Found December 22, 2011 on The Jets Blog:
Ted and I preview Gang Green’s matchup with Big Blue.

Cromartie may still return kicks

Antonio Cromartie returning kickoffs in last Sunday’s 45-19 loss to the Eagles was no slight against Joe McKnight, Jets special teams coach Mike Westhoff told reporters on Monday. But Westhoff said he's prepared to "go either" way.

Transcript: Rex Ryan 12/20

Opening statement… First off we have bonus coverage here. You don’t get this every place, but you get it here. Alright, guys who did not practice today. Jeremy Kerley, he has an illness so he was sick. I think we sent him home. Joe McKnight, shoulder, elbow, did not participate. Brandon Moore with his hip. Guys that were limited, all three of these guys were limited with (a)...

Is Mark Sanchez Giving Kate Upton the Dirty Sanchez?

 NT Post - Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez may be limbering up for his big game on Christmas Eve against the Giants, but he’s also been keeping time with curvaceous beauty Kate Upton.  Sanchez has been paying frequent late-night visits to the Victoria’s Secret and Sports Illustrated swimsuit model’s Flatiron apartment, we’re told. He’s been spotted several...

Daily Links: It’s On

Coughlin on Rex Ryan’s comments: “Talk is cheap, play the game” [Giants] LaDainian wants to stay a Jet, says team is special [ESPN] Jeremy Kerley absent from practice for second straight day [NJ] Rex: ‘I don’t care about Tom Coughlin or anybody else’ [NFP] Santonio Holmes Focused For Rebound [Jets Insider] Rex wants ‘green out’ on Saturday [ESPN] Plaxico Burress...

The Fifth Down: Bleeding Green: Protecting the Outside Is the Jets' Bright Side

The Jets offensive line will have their hands full protecting Mark Sanchez against the Giants' pass rush.

New York Giants vs Jets: Boom Preview

Frank GrayBGB EditorThe New York Giants (6-6) are at a crossroads. They must win out the remainder of their season in order to make the playoffs. They only find themselves in this position after an embarrassing loss last week against Washington. Also losses to the Seahawks, Washington in week one and a four game losing streak didn't help matters either. They are in a dire state...

Giants have significant injuries for Jets game

The Battle of New York already has some casualties. The New York Giants will be without several key players on Saturday when they play the New York Jets. Along with linebacker Mark Herzlich and defensive end Osi Umenyiora on defense, Big Blue … [visit site to read more] Giants have significant injuries for Jets game - The Jet Press - The Jet Press - A New York Jets Fan Site - News...

Giants and Jets Throwdown At The Meadowlands

The New York Jets play the New York Giants on Christmas Eve in what could decide the playoff fate of both teams. The Jets come in at 8-6, the leading candidate for the sixth seed in the AFC. The Giants enter the game 7-7 and out of the playoffs, but if they win their final two games, they would beat Dallas in the tiebreaker and win the NFC East.  Naturally, a game with so many...

This One Could Go Down to the Wire

FLORHAM PARK–Victor Cruz said teams no longer fear Darrelle Revis. Hakeem Nicks said he’s just a “decent” cornerback. Revis’ response? “I don’t even know who this guy is…If I want entertainment, I’ll watch reality shows.” He then added, “It doesn’t matter what I say. It doesn’t matter what other receivers say. You gotta prove it.” As for whether people...

Giants Ballard, Osi and Herzlich out Against Jets

All season we’ve seen the Jets struggle in covering Tight Ends consistently, so the Jets safeties must be breathing a sigh of relief with the news that Giants TE Jake Ballard will be out tomorrow. Tight end Jake Ballard, defensive end Osi Umenyiora and linebacker Mark Herzlich will miss the New York Giants game with the Jets on Saturday. Umenyiora and Herzlich have been out for...

Jets' Holmes takes shots at Giants' secondary MILLERMOTOR MOUTH: Jets wide receiver Santonio Holmes had choice words for the Giants’ secondary, just days after turning in a disastrous performance against the Eagles in Philadelphia.By Brian Costello - NY Post 12/22/11

Giants, Jets Both Have Much to Lose

It isn't often in a football season that players and coaches get a one-game chance to redeem everything that went wrong over the course of the year. There's almost always too much at stake every single week to say that 60 minutes in Week 16 really matter more than all of the minutes leading up or the minutes that will follow in the final game of the season. Almost always...
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