Originally posted on The Jets Blog  |  Last updated 12/23/11
It might not be 1997 but the message is the same… Escape from New York, or rather New Jersey. Winner keeps hope alive. KEEP HOPE ALIVE! Of course it could come tumbling down on all of us a week later but for now let’s concentrate on who’s going to be sad on Christmas. Lots of bickering this week over who’s whose little brother, what cornerbacks are overrated (ha!) and whose coach is a loudmouth or a crotchety old man. Quick points – both defenses are suspect, both offenses disappear. Both offensive lines have mental lapses and both score in bunches in crunch time. The Jets can’t cover tight ends and the Giants don’t have one. Big Blue has been up and down all year, losing to awful teams and beating excellent ones. They’ve had injuries and good contributions from stars and role players alike but mostly it’s been these three that consistently put in work: Eli Manning: I’ll say it here 2nd… E-L-I-T-E. I don’t know if we needed an absence of Peyton to recognize how good Eli actually is bu
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