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Jets Fall Flat Against Bills, 22-17

The New York Jets were -4 in turnover differential and still probably should have won the game. That’s the nicest thing you can say about their 22-17 loss to the Buffalo Bills. After six seasons as Jets head coach, Rex Ryan returned Thursday night as head coach of New York’s division rival Bills. The week [...]

Jets Edge Jaguars, 28-23

It wasn’t pretty, but the Jets survived a sloppy game to defeat the Jacksonville Jaguars 28-23, and improve their record to 5-3. The Jets came in looking to avoid their third straight loss after coming up short against New England and being embarrassed in Oakland last week. The defense, especially, was looking to make a [...]

Inactives Report: Mangold Active, Colon Out While starting center Nick Mangold will make his return, starting right guard Willie Colon will sit for today's game against the Jaguars. According to the Jets' official twitter account Brian Winters will be starting in place of Willie Colon. It's a bittersweet game for the offensive line, as they get their leader in Mangold [...]

Inactives Report: Mangold Out, Wesley Johnson to Start As expected Nick Mangold won't play today against the Raiders, instead Wesley Johnson will take his place in the starting lineup. This comes as somewhat of a surprise considering Dakota Dozier is listed as the backup center on the Jets' official depth chart. Wesley Johnson has no career snaps in a regular season game [...]

Jets Fall to Patriots, 30-23

It was a tumultuous offseason in the AFC East. With New England coming off another Super Bowl victory, the rest of the division got to work. The Bills hired Rex Ryan and solidified their team. Miami picked up Ndamukong Suh and signed quarterback Ryan Tannehill long term. New York, after hiring consultants and an exhaustive [...]

Inactives Report: Quigley Out, Weatherford Reutrns Punter Ryan Quigley will be inactive as expected. Newly signed punter Steve Weatherford will be taking care of punts today. Quigley was run into a couple of times against the Redskins and apparently sustained a leg injury. Weatherford rejoins the Jets after being released by the Giants at the beginning of the season. From [...]

Hard to Discredit Jets Fast Start

By Glenn Naughton   It's one of the oldest and most commonly occurring arguments in pro football.  Every NFL season, at least one team inevitably surprises fans around the league by getting off to a better start than many anticipated.  At some point, somebody is bound to tell you that said team "hasn't beaten anybody yet" [...]