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Congratulations to David Harris, who was named the AFC’s Defensive Player of the week for his game against the Bills. Harris made a great interception in the second quarter, was credited with five tackles on the day (one for loss) along with two quarterback hits.
Randy Lange notes on the Jets website that in just nine weeks so far this season, this is the third DPOW for the Jets.
It’s also the Jets defense’s third POW award this season and its second in the past three games. Antonio Cromartie won the title after his showing vs. Jacksonville in Game 2, and Darrelle Revis was similarly rewarded his Week 6 primetime effort against the Dolphins.
It speaks to the multifaceted nature of this defense. The Jets can beat you with multiple playmakers from multiple spots on the defense.
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The New York Jets' defense caused turnovers, stuffed the run and put constant pressure on the quarterback against Buffalo.
Finally, the dominant defense Rex Ryan insisted the Jets would have showed up last Sunday. It needs to be just as good this weekend against Tom Brady and the New England Patriots in an AFC East showdown.
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Don’t ask Plaxico Burress about Eli Manning.
The wide receiver bristled when questioned about his former quarterback in the Jets locker room, twice telling a reporter that he wouldn’t comment on Manning’s recent stretch of great play.
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With the Jets playing the most important game of the year Sunday, Plaxico Burress sat out of practice today.
Via Brian Costello at the New York Post.
Burress has been dealing with a back issue that nearly kept him out of the game against the Bills last week. Jets coach Rex Ryan said Wednesday he thought Burress could play Sunday against the Patriots.
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