The New York Jets beat the Miami Dolphins 23-20 on Sunday, but the victory should have come much easier than it ultimately did. Actually, it really shouldn’t have come at all. When you get your Ws thanks to a first year coach stupidly trying to ice your kicker, that should earn you half a loss just because.
Whether folks want to admit it or not, this Jets team isn’t very good. Plain and simple. A win versus the Dolphins is exactly that – a win versus the Dolphins.
Over the next four weeks Rex Ryan and Co. are scheduled to take on the San Francisco 49ers, Houston Texans, Indianapolis Colts and New England Patriots. Don’t be surprised if the Jets are 2-5 heading into their Oct. 28 rematch versus this very same Dolphins team, and then end up dropping that game, too.
Here is a play that will tell you everything you need to know about the current state of this squad’s offense: