Originally written on The Jets Blog  |  Last updated 12/4/11
As the end of the season grows closer and the Jets’ playoff hopes seem to rest on the results of each game, I’ll be live-blogging this week’s game against the Redskins. Today, the Jets need a win against a Redskins that’s playing a lot better than their 4-7 record indicates. In addition, the Jets are relying on a number of teams throughout the league to help them make the playoffs. Continue to comment in the game thread, but follow along here for up-to-the-minute analysis. More after the jump. 1:10 PM – On their first drive, the Redskins strike incredibly quickly, picking up a touchdown after a Roy Helu run from the 2-yard line. Helu’s power on the ground devastated the Jets-they were not able to stop him on the ground once, missing tackles on him in the backfield and giving up 32 yards. The Jets were not able to force a single third down on this drive. On a 42-yard reception by Fred Davis, Jets safety Eric Smith bit on the receiver running deep, covering him and leaving Davis wide ...
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