Recap - Jets Defeat Jacksonville 37-13
The battle between the Jets and Jaguars didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Jacksonville was handed a 37-13 defeat on Saturday at MetLife Stadium.
New York won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 38.5.
Mark Sanchez completed 13 of 23 pass attempts for 169 yards and 1 TD for the Jets in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Jaguars defense.
Denard Robinson rushed for 29 yards for Jacksonville, while Jonathan Grimes added 21 yards. Blaine Gabbert threw for 165 yards for the Jaguars, while receivers Justin Blackmon and Ace Sanders had 46 and 35 yards respectively.
Jacksonville lost the offensive yardage battle to New York 408-286 yards in Saturday's game. New York had more first downs as that total ended up 24-15.
Jacksonville lost the time of possession battle 35:37/24:23, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, New York takes its act on the road to face New York looking for another win. For Jacksonville, they head home to face Philadelphia.