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With a rookie quarterback and limited offensive-skill position talent the Jets’ margin for error is relatively scant.
So the last thing they can sustain in a game and survive is to have one of their best defensive players directly responsible for giving up 10 points to the opposition — especially when the offense managed to score only two field goals.
Cornerback Antonio Cromartie was the difference in the game in a 19-6 Jets loss to the Steelers Sunday at MetLife Stadium — for all the wrong reasons.
First Cromartie was smoked by Steelers receiver Emmanuel Sanders who made an inside move on him and scored on a way-too-easy 55-yard touchdown to give the Steelers a 16-6 lead 2:30 into the second half — a lead that felt more like 36-6 the way the Jets’ offense was running in water.
“I looked up and saw Emmanuel running by himself and I kind of hesitated for a moment because I couldn’t believe he was so open” Steelers quarterback Ben Roethisberger said.
“All I know is when the ball ...
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New York Jets cornerback Antonio Cromartie is active and will play against the Pittsburgh Steelers after a knee injury late in the week made his status uncertain.
Cromartie was questionable for the game Sunday after hyperextending a knee in practice Thursday, and an MRI exam revealed the injury to be not as serious as initially feared.
Wide receiver Santonio Holmes and cornerback...
The Pittsburgh Steelers defense notched their first two takeaways of the season, and pressured New York Jets QB Geno Smith in the pocket all day in a 19-6 win.
Since Rex Ryan has taken over as Head Coach of the New York Jets in 2009, there have been a few ongoing trends with the team. They generally play very good defense that can be shaky at holding leads late. Offensively, they prefer to run the football and have had ongoing inconsistencies. Rex owns Buffalo. Miami owns Rex. New England? Boom or bust. They’ve had their good moments...
The New York Jets fell to the Pittsburgh Steelers 19-6 on Sunday, causing the Jets to fall to (3-3) on the season.
Geno Smith threw two red zone interceptions on Sunday in the Jets 19-6 loss to the Steelers
Geno Smith was brought back down to earth this week after a phenomenal performance last week in Atlanta. Smith was intercepted twice on Sunday, both in the red zone. Mike Goodson...
The New York Jets were looking like anything but a playoff contender.
Then, they pulled off an upset victory last Monday at Atlanta, and the postseason didn't seem so silly a notion. Now, after a disappointing loss to Pittsburgh, they're right back where they were.
And, this all came within the past week.
It has certainly been a roller-coaster season already for Geno Smith...
New York Jets running back Mike Goodson tweeted that he tore his ACL and MCL during Sunday’s loss to the Steelers.
The Jets continue to rely on Chris Ivory and Bilal Powell like they did before Goodson came back from his suspension.
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New York Jets running back Mike Goodson suffered a knee injury late in the team's 19-6 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday.
Goodson will have an MRI on Monday a league source told ESPNNewYork.com's Rich Cimini. The source added that the injury could be serious.
Jets coach Rex Ryan did not have any further information on Goodson following the game.
The injury occurred...
The New York Jets return home after a stunning road win against the defending NFC South champion Atlanta Falcons. Thanks to Geno Smith’s third game winning drive of the season, the Jets went into Atlanta and beat Matt Ryan and his fantasy football offense. Standing at 3-2, the Jets have begun to turn some heads behind a potent defensive line, a rejuvenated offensive line, and a...
The New York Jets were coming off a Monday night high. The Pittsburgh Steelers were coming off a four game losing streak low. Here are three things we have learned:Still a rookieGeno Smith played well last Monday night. But he is a rookie. He struggles with consistency. So it was only fitting that this game he once again looked like a rookie. Smith was 19-of-34 for 201...
Jets cornerback Antonio Cromartie (knee) is expected to play Sunday against the Steelers, reports ESPN's Adam Schefter.Fantasy Spin:Cromartie suffered a non-contact knee injury in practice Thursday but it turns out he only hyperextended it. Fantasy owners shouldn't shy away from using Antonio Brown Sunday.
FLORHAM PARK, N.J.– The injury bug has struck the New York Jets on offense, and they’ve quickly adjusted. Wide receiver/kick returner Clyde Gates and running back, Mike Goodson who was signed this off-season, were placed on injured reserve. Goodson suffered a torn ACL and MCL in the Jets’ loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers. Also injured […]
BY NICK ST. DENISNew York Jets tailback Mike Goodson was unable to see the field until Week 5 due to a suspension. Before the conclusion of Week 6, Goodson's season was already over.Goodson tweeted Monday that an MRI on his knee revealed a torn MCL and ACL, effectively putting an end to his first, and potentially last, campaign with Gang Green."Not [too] happy right now...
Jets halfback Mike Goodson suffered a torn ACL and MCL in Sunday's game against Pittsburgh.Fantasy Spin:Combined with his four-game suspension makes this a "lost" season for Goodson. Whether he'll make next season's roster is now up in the air.
Bilal Powell and the New York Jets couldn’t manufacture much on the offensive side of the ball on Sunday, scoring only six points in the contest. The lowest scoring output of the season brings about questions of their game plan and how they should minimize turnovers.
The Pittsburgh Steelers and New York Jets will meet on Sunday.
While the Jets have opened the season at 3-2, the Steelers are a surprising 0-5.
Coverage of the game between the Steelers and Jets will air on CBS beginning at 1:00 pm ET from MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ.
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