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New York Jets just coming off from rare offense outburst that beats Buffalo Bills 48-28 to open their 2012 season.silence the skeptics the Jets qurterback controversy since arrived the Big Apple. He completes 19 of 27 passes for 266 yards and three touchdowns with just one interception. Sanchez found his fovorite target of the day rookie Stephen Hill who had five catches for 89 yards.
You can say the Bills just played bad, but New York victory wasn't really on offense side, their defense peaks as well with interceptions from Revis, Kyle Wilson and, who returned his for a touchdown. Revis will not make the trip to Pittsburgh tonight due to concussion, and will be replaced with Wilson instead. Tim Tebow gained 11 yards on five carries while being used twice in the wildcat and in nine total offensive plays last week might get more action on the field tonight. Tebow ended the Steelers' playoff chances last season in that famous 80-yard touchdown pass on the first play of overtime.
The Jets will try to ducplicate their performance on Week 1 against NFL's best defense Pittsburgh Steelers. Although it does'nt showed in their their loss against the Denver Broncos but Pittsburgh now welcomes back safety Ryan Clark, who sat out the opener. Linebacker James Harrison is still doubtful with knee injury who hasn't played since the playoff last season while safetyis questionable with strained calf he suffered last week.
Ben Roethlisberger completed 22 of 40 passes for 245 yards with two touchdowns and throws a risky pass interception, which was returned 43 yards for the game's final score under two minutes left. The Jets last visit in Hienz Field was AFC championship game on Jan. 23, 2011 which they lost 24-19 score. Check this page for Jets vs Steelers live score updates and highlights.
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Garrett McIntyre gets Jets' first sack of season, the first of his career, to force Steelers to settle for field goal. At 9:07 Steelers Shaun Suisham kicked a 45-yard field goal NYJ 0 - 3 PIT
Jets next drive have WRs fly high, Hill and Gates getting invovled. At 4:19 Jets Mark Sanchez passed to Santonio Holmes for 14 yard gain touchdown NYJ 7 - 3 PIT
Much needed first down, an 18 yard gain by Antonio Brown to help setup a FG, At 14:56 Steelers Shaun Suisham kicked a 45-yard field goal NYG 7 - 6 PIT
Jets Balance offense 11 rushes, 9 passes plus deep shots. At 9:35 Jets Nick Folk kicked a 38-yard field goal NYJ 10 - 6 PIT
Roethlisberger big time pass to Wallace for 18 yard and Johnson for 26 yard gain help setup FG to end the half. At 1:03 Steelers Big Ben passed to Heath Miller for 1 yard touchdown
HALFTIME SCORE --- NYJ 10 - 13 PIT
Brown caught 11 yard pass and NY Jets 15 yard penalty capped Mike Wallace reception, At 8:44 in 3rd quarter Roethlisberger passed to Mike Wallace to the right for 37 yard touchdown NYJ 10 - 20 PIT
At 3:34 in the 4th Steelers capped with Redman rushed for 2 yard gain touchdown to end the game with final score NYJ 10 - 27 PIT