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The Tennessee Titans (5-9) beat the New York Jets (6-8) 14-10, last night at LP Field from Nashville, TN.
It's a official. The New York Jets have been eliminated from playoff contention as they lost to the Tennessee Titans.
Mark Sanchez days as the starting quarterback of the Jets look like they are coming to an end.
He was horrible throughout the game by turning the ball over five times all together including four interceptions.
The New York Jets are now a complete joke throughout the National Football League.
Mark Sanchez had one of the worse games of his career by going 13 for 28 with 131 passing yards, one TD pass and four INT's and a fumble as well.
Tim Tebow went 0 for 1 on passing and had 3 carries for 15 rushing yards.
Shonn Greene should've ran the ball more often, but the Jets passes for most of the game. He had 13 carries for 68 rushing yards.
Joe McKnight had 4 carries for 29 rushing yards.
Bilal Powell had 6 carries for 28 rushing yards and caught 2 passes for 15 yards.
Jeff Cumberland caught 4 passes for 53 yards and scored a touchdown.
Braylon Edwards made his Jets debut by and is back with the team after calling the Jets "Idiots" not to long ago. He caught 3 passes for 47 yards.
Jeremy Kerley caught only one pass for 11 yards.
Nick Folk made a 22 yard field goal.
Yeremiah Bell had one sack and seven tackles.
Calvin Pace had one sack and five tackles.
Quinton Coples had one sack and three tackles.
Garrett McIntyre had one sack and four tackles.
The Jets offense had 20 first downs, 253 total yards, went 5 for 12 on 3rd downs, commited five turnovers and only scored 10 points.
The Jets defense held the Titans offense to 12 first downs, 294 total yards, allowed them to go 2 for 13 on 3rd downs and allowed the Titans to score 14 points, even though they won the game.
Although the Titans commited 14 penaltys. the Jets still couldn't take advantage of that big giant miscue by the Titans.
However, it doesn't matter anymore and the Jets have been eliminated from playoff contention and they will play the final two games of the season which won't mean anything.
Week 16 (Dec 23rd) - The New York Jets (6-8) will host the San Diego Chargers (5-9) this coming Sunday afternoon in MetLife Stadium at 1:00 pm on CBS (TV) and WEPN (RADIO).
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The New York Jets will consider all their options regarding quarterback Mark Sanchez in the offseason, a person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press.
The person, who requested anonymity because the team's personnel plans are private, tells the AP on Thursday that the Jets have not made any determinations involving Sanchez.
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Rex Ryan’s body language as the seconds ticked off the New York Jets’ last gasp for a playoff shot said it all.
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