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By Ryan Alfieri, Editor
They say there are no moral victories in sports, but even despite a loss, the Jets can take solace in knowing that they are still a competitive football team with all of their injuries, which very encouraging after looking like a JV team last week.
In fact, the Jets had a chance to win the game with a late drive, but their offensive limitations were exposed when Jeff Cumberland bobbled a pass that would be intercepted.
The Jets pulled out all stops to win the game, going for an onside kick after returning one for a touchdown and converting another Fake punt with Tim Tebow. Nick Mangold showed some true grit coming back into the game with a heavily-taped ankle after barely walking off the field on it just minutes before.
Here are some other observations from last night’s loss: