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  1. the sports section
    The Jets’ Offense Sputtered at the Worst Possible TimeThis season was a step in the right direction.
  2. games
    What the Jets, Knicks, and Mets Have to Teach Us About FandomWith their newfound prudence, they’re teaching us what’s so great about being just okay.
  3. the sports section
    Jets-Bills Unis a Nightmare for the Color-blindThe full-body red and green uniforms made it difficult for them to tell the teams apart.
  4. the sports section
    That Sucker Punch Could Cost Geno Smith MillionsIf the Jets quarterback can’t regain his starter’s job when he returns, he may never get to sell himself as a starter in free agency.
  5. the sports section
    Meet Percy Harvin, the Newest JetHe’s been traded to New York, pending a physical.
  6. the sports section
    The Optimist’s Guide to the 2014 Jets and GiantsIf you squint a bit, maybe they don’t look so bad?
  7. the sports section
    What to Call Sports Teams That Play in Northern New Jersey: An Awkward History“New York/New Jersey MetroStars” is a mouthful.
  8. the sports section
    Author Nicholas Dawidoff on a Year With the JetsDawidoff spent a year with the team for his deeply reported new book.
  9. the sports section
    The Jets Are Especially Exhausting Right NowIt’s tough to get worked up about anything when the stakes seem so low.
  10. the sports section
    Tim Tebow to Sign With the PatriotsYou might want to avoid ESPN for the next 24 hours, just to be safe.
  11. roughing the passer
    Jets Play Defense Against Favre-Suing MasseusesIn unrelated news, Joe Namath is still sorry.
  12. the sports section
    Giants Win, Jets Win Even Bigger — and We Defend Serena Williams!Our new sports blog has the take on the first day of NFL play, and the last day of the Women’s U.S. Open.
  13. the sports section
    Jets Name Mark Sanchez Starting QBObviously.
  14. jets are a congress’s best friend
    Congress to Buy Itself Some New JetsThis is the same Congress that’s always excoriating executives of companies bailed out by taxpayer dollars for using private jets.
  15. the sports section
    Jet Calvin Pace Suspended for Performance-Enhancing DrugsIt’s safe to say new coach Rex Ryan could have done without this.
  16. the sports section
    Thank You, Jets and Giants, for a Drama-Free Off-seasonPlaxico Burress could be our problem right now, but he’s not.
  17. the sports section
    Even Other NFL Players Are Making Fun of Brett Favre NowThe Giants’ David Diehl mocks him at Comix.
  18. the sports section
    Meet Your New QuarterbackIntroducing a side (okay, many sides) of Jets rookie Mark Sanchez you’ve never seen before.
  19. the sports section
    Thank God the Jets Released Favre, Who Simply Won’t Let GoFavre keeps lurching onward, talking this week about joining the Vikings next season.
  20. the sports section
    Jets Reboot Will Star Mark SanchezThe team drafts the Southern California QB for its own version of ‘Batman Begins.’
  21. the sports section
    Draft Day 2009: What the Jets and Giants Might DoIncluding one scenario in which Brady Quinn becomes the new Jets quarterback.
  22. the sports section
    The Jets Have a Hankering for Quarterback Jay CutlerIt’s difficult to find a team in which Cutler would be a better fit.
  23. early and often
    Is Pelosi Petulant Over Planes?That’s what conservative watchdog group Judicial Watch would have you believe.
  24. the sports section
    Terrell Owens to Become Someone Else’s Problem — Hopefully Not OursHe’s not going to come here, is he?
  25. the sports section
    Now’s an Excellent Time to Buy That Brett Favre JerseyIt’s not a sale. It’s a celebration.
  26. the sports section
    Brett Favre Announces Retirement, to ShrugsAnd even if he tries another of his patented “well, if the game wants me back, I guess I just CAN’T retire!” moves, he won’t be able to play again.
  27. the jet set
    Citigroup Continues to Bungle PR on Jet PurchaseFirst they were buying a new jet to save them several million dollars, now they are spending several million dollars to NOT buy it. Jeez Louise.
  28. the sports section
    Leitch: Regarding Rex RyanWhat we should expect from the new Jets coach.
  29. the sports section
    Who Should Be the Next Jets Coach?Breaking down the pros and cons of the top contenders.
  30. the sports section
    Finally, That’s Over: The Jets Fire ManginiThis year, with Brett Favre, other new players, and a big win over New England, most Jets watchers were more optimistic than ever. They shouldn’t have been.
  31. the sports section
    The Jets, and Brett Favre, Are DoneThe Jets’ season might have been doomed when … they traded for Brett Favre.
  32. the sports section
    Leitch:The Jets’ Nightmare ScenarioWhat if the Jets never make it to the playoffs? Would this be not the beginning of a new era in Jets football, but the end of it?
  33. the sports section
    Jets DE Shaun Ellis Charged With Pot PossessionThe Giants aren’t the only football team around here that can get onto the police blotter.
  34. the sports section
    Jets + Giants = Subway Series?Let’s try to keep our enthusiasm in check here, but right now it looks like the two best teams in the NFL play in the same building. Are you prepared for a Jets-Giants Super Bowl?
  35. the sports section
    Jets Finally Beat the Patriots, and Answer a Lot of QuestionsBeing in first place is nice, but not really what’s important.
  36. the sports section
    Leitch: Just What’s at Stake As the Jets Meet the PatriotsIt’s the most important Jets game in about two years, and will shape the rest of the season. Before you tune in to WB-11, here’s a primer on the top story lines.
  37. the sports section
    Giants, Jets, and Even Knicks Make for Best NYC Sports Day Since the Super BowlThe Jets score the biggest victory margin in franchise history. The Giants take grip on the NFC East. And the Knicks, they’re actually watchable again!
  38. the sports section
    Predicted: Every Week of the Jets and Giants SeasonsBoth New York professional football teams are above .500, but there’s a long way to go this season. Here’s what could possibly, maybe, perhaps happen every week from now.
  39. the sports section
    Brett Favre Rediscovers His Mojo, But Will It Save the Jets?Late in the fourth quarter yesterday, Brett Favre reminded everyone he was Brett Favre.
  40. developing
    New York Sports Teams Abandon Home Turf in Time of NeedFor guys who get ticker-tape parades down Wall Street, the owners of the city’s major sports franchises sure don’t seem to mind leaving the city in the lurch.
  41. the sports section
    Leitch: Why the Heads of Our Team’s Managers No Longer RollWhat’s it take for New York sports-team leaders to get fired anymore?
  42. the sports section
    Jets Fall — Hard — to Chargers, Jarring Season’s OutlookIt’s getting late in the season earlier than you think.
  43. the sports section
    Pats Matchup Confirms That the Jets Are Already in TroubleThe Jets’ 19–10 loss to the Patriots, which wasn’t actually as close as the score suggests, pretty much secures that the Jets are never, ever gonna beat those guys.
  44. the sports section
    New Meadowlands Stadium to Be Named for Company With Nazi Connections?Somehow, the Giants and Jets don’t see anything wrong with this.
  45. the sports section
    Favre Headed for Trouble?The five-minute stretch that Jets fans are talking about this morning — that span where everything in the AFC East changed — might not be the five-minute stretch that matters most for the Jets this year.
  46. the sports section
    New Promise Already Evaporating for Jets and GiantsSaturday night’s exhibition game between the Jets and the Giants turned out to be a disaster.
  47. the sports section
    Jets Fans’ Great ShamePeter King doesn’t think you like Brett Favre, or at least not enough.
  48. the sports section
    The People Most Grateful to FavreAnyone who has watched a Jets game over the last few seasons had to enjoy seeing a pass go more than twenty yards without wobbling like a dying quail.
  49. party lines
    Tom Arnold’s Advice to Brett Favre: Be Derek JeterThe comedian has some choice words for the Jets’ newest recruit.
  50. the sports section
    The Jets Land Brett FavreThe retired Green Bay Packer will play in New Jersey this year.
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