Category: Game Recap

Jets Win Opener Over Bucs, 18-17

The Geno Smith era as starting quarterback of the New York Jets has officially begun, as the Jets won their opener at home against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 18-17, on a wild finish. Smith completed his first pass, but after that the offense slowed down significantly. They ran a lot more wildcat than anyone really [...]

Here Comes The Season

Well Jets fans, the preseason is officially over.  The Jets closed it out with a 27 - 20 win over the Philadelphia Eagles.  Matt Simms was 33/44 for 280 yards and further strengthened his bid for the 3rd QB job.  Khalil Bell rushed for 80 yards and 2 touchdowns and made another claim to the [...]

Jets Fall To Lions

The Jets dropped their preseason opener to the Detroit Lions by a score of 26 - 17.  It is the preseason so we will hold off on a full break down of the game.  But here is some reaction and injury updates.  Let's start with the injuries. Geno Smith was injured but told the media [...]

Jets Fall to Bills 28-9, Finish Season 6-10

The Jets season finale was about as good as the rest of their season, as they lost in Buffalo for the first time in four seasons, 28-9. Mark Sanchez returned as the starting quarterback, since Greg McElroy had a concussion. It was like Sanchez was never gone, really, and he’d made no great improvements. He [...]

Jets Top Jaguars, 17-10

The Jets won their second game in a row today for the first time this season, beating the Jacksonville Jaguars, 17-10. The first half was sloppy play after sloppy play, and the offense was its usual mess. The defense played well, and Bart Scott intercepted Jags’ QB Chad Henne in the red zone for his [...]

Jets Top Cardinals; 7-6

The NFL doesn't grade on style points, there is no such column in the standings.  That is a good thing for the Jets because the victory over the Arizona Cardinals was not pretty.  Mark Sanchez struggled early and often before being benched in favor of Greg McElroy.  Sanchez had a horrific day and was 10/21 [...]

Jets Ruin Thanksgiving, Lose to Patriots 49-19

The Jets lost their entire Thanksgiving game to the Patriots in the most disastrous 52 seconds in the history of football. It sounds like something you’d read in The Onion, but it’s not. It really happened. Why the Jets always seem to be the victims of the most embarrassing football thing remains a mystery, but [...]