NFL Preseason: New York Giants Vs. New York Jets Recap
August 29, 2015
The Jets' Ryan Fitzpatrick had a strong night, throwing two touchdown passes as he led the Jets to a victory over their rival New York Giants. Fitzpatrick played the entire first half and finished 9-for-14 for 127 yards and two touchdowns, one to Eric Decker and another to Zac Stacy. The Jets also got a big play from their defense when Antonio Cromartie intercepted Eli Manning's pass late in the second quarter and returned it 59 yards for a touchdown. Manning finished 12-for-16 for 91 yards on the night. The Jets' Walt Powell provided a special teams highlight in the third quarter with a 54-yard punt return for a touchdown.
NFL Preseason: New York Jets Vs. Atlanta Falcons Recap
August 21, 2015
Matt Ryan led the Falcons' first team offense to touchdowns on Atlanta's first two possessions, but the Jets rallied for 30 straight points to win a preseason game Friday night at MetLife Stadium. Ryan finished 4-for-5 for 75 yards and a touchdown, but his backups T.J. Yates and Sean Renfree struggled and each committed a turnover. The Jets' Bryce Petty and Ryan Fitzpatrick combined for 286 passing yards, and New York's run defense held the Falcons to just 31 yards on 21 carries. The Jets' defense provided ten points on a safety in the second quarter and Rontez Miles' 57-yard return of Renfree's fumble in the third quarter.
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NFL Preseason: Detroit Lions Vs. New York Jets Recap
August 13, 2015
The Detroit Lions earned an easy win Thursday over the New York Jets in the teams' preseason opener. Detroit's rookie running back Ameer Abdullah had a strong game in his first NFL action, rushing seven times for 67 yards. Zach Zenner added 55 yards rushing, helping the Lions offense to generate 193 yards on the ground. Lions quarterback Matt Stafford made his only series count as he completed both his passes for 57 yards and a touchdown. The Giants got nothing going all night and finished with just 123 yards of offense to Detroit's 428. Detroit's backup quarterback Dan Orlovsky passeed to Greg Salas for a touchdown in the third quarter and Stafford threw a touchdown pass to Golden Tate in the first.