Patriots - Jets: Game Capsule
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Posted Nov 22, 2009


The Patriots face the New York Jets in a classic AFC east battle at Gillette Stadium. Here are some key statistics to keep in mind while watching the game.

NEW YORK JETS (4-5) AT NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS (6-3)

SERIES

 

JETS

PATRIOTS

SERIES LEADER

50-47-1

 

STREAKS

Past 2

10 of past 13

COACHES VS. OPP.

Ryan: 1-0

Belichick: 13-8

LAST WEEK

L 24-22 vs. Jaguars

L 35-34 at Colts

LAST GAME

9/20/09: Patriots 9 at Jets 16.  New York’s Mark Sanchez throws 9-yard TD to TE Dustin Keller for game’s lone TD & becomes 4th rookie QB to start & win team’s 1st 2 games since 1970.

LAST GAME AT SITE

11/13/08: Jets 34, Patriots 31 (OT).  New England WR Randy Moss catches TD with 1 second remaining to force OT.  New York K Jay Feely converts game-winning 34-yarder.

BROADCAST

CBS (4:15 PM ET): Jim Nantz, Phil Simms.  SIRIUS: 158 (NYJ), 126 (NE).  XM: 103 (NE).

STATS

PASSING

Sanchez (R): 130-244-1,655-9-12-66.5

Brady: 233-352-2,739 (2L)-19 (T2L)-6-100.6 (2C)

RUSHING

Jones: 170-781-4.6-8 (T2C)

Maroney: 94-378-4.0-4

RECEIVING

Cotchery: 33-498-15.1-2

Welker: 64 (T2L)-662-10.3-4

OFFENSE

339.9

416.8 (1C)

TAKE/GIVE

-2

+8 (1C)

DEFENSE

281.6 (3L)

304.6

SACKS

Pace: 4

Wright: 4

INTs

Revis: 2

3 tied: 2

PUNTING

Weatherford: 41.9

Hanson: 39.6

KICKING

Feely: 67 (19/19 PAT; 16/18 FG)

Gostkowski: 83 (1L) (26/26 PAT; 19/22 FG)

NOTES

JETS:  

Team aims for 3rd consecutive win against Pats for 1st time since 11/15/99-9/23/01 (4 in row)…Club ranks 1st in NFL w/170.1 rush yards per game…In 1st meeting vs. Patriots, QB Mark Sanchez completed 14 of 22 passes (63.6 pct.) for 163 yards w/1 TD vs. 0 INTs & 101.1 passer rating.  In past 3, Sanchez has 4 TDs vs. 2 INTs & 86.4 passer rating…RB Thomas Jones recorded 104 rush yards with 1 TD in last game at NE.  Jones has 6 rush TDs in 4 road games in ’09 & aims for 5th consecutive game w/1 or more rush TDs on road this season…WR Jerricho Cotchery (293) needs 7 receptions to become 13th Jet to register 300 receptions.  In only game vs. Patriots (on 10/7/07 w/Browns), WR Braylon Edwardsposted 6 rec. for 110 yards (18.3 avg.).  Edwards (3,968) needs 32 receiving yards to reach 4,000.  Has 13 1st downs out of 16 rec. (81.3 pct.) since joining Jets…TE Dustin Keller tied career-high w/ 8 receptions in last game at NE…Pro Bowl CB Darrell Revis has 2 INTs in past 4 vs. NE…

PATRIOTS:  

Since 2000 (incl. postseason), club has 13-7 (.650) record vs. Jets under Bill Belichick…Patriots have 41-12 (.773) record against  divisional opponents since ’01…QB Tom Brady (29,185) needs 473 passing yards to surpass Drew Bledsoe (29,657) for most passing yards in franchise history.  Incl. playoffs, Brady is 12-3 (.800) as starter vs. Jets w/17 TDs vs. 7 INTs & 88.2 passer rating.  Incl. postseason, Brady aims for 21st consecutive win at home.  Has posted 4 consecutive 300-yard passing games (career-long)…RB Laurence Maroney aims for 5th game in row w/rush TD.  Incl. playoffs, Patriots are 15-2 (.882) when Maroney has rush TD.  RB Kevin Faulk had season-high 79 rush yards last week on 12 att. (6.6 avg.)…WR Randy Moss aims for 3rd consecutive 100-yard receiving game (147, 179).  WR Wes Welker aims for 5th consecutive game w/9 or more rec. (38 total in those 4).  Welker (287) needs 13 receptions to reach 300 w/Patriots (2007-present)...LB Jerod Mayo recorded 1st career sack last week.

Credit: report courtesy NFL Media


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