The Jets appeared lifeless during yesterday’s 13-3 loss to the Seahawks and quarterback Brett Favre stood exasperated following the defeat. Earlier wins by the Dolphins and Patriots put a thorn to the Jets’ playoff hopes and a nightmare collapse crept closer to reality. Now with just a matchup against the Dolphins at the Meadowlands remaining, the Jets (9-6) sit one game behind Miami (10-5) and New England (10-5) in the AFC East. While the Jets appear dejected, there still is hope for a return trip to the playoffs.

1. The Jets can win the AFC East with a win over the Dolphins and a Bills victory over the Patriots. The scenario would put the Jets, Dolphins and Patriots into a three-way tie with a 10-6 record, but the Jets would win the division based on a 5-1 record within the division.

2. The Jets can clinch the final wild card spot with a win over the Dolphins and a Jaguars victory over the Ravens. The scenario would give the Jets (10-6) and Ravens (10-6) an identical record, but the Jets would win the final playoff spot based on an 8-4 record within the conference. The Ravens would end the season with a 7-5 record against AFC opponents if they were to lose against the Jaguars.

Useful Articles

Ellis Misbehavior Leaves Questions,2012 Post Mortem Rex And Woody Promise Changes,Meet The Prospects Cameron Heyward,Jets Bills Previewing The Canadian Clash,New York Jets Vs Patriots Look Back Week Two 2009 Season,Braylon Edwards Arrested For Dui,Jets Focused On Improving Passing Game,Greene Jets Run Past Redskins 34 19,Preview Jets Vs Eagles,Stephen Hill I Dont Drop Balls