Originally written on The Jets Blog  |  Last updated 12/28/11
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FLORHAM PARK–The Jets no longer control their own destiny, something that frustrates them across the board, but they are doing their best to stay the course and just focus on beating the Dolphins. A win is the only way they retain any hope of a playoff berth — plus a whole lot of help. According to Mark Sanchez, “The No. 1 overall goal is the ball security issues,” he said. “The ball’s got to be of the utmost importance.” He also said that the team is unified and nobody is looking for anything other than a win, the same way they do every week. “We expect to win. We expect to win every week,” Sanchez said. “We expect to do it right. If you don’t expect that, you don’t belong on this team.” As for the criticism he’s taking, Sanchez shrugged it off as an occupational hazard. “Win, lose or draw, I’m the luckiest guy in the world,” he said of being able to play quarterback for the Jets. Matt Slauson said the offensive line is desperately trying to sort out all of the small issues
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