Pennington leads Jets to victory

Pennington leads Jets to victory

Chad Pennington sparked the New York Jets by going 24-for-31 for 286 yards and a touchdown in a 26-11 win over the Houston Texans at Giants Stadium on Sunday.

The Jets did enough to cover the 5-point home spread, and the 37 points scored were UNDER the posted total of 40.

Laveranues Coles had nine receptions for 111 yards and a touchdown, while Jerricho Cotchery added 110 yards on seven catches for the Jets.

David Carr was 39-for-54 for 321 yards and a score, and was picked off once. Andre Johnson caught ten balls for 98 yards and a touchdown for the Texans.