Found September 12, 2013 on Football Nation:
The NFL Network's first Thursday night game features the surprising 1-0 New York Jets against the equally surprising 1-0 New England Patriots. It is surprising that the Jets won. It is surprising the way in which the Patriots won. Now both teams will have to dispense with the surprises and get down to some football. Here are five things we will be watching for Thursday night:5. Danny AmendolaIt is all but a certainity that Amedola will not play Thursday. That is if he played for any other team but the Patriots. As is the "Patriots Way" he is neither ruled out or in. What we do know is he did not participate in the walk-through. For fantasy purposes I would sit him. But for the Patriots Way, I would not be surprised if he played the second half, if needed.4. New York Jets Running BacksThe running game for the Jets in the first week was non-existent. The leading rusher was quarterback Geno Smith with 47 yards. To be fair the running game for almost every team in the NFL ...
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