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New York Jets
Coming off of an emotional victory against the Packers on the back of Chuck Pagano, this could have the makings of a let down game. That is of course if the Jets had anything resembling an offensive attack and had the ability to put up points in any traditional manner.
Betting against the Jets can be tricky, because they will come along with a Joe McKnight return to the house or a Cromartie pick-six that will ruin your week. But they are coming off of a short week after keeping it close with the Texans in prime time on Monday, and the Colts have a chance to walk into their house and take the Jets to the cleaners.
Andrew Luck is everything that he was supposed to be. A leader both on and off the field, the rookie could lead the Colts to eight or nine wins this season if they can stay healthy. Donald Brown is out for a few weeks, which certainly hurts their rushing attack, but youngster has shown some good cutting and tackle breaking ability in limited action this season. He will...
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Mike Chappell of The Indianapolis Star, working weekends as always, says the Colts have an opportunity to take a big step forward against the Jets. Chappell says there is a built-in excuse, with the collective youthfulness of the team and the situation with Coach Pagano, but Bruce Arians will have none of it:
"It's time to grow up," Arians said. "Some of these...
The New York Jets are placing Darrelle Revis on season-ending injured reserve, a few weeks after Rex Ryan said the team would wait until after surgery in case the star cornerback could return in time to play in the Super Bowl.
Ryan says Friday that Revis will have surgery next week to repair the torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee suffered almost three weeks ago at...
The New York Jets enter this weekend's game against the Indianapolis Colts at MetLife Stadium facing what could be considered a must-win early in the season. Next week the Jets visit the New England Patriots before hosting the Miami Dolphins, then finally the bye week in week nine to split their schedule in half. A win this weekend gives the Jets a good shot to enter the bye...
For four seasons, Rex Ryan and Bruce Arians were at the center of the NFL's most heated rivalry. Ryan, as defensive coordinator of the Baltimore Ravens and Arians, as offensive coordinator of the Pittsburgh Steelers, went head to head strategically for supremacy of the bruising AFC North. Now, for the first time, the two will lock horns with both as head coaches when the Indianapolis...
The New York Jets will be without defensive end Kenrick Ellis for 4-6 weeks with what coach Rex Ryan labeled a "significant" knee injury. The MCL injury suffered Monday against the Houston Texans is likely a small tear. Ellis isn't the only player on injury watch this week. All-Pro center Nick Mangold didn't practice Thursday and safety Eric Smith, who sprained...
New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis will undergo surgery
on his torn ACL next week, reports Jane McManus of ESPNNewYork.com, ending any
hopes of his return this season.
Darrelle Revis will have surgery next Thursday to repair ACL, will go on IR so they can use roster spot. #NFL #Jets
— Jane McManus (@janesports) October 12, 2012
The Jets are expected to place Revis...
According to Mike Chappell of the Indy Star, Colts outside linebacker Robert Mathis will be out for the next 23 weeks with a sprained left knee.This is a big blow to the Colts’ defense. They paid Mathis big money to re-sign in Indy while they re-tool as an organization.
After the sheer exhilaration of victory against the Packers on Sunday, the Colts could be forgiven for a slight emotional deflation. The optimistic amongst us however will hope for another convincing performance this Sunday against the Jets, a team shorn of their two most significant players in the skill positions. With Darrelle Revis and Santonio Holmes, I would tag the Jets as...
New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis will have surgery on his torn ACL Thursday and will be placed on season-ending injured reserve, head coach Rex Ryan told reporters Friday. The move clears a roster spot needed after safety Eric Smith sprained his knee in practice on Thursday, forcing him out of Sunday's game against Indianapolis. "I know I had said before about...
Indianapolis Colts outside linebacker Robert Mathis will miss two to three weeks with a sprained left knee. The Indianapolis Star reported Wednesday that Mathis might be sidelined for several weeks and defensive coordinator Greg Manusky acknowledged the unfortunate news Thursday. The injury occurred during the Colts' win Sunday over Green Bay when Mathis twisted the knee...
A person familiar with the situation says New York Jets guard Matt Slauson has been fined $10,000 by the NFL for his season-ending block on Houston linebacker Brian Cushing.
Slauson rolled into Cushing, who tore his left anterior cruciate ligament in the second quarter of the Texans' 23-17 win Monday night. Cushing was placed on injured reserve Wednesday.
Another person with...
12 Things to Watch for in Sunday's Colts-Jets Game
The Colts are coming off an emotional and quite unlikely win over the Green Bay Packers. Rallying from behind the team certainly proved to be #Chuckstrong and electrified the fanbase. This week they have Benny Timmy and the Jets whose flagging season got worse on Monday when they lost to the Houston Texans. The Colts hope...
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- The NFL is looking in to the play where Brian Cushing's season ended for the Houston Texans on Monday night in their 23-17 victory over the Jets.The play in question came on a 2nd & 7 effort from the Jets 32-yard line with 10:37 to go in the second quarter. With Tim Tebow in the shotgun formation, running back Bilal Powell came from the left far side...
Santonio Holmes, Jets wide receiver, Cedric Benson, running back for Green Bay and Carolina center, Ryan Kalil all have something unfortunate in common; they recently suffered Lisfranc injuries. Mike Freeman wrote for the NFL Insider, that though some believe the prevalence of the injury may be increasing due to the ever-increasing speed of the game coupled with the size of the players...