A year of promise turned into a nightmare for Rex Ryan and his New York Jets.
It wasn’t pretty, but the Patriots are now one game away from winning home field advantage for the AFC playoffs.
New England hopes to clinch a first-round playoff bye with a victory in New York.
Kyle Orton didn’t have to do much for the Buffalo Bills, not when the New York Jets had six turnovers – three each by Geno Smith and Michael Vick – in a 43-23 rout Sunday.
The Jets played better than anyone expected, but New England was still able to hang on for a win.
Tom Brady threw three touchdown passes and the New England Patriots held off the New York Jets 27-25 when Nick Folk’s 58-yard field goal attempt was blocked on the last play Thursday night.
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.
hese divisional rivals are going in opposite directions. After a season-opening victory, the Jets have lost five in a row. While they had a chance against Green Bay and Chicago in Weeks 2 and 3, they’ve gone backwards from there.
After a slow start, the Patriots are now playing well. After a Week 1 win, the Jets are now looking for answers.
Struggling New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith, who was fined by the NFL for cursing at a fan last weekend, missed a team meeting the night before Sunday’s 31-0 loss to the San Diego Chargers in which he was benched.