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More Important To New York Than New England?

Ty Law on Moss All Night

The New York Jets had to have the Patriots game. Losing would have allowed the Patriots to assume command of the AFC East. With a 1 game lead, New York is in the driver's seat, and that's a good thing. Tennessee is on the agenda next. A stumble this week, and a Pats win, will give New England the lead again.

The Jets' 34-31 upset victory over New England on Thursday night obviously was a watershed moment for a franchise that has played second banana in the AFC East to the Patriots for quite some time.But as Leon Washington was quick to point out Friday, "we didn't win the Super Bowl (Thursday) night. It was just a divisional game against a rival opponent."True, but it was the kind of win that can... Recommended Stories

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