10.) JETS HAVE THEIR RUNNING GAME GOINGThrowing the ball might be a little dangerous against the Patriots secondary, which led the NFL with 25 interceptions. Shonn Greene and LaDainian Tomlinson both had solid games against the Colts in the wild card round and will need to continue that trend. Tomlinson rushed for 82 yards on 16 carries and scored both touchdowns for the Jets. Greene has a reputation as a big-game running back after some very good playoff performances last year and a solid one against the Colts last week. The longer the Jets stay on the field, the less they have to see Tom Brady and the more the passing game should open up for Mark Sanchez.(Credit: Getty Images)
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January 11, 2011 12:59 PM
The Jets will meet the Patriots in the divisional round of the playoffs this Sunday. After splitting the season series, it all comes down to this ultimate tie-breaker.
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