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Pereira: Official was just doing his job on last play of Jets-Patriots

Some of you have blown a gasket about the official who moved New England linebacker Dont'a Hightower over a little on the last play of the Patriots' 27-25 win over the New York Jets Thursday night. Why was this significant? Under NFL rules, defenders have to line up outside the shoulders of the long snapper on a field goal attempt. Jets kicker Nick Folk had a 58-yard...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Redemption Story: Week 7 Risers and Fallers

Beyond the huge amount of relief I felt when Nick Folk’s potential game-winning kick ended up in the turf, there was also a sense of justice felt, knowing that the man who blocked the field goal had finally been redeemed.   None of us can forget the incredulous “pushing your own teammate” penalty that was called against Chris Jones in last year’s Week 7 contest against the...
Via Foxboro Blog
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Did Official Help Patriots Avoid Penalty On Game-Winning Block Vs. Jets?

Did you really think the New England Patriots and New York Jets would walk away from their Week 7 showdown without there being some form of controversy? Patriots defensive tackle Chris Jones blocked Jets kicker Nick Folk’s 58-yard field goal attempt as time expired Thursday to seal New England’s 27-25 win at Gillette Stadium. It was a sweet moment for Jones, whose overtime penalty...
5 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Referee helped Patriots avoid penalty on final play?

Did the New England Patriots receive some major help from an official on the final play of their win over the New York Jets on Thursday night? It certainly looks like a referee helped the Pats avoid a penalty just before they blocked Nick Folk’s 58-yard-field goal attempt to seal a 27-25 victory. When New...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Official helped Patriots avoid penalty before Jets' field goal got blocked (VIDEO)

The Jets have long-standing theories about the Patriots' suspicious means to past victories — going back to the famous Spygate days. But when the NFL officials seemingly help the New Englanders beat their rivals, it starts to look like a conspiracy.Prepare yourself for Officialgate.The latest controversy happened Thursday night at the end of the Jets-Patriots game when Jets...
Via The Other Paper
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Ref helped the Patriots avoid a penalty on last second field goal

Last night, the New England Patriots held on for a 27-25 victory over the rival New York Jets when defensive end Chris Jones blocked Nick Folk’s 58-yard field goal attempt as time expired. What many missed was what happened before the ball was snapped. There should have been a penalty. Checkout the graphic and the […]Continue reading...
Via The Victory Formation
5 days ago  |  Discuss

5 things we learned from Jets loss to Patriots

When will this team ever catch a break? The New York Jets keep coming close against elite quarterbacks, but once again they fell short in a one-score game, falling 27-25 after Nick Folk’s 58-yarder for the win was blocked. Here are five things we learned from the loss. You may also be interested in:5 things we learned from Jets loss to PatriotsNew York Jets at New England Patriots...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Initial Reaction – Blocked. Jets Lose Gut Punch Game To Pats

The New York Jets lost in gut wrenching fashion to the New England Patriots tonight, 27-25. Nick Folk’s game winning 58 yard field goal attempt was blocked as time expired, sending their record to an embarrassing 1-6. For the fourth time this season, the Jets lost a one possession game and they now have six losses to teams with a combined record of 25-11. Yes, the Jets played well...
Via Turn On The Jets
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jets play best game of the season, but fall to Patriots in final seconds

Six straight losses and the New York Jets are 1-6. This team played with a lot of heart, but it wasn’t enough as they fell 27-25 to the New England Patriots, after Nick Folk’s 58-yard attempt for the win was blocked in the final seconds. MVP-Jets running game Wow, talk about a performance for the ages. The Jets ran the ball right down the Patriots throats, picking up 218 yards...
Via cover32 - Jets
6 days ago  |  Discuss

ESPN Thinks Nick Foles Had His Kick Blocked By Pats (Photo)

An honest mistake on ESPN’s part, but still pretty funny. Following Jets kicker Nick FOLK having the potentially game winning field goal blocked to seal the victory for the Patriots, ESPN dropped this headline on their website Photo via @Fox5Kyle
Via BlackSportsOnline
6 days ago  |  Discuss
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