Originally written November 12, 2012 on Football Nation:
The New York Jets had two weeks to prepare for the Seattle Seahawks.  Perhaps someone forgot to tell them when the bye week ended. It would be easy to pick the superficial heroes and zeroes of the games.  CenturyLink Field being the 12th man has helped the Seahawks maintain their 5-0 home record.  It would be easy to give the hero to the crowd.Mark Sanchez was the fourth best passer on the field.  He was behind Russell Wilson, Golden Tate and his teammate Tim Tebow.  Sanchez threw his fourth red-zone interception.  And he fumbled while being sacked. It would be easy to give Sanchez the zero award.But lets go beyond the obvious.HeroThis was a toss-up between Marshawn Lynch and Golden Tate.  Lynch edged out Tate by a Skittle. After Lynch's fumble, he rebounded.  Lynch had 27 carries for 124 yards and one touchdown.  He ended the day with 1,005 yards for the season.  While the Jets' offense was inept, their defense played a formidable game for three quarters.  Lynch's yards...
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