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Jets in 9th place after Week 14

New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis (24) runs

New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis (24) runs after intercepting a fourth-quarter pass by Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Josh Freeman (5). (December 13, 2009) Photo Credit: AP

The Jets were victorious this week with a 26-3 drubbing against Tampa Bay's junior varsity team, the Buccaneers.

The bad part of that news for Jets fans: Everyone else nearby in the AFC playoff race also won on Sunday. (Thanks to the Cleveland Manginis for sending the Steelers to 6-7 on Thursday night.)

After Week 14, the Jets are in ninth place. Of course, in the NFL, place doesn't matter to much -- tiebreakers do. And the Jets are in last place in every tiebreaker category with the rest of the wild card teams at 7-6 -- Jaguars, Ravens and Dolphins.

Here's a look at the AFC playoff race as it pertains to the Jets. Get the whole NFL playoff picture right here.

1. Colts (13-0)
2. Chargers (10-3)
3. Bengals (9-4)
4. Patriots (8-5)
(all division leaders)

5. Broncos (8-5)
6. Jaguars (7-6)
(wild cards)

7. Ravens (7-6)
8. Dolphins (7-6)
9. Jets (7-6)
10. Texans (6-7)
11. Steelers (6-7)
12. Titans (6-7)

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