Originally posted on The Jets Blog  |  Last updated 11/28/11
On the third down catch that Plaxico Burress made… I don’t know if words do it justice. It was a big time catch in a crucial situation and it really gave us a chance to take the lead there and either have a gimme field goal or go for the lead like we ended up doing. So if that doesn’t happen we have a real long field goal ahead of us, and he just made it a lot easier on our kick team and gave us an extra chance to win. On the touchdown pass to Santonio Holmes… I felt the right side of the line collapse, and they did a good job of keeping them inside. They collapsed the defense, I want to make sure I phrase that right, and just left a wide open hole to the right. So I started running, (and) I’m ready to throw it away or get a couple yards and get out of bounds and save some time. Coach (Matt) Cavanaugh just reminds us to remain a passer and keep your eyes up. Tone (Santonio) freed up, gave me his hand and let me know where he was going, and that was it. On the offense’s mentality on the
MORE FROM YARDBARKER

New format leads to competitive NBA All-Star Game

Big crash takes Danica Patrick out of Daytona 500

NFL teams wondering if Marcus Peters will be traded

Adam Silver floats seeding playoff teams regardless of conference

Paul George wants his next team to be his last team

LIKE WHAT YOU SEE?
GET THE DAILY NEWSLETTER:

Mayweather Sr. indicates Floyd Jr. is training for UFC

10 takeaways from the first week of the Winter Olympics

Detroit GM 'at top of list' to run potential Seattle franchise

Evan Longoria feels ‘sorry’ for Rays fans after latest moves

‘No indication’ Royals are trying to re-sign Mike Moustakas

Mets GM on Tebow: 'I think he will play in the major leagues'

Sports & Politics Intersect: NBA united against racial divide

10 NFL offseason moves that need to happen

Champions League Round of 16 preview, predictions

The 'Emerald City on ice' quiz

NHL Weekender: Blackhawks, Rangers continue to free fall

Big surprises, disappointments heading into NBA All-Star break

Signing A.J. McCarron would be a typical Browns move

Dario Saric thriving in shadows of Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons

MLB's top 10 starting pitchers for 2018

MLB's top 10 catchers for 2018

Flyers reverse course behind a balanced attack

The greatest barrier-breaking African-American moments in MLB history

Jets News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Yardbarker Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.

Sports & Politics Intersect: NBA united against racial divide

The 'Emerald City on ice' quiz

NHL Weekender: Blackhawks, Rangers continue to free fall

The 'Hope springs eternal' quiz

Dario Saric thriving in shadows of Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons

MLB's top 10 starting pitchers for 2018

MLB's top 10 catchers for 2018

The 'My Bronny valentine' quiz

Flyers reverse course behind a balanced attack

The '100-point game that you never heard about' quiz

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker