is one exception: right tackle.
The New York Jets have acquired Jason Smith from the St. Louis Rams for Wayne Hunter in a swap of disappointing right tackles.