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K Nick Folk named AFC's Special Teams Player of the Week

Nick Folk kicks the game-winning field goal in

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For the second time this season, Nick Folk has been named the AFC Special Teams Player of the Week.

The Jets kicker converted all four field-goal attempts (39, 21, 47 and 45 yards) in the Jets’ 26-20 win over New Orleans. H is now 23-for-23 to start the season -- the longest streak of field goals made in the NFL. It's also the longest in franchise history.

Folk was named the AFC's ST...

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Jeff Cumberland (concussion) inactive

Jeff Cumberland participates in OTAs at the Atlantic

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As expected, Jeff Cumberland is inactive for today's game against the Saints.

The tight end was listed as questionable on the injury report after suffering a concussion in last week's loss in Cincinnati. The Jets -- who still are without tight end Kellen Winslow (suspension) -- will start Konrad Reuland in Cumberland's place.

The good news, however, is that right guard Willie Colon will...

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Saints activate former Jet Jonathan Vilma from short-term IR

New Orleans Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma has been

The Saints activated linebacker Jonathan Vilma from the short-term injured reserve list Saturday -- meaning he'll make his season debut Sunday at MetLife Stadium against the team that drafted him almost 10 years ago.

Vilma, who was placded on IR with a designation to return in Week 1 after undergoing a preseason procedure on his knee, has been practicing the past two weeks, according to reports...

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