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Six Picks for Fitz as Jets are the Pits


The Jets served up a horror show at Arrowhead Stadium in a 24-3 loss to the Chiefs that saw Ryan Fitzpatrick throw a whopping SIX interceptions. Our resident Jet, Mark Roberts, was left stunned…

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No Folk hero in Jets loss


The New York Jets dropped their season opener as the Bengals escaped from MetLife Stadium with a 23-22 victory after a nightmare showing from the Jets veteran kicker Nick Folk. Mark Roberts tells the story…

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Season Preview – New York Jets


The big kick off is almost upon us, and here at Uncle Sam Sports we’re asking our writers to take a look at their team’s off-season dealings and discuss their hopes for the new NFL season. Here’s Jets fan Mark Roberts on his expectations for Gang Green this year…

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3 and out: Jets still flying


The surprise package New York Jets remain hot on the heels of the Patriots in the race for the AFC East after they put paid to the Redskins on Sunday. Happy Jets fan Mark Roberts looks back on the latest victory for Gang Green Nation…

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New look Jets have taken off

The New York Jets have been one of the most impressive teams in the NFL through week 2, riding a dominant defense to a 2-0 record after swarming all over Andrew Luck and the Colts on Monday night. Uncle Sam’s resident Jet Mark Roberts reports… 

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3 and Out: Jets end the Rex Ryan era on a high

The New York Jets ended a troubled season on a high note, sending much-loved head coach Rex Ryan on his way with a deserved win over the hapless Miami Dolphins in the South Florida sun. Jets writer Mark Roberts reflects…

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3 and Out: Jets embarrassed by Buffalo


Having beaten the Steelers last time out the New York Jets came crashing back down to earth with a humiliating 38-3 loss against divisional rivals Buffalo. The Jets will need a new Head Coach and a new QB moving forward, says a frustrated Mark Roberts…

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Improving Wembley atmosphere a sign of NFL growth in UK

The NFL bandwagon rolls into London Town once again this week for game 11 of the International Series, with the Jacksonville Jaguars entertaining the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday evening. This is the third game to be staged at Wembley stadium this year with another 80,000+ sell-out crowd expected. Here’s Mark Roberts with more on the NFL’s attempts to set up camp in the UK…

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End of the 2nd Quarter: New York Jets

Things go from bad to worse for the J-E-T-S as they sit bottom of the pile in the AFC East with a 1-7 record having lost seven on the bounce. Rex Ryan’s job appears to be on the line and there’s an issue at QB where neither Geno Smith nor Mike Vick have looked like being the answer. Our Jets writer Mark Roberts doesn’t see things getting better any time soon…

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3 and out: Harvin, Bills @ Jets and the Wembley game


New York Jets writer Mark Roberts looks ahead to a big weekend in the NFL with his team hosting Buffalo this weekend while he’s at Wembley watching the Lions and Falcons do battle, and also tells us why the Percy Harvin move might make the Jets a threat…. next year. 

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