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A Jets fans looks on in the fourth quarter during a game against the San Diego Chargers at MetLife Stadium. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Chargers 27, Jets 17

Greg McElroy didn't throw a touchdown and was sacked 11 times during a loss to the Chargers. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Jets quarterback Greg McElroy is brought down by
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Jets quarterback Greg McElroy is brought down by San Diego Chargers defensive end Corey Liuget during the second half. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Jets head coach Rex Ryan reacts during the
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Jets head coach Rex Ryan reacts during the second half of a game against the San Diego Chargers. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Mark Sanchez looks on from the bench in
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Mark Sanchez looks on from the bench in the second quarter during a game against the San Diego Chargers at MetLife Stadium. (Dec. 23, 2012)

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Greg McElroy throws a pass during the first
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Greg McElroy throws a pass during the first half of a game against the San Diego Chargers at MetLife Stadium. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Greg McElroy celebrates after teammate Shonn Greene ran
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Greg McElroy celebrates after teammate Shonn Greene ran in his first touchdown of the game against the San Diego Chargers at MetLife Stadium. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Tim Tebow (15), offensive coordinator Tony Sparano, Greg
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Tim Tebow (15), offensive coordinator Tony Sparano, Greg McElroy (14) and Mark Sanchez (6) of the Jets look on in the first half during a game against the San Diego Chargers at MetLife Stadium. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Jets quarterbacks Mark Sanchez, left, and Tim Tebow
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Jets quarterbacks Mark Sanchez, left, and Tim Tebow stand next to each other on the sideline during the first half. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Jets quarterbacks Mark Sanchez, left, and Tim Tebow
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Jets quarterbacks Mark Sanchez, left, and Tim Tebow stand next to each other during the second half. (Dec. 23, 2012)

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San Diego Chargers wide receiver Danario Alexander, right,
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San Diego Chargers wide receiver Danario Alexander, right, catches a 37-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Philip Rivers as Jets cornerback Antonio Cromartie defends during the second half. (Dec. 23, 2012)

San Diego Chargers wide receiver Danario Alexander reacts
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San Diego Chargers wide receiver Danario Alexander reacts after scoring on a 37-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Philip Rivers during the second half. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Philip Rivers of the San Diego Chargers passes
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Philip Rivers of the San Diego Chargers passes as Bart Scott (57) of the Jets closes in at MetLife Stadium. (Dec. 23, 2012)

San Diego Chargers wide receiver Danario Alexander reacts
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San Diego Chargers wide receiver Danario Alexander reacts after scoring on a 37-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Philip Rivers during the second half. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Greg McElroy hands off to Shonn Greene of
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Greg McElroy hands off to Shonn Greene of the Jets against the San Diego Chargers at MetLife Stadium. (Dec. 23, 2012)

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Antonio Cromartie of the Jets takes down Danario
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Antonio Cromartie of the Jets takes down Danario Alexander of the San Diego Chargers at MetLife Stadium. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Greg McElroy of the Jets gets back to
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Greg McElroy of the Jets gets back to his feet during a game against the San Diego Chargers at MetLife Stadium. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Curtis Brinkley #36 and Antoine Cason #20 of
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Curtis Brinkley #36 and Antoine Cason #20 of the San Diego Chargers take down Hayden Smith of the Jets at MetLife Stadium. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Philip Rivers of the San Diego Chargers passes
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Philip Rivers of the San Diego Chargers passes under pressures from Quinton Coples of the Jets at MetLife Stadium. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Greg McElroy talks to Tony Sparano, offensive coordinator
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Greg McElroy talks to Tony Sparano, offensive coordinator of the Jets, during a game against the San Diego Chargers. (Dec. 23, 2012)

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San Diego Chargers outside linebacker Melvin Ingram chases
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San Diego Chargers outside linebacker Melvin Ingram chases after Jets quarterback Greg McElroy during the first half. (Dec. 23, 2012)

San Diego Chargers kicker Nick Novak, center, with
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San Diego Chargers kicker Nick Novak, center, with Mike Scifres holding, kicks a 51-yard field goal against the Jets during the first half. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Jets cheerleaders stand near a banner in memory
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Jets cheerleaders stand near a banner in memory of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Conn. during the first half of a game between the Jets and the San Diego Chargers. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Tim Tebow takes the field before a game
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Tim Tebow takes the field before a game against the San Diego Chargers at MetLife Stadium. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Jets quarterback Greg McElroy reacts after teammate Shonn
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Jets quarterback Greg McElroy reacts after teammate Shonn Greene scored on a 1-yard touchdown run against the San Diego Chargers during the first half. (Dec. 23, 2012)

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San Diego Chargers wide receiver Micheal Spurlock runs
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San Diego Chargers wide receiver Micheal Spurlock runs with the ball against Jets running back Joe McKnight during the first half. (Dec. 23, 2012)

Jets running back Shonn Greene runs for a
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Jets running back Shonn Greene runs for a 1-yard touchdown run against the San Diego Chargers during the first half. (Dec. 23, 2012)

San Diego Chargers punter Mike Scifres reacts after
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San Diego Chargers punter Mike Scifres reacts after a kick against the Jets during the first half. (Dec. 23, 2012)

San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers is sacked
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San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers is sacked by Jets defensive end Quinton Coples during the first half. (Dec. 23, 2012)

San Diego Chargers wide receiver Micheal Spurlock runs
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San Diego Chargers wide receiver Micheal Spurlock runs for a 63-yard touchdown punt return during the first half. (Dec. 23, 2012)

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