Posted October 07, 2012 on AP on Fox
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Antonio Cromartie knows exactly how to shut down Andre Johnson. It's all right there on film from two years ago. That's when Darrelle Revis held the Houston Texans wide receiver to just one catch for 7 measly yards in the New York Jets' 30-27 victory. Easy enough, right? Well, with Revis out for the season with a torn knee ligament, it will be Cromartie's job Monday night to cover Johnson when the Jets (2-2) and Texans (4-0) tangle at MetLife Stadium. And, he's hoping for similar results. ''I'm just studying,'' said the Jets cornerback, who has closely reviewed how Revis defended Johnson the last time the teams played. ''He's one of the best receivers in the game. He's a big, physical receiver that can get in and out of his breaks. He knows how to use his body very well.'' Johnson has shown that over and over throughout his impressive career. He has five seasons of 1,000 yards receiving or more, and is 76 yards shy ...
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