Found August 18, 2012 on Jets Insider.com:
PLAYERS: Shonn Greene
TEAMS: New York Jets
The Jets had six drives in the first half against the Giants at MetLife Stadium Saturday night.  After 27 plays, only 83 yards were gained and four first downs were earned.Shonn Greene was the workhorse, touching the ball just under 50% of the plays (13-27).  His first half was highlighted with a three-play stretch where he rushed for 10 yards and caught one ball for nine yards.Greene found most of his success rushing between the tackles, rushing 10 times for 40 yards averaging a very obvious four yards per rush.  Greene only had one outside run, a toss play where...
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