Dolphins 19, Jets 17
The Jets fell to the Dolphins, 19-17, in Miami and lost grip on what was a slim shot at a playoff berth. Gang Green finished the season 8-8.
Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez stands on the sideline during the final minutes of the Jets' 19-17 loss to the Dolphins in Miami. (Jan. 1, 2012)
New York Jets cornerback Antonio Cromartie, left is congratulated by defensive back Ellis Lankster (26), wide receiver Santonio Holmes (10) and head coach Rex Ryan after an interception during the first half of a game against the Miami Dolphins. (January 1, 2012)