Recap - Jets Defeat New Orleans 26-20
|Recap - Jets Defeat New Orleans 26-20|
Chris Ivory ran for 139 yards as New York handled New Orleans by a score of 26-20 on Sunday at MetLife Stadium.
New York was an underdog by 6 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 45.5.
Geno Smith completed 8 of 19 pass attempts for 115 yards and 0 TDs for the Jets in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Pierre Thomas rushed for 24 yards for New Orleans, while Mark Ingram added 19 yards. Drew Brees threw for 382 yards for the Saints, while receivers Jimmy Graham and Robert Meachem had 116 and 93 yards respectively.
New Orleans outgained New York 407-338 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 23-14 by the Saints.
New Orleans lost the time of possession battle 30:28/29:32, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, New York takes its act on the road to face Buffalo looking for another win. For New Orleans, they head home to face Dallas.