Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 10/17/14
Last week the New York Jets could not convince anyone they were actually a professional football team.  This week, a new Jets team emerged. Here are five things we learned:5. Quarterback playThere is no explaining the play of rookie quarterback Geno Smith.  Except maybe that it is rookie quarterback Geno Smith.  Last week, Smith passed for 29 yards with one interception.  He was benched at halftime for Matt Simms.  Smith had not thrown a touchdown pass since October 17.It is now week 14 and the Jets are leaving their playoff hopes in the hands of Smith.  So Smith simply passes for 219 yards with one touchdown.  He also ran for 50 yards with one rushing touchdown. We learned you may not be able to count on Smith, but you can't count him out. 4. Rushing game Chris Ivory is back, sort of.  Ivory rushed 18 times for 76 yards and one touchdown.  But for ground and pound it's an option.  This is especially true when the quarterback contributes 50 yards on five rushes. Bilal Powell...
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