Originally posted on Shutdown Corner  |  Last updated 12/24/11

FLORHAM PARK, NJ - JANUARY 21: Rex Ryan addresses the media during a press conference after being introduced as the new Head Coach of the New York Jets at the Atlantic Health Jets Training Center on January 21, 2009 in Florham Park, New Jersey. (Photo by Andy Marlin/Getty Images)
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — After an intense week of back-and-forth between the New York Giants and the New York Jets, it was the Giants who perhaps shushed their crosstown rivals with a 29-14 win at MetLife Stadium on Saturday afternoon. The Giants are poised to win the NFC East for the first time since 2008 and the Jets must win on Sunday in Miami coupled with losses by Denver, Oakland and Tennessee in order to make the playoffs. In the build-up to the game, arguably the biggest meeting between two teams that meet only once every four years, the two teams who share the same city and stadium showed a particular disdain for each other. But the jawing didn't just stop after the game, when teams usually offer some sensible soundbites of respect for their opponents. After Mark Sanchez threw an interception with 51 seconds in the fourth quarter, essentially icing the game, Giants running back Brandon Jacobs ran onto the field, mocking an airplane — yet another player taking a shot at the Je...
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