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The New York Jets (3-3) beat the Indianapolis Colts (2-3) 35-9, yesterday afternoon at MetLife Stadium from East Rutherford, NJ.
J-E-T-S, Jets, Jets, Jets! Shonn Greene played his best game of the season by running all over the Colts defense.
Who needs Mark Sanchez, when you have you ground and pound getting the job done. The Jets rushing offense ran for over 252 yards.
That's all they needed against the Colts. In the passing game, Mark Sanchez only threw 82 passing yards, but he had two touchdown passes.
Also, Tim Tebow made big plays especially on a fake punt when he a 23 yard pass to Nick Bellore who is a linebacker caught the 23 yard pass for a first down and eventually led to a Jets TD.
Mark Sanchez went 11 for 18 with 82 passing yards and two touchdown passes.
Tim Tebow made a huge play on a fake punt by throwing a 23 yard pass for a first down and he ran the ball four times for seven yards.
Shonn Greene played his best game all season by rushing the ball 32 times for 161 rushing yards and scored 3 rushing touchdowns.
Joe McKnight had 3 carries for 71 rushing yards.
Jeremy Kerley caught 3 passes for 24 yards.
Stephen Hill returned from his injury by getting 3 catches for 23 yards and scored a touchdown.
Chaz Schilens made 2 receptions for 23 yards.
Jason Hill caught a 5 yard pass for a TD.
Antonio Cromartie caught an INT and it was his 3rd INT of the season.
Ellis Lankster caught an INT as well.
Quinton Coples had a best game as a rookie by recording 1.5 sackes for the first time in his NFL career.
Muhammed Wilkerson recorded a sack as well.
Antonio Allen got his first sack of his NFL career.
Aaron Maybin had a .5 sack.
The Jets offense had 22 first downs, 351 total yards (252 rushing yards), went 6 for 12 on 3rd down conversions and went a perfect 5 for 5 in the redzone scoring all TD's.
The Jets defense held the Colts to 21 first downs, 298 total yards, only converting 3 times out of 11 on 3rd conversions and didn't give up any TD's.
This was a must win game for the Jets coming into that match and nobody was picking the Jets which shocked me, but Rex Ryan got his team prepared and able for the game.
A lot of the fans were chanting for Tim Tebow to play quarterback, evem though the Jets beat the crap out of the Colts all-around in the game.
They will be sticking to Mark Sanchez who gives the Jets the best chance of winning ballgames. Putting Tim Tebow at starting QB would be a mistake.
As long as they get running game to play like this every week. They will be in great shape on offense. All teams (Jets, Bills, Dolphins, Patriots) in the AFC East are tied in first place at 3-3 heading into next week.
Week 7 (Oct 21st) - The New York Jets will play the New England Patriots Sunday evening in Gillette Stadium at 4:25 pm on CBS (TV) and WEPN (Radio).
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