New York Jets 2012-13 Season in Photos

Gang Green fights for redemption after a polarizing off-season that involved the acquisition of Tim Tebow.

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Guy Whimper #68 of the Jacksonville Jaguars is tackled by Yeremiah Bell #37 of the New York Jets during the game at EverBank Field on Dec. 9, 2012 in Jacksonville, Fla. The Jets beat the Jaguars 17-10.
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Bilal Powell #29 of the New York Jets runs for a gain during the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at EverBank Field.
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Yeremiah Bell #37 of the New York Jets attempts to tackle Montel Owens #24 of the Jacksonville Jaguars.
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New York Jets fans dress up in mockery of Fireman Ed, who said he'd no longer lead the "J-E-T-S chant" and Mark Sanchez, who did end up getting benched in the Jets' 7-6 win over the Arizona Cardinals on Dec. 2, 2012 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J.
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Greg McElroy #14 of the New York Jets talks with quarterback coach Matt Cavanaugh while teammate Mark Sanchez#6 and Tim Tebow #15 stand by in the fourth quarter against the Arizona Cardinals on Dec. 2, 2012 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. The Jets beat the Cardinals 7-6.
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Stephen Hill #84 of the New York Jets is hit by Greg Toler #28 of the Arizona Cardinals at MetLife Stadium.
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LaRon Landry #30 of the New York Jets intercepts a pass thrown by Ryan Lindley #14 of the Arizona Cardinals.
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Quarterback Mark Sanchez #6 of the New York Jets tries to get up after getting sacked by the New England Patriots during a game at MetLife Stadium on Nov. 22 in East Rutherford, N.J. The Jets lost 49-19.
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Tight end Jeff Cumberland #86 of the New York Jets runs after catching a long pass as Dont'a Hightower #54 and Alfonzo Dennard #37of the New England Patriots chases during the second half.
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Wide receiver Julian Edelman #11 of the New England Patriots makes a catch for a touchdown as LaRon Landry #30 defends during the second quarter.
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Wide receiver Chaz Schilens #85 of the New York Jets celebrates on the ground after making a leaping catch for a touchdown during the game against the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome on Nov. 18, 2012 in St. Louis, Miss. The Jets won 27-13.
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Kyle Wilson #20 of the New York Jets attempts to intercept a pass intended for Chris Givens #13 of the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome.
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Quarterback Mark Sanchez #6 of the New York Jets looks downfield to pass under pressure from defensive end Bruce Irvin #51 of the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field on Nov. 11. The Jets lost to the Seahawks 28-7.
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Wide receiver Golden Tate #81 of the Seattle Seahawks celebrates after scoring a touchdown against the New York Jets at CenturyLink Field.
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Running back Marshawn Lynch #24 of the Seattle Seahawks rushes against the New York Jets at CenturyLink Field.
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Quarterback Ryan Tannehill #17 of the Miami Dolphins is sacked by outside linebacker Calvin Pace #97 of the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium on Oct. 28. The Jets lost to the Dolphins 30-9.
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Daniel Thomas #33 of the Miami Dolphins is tripped up by Isaiah Trufant #35 of the New York Jets.
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olan Carroll #28 of the Miami Dolphins breaks up a pass intended for Clyde Gates #19 of the New York Jets.
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Rob Ninkovich #50 of the New England Patriots brings down Mark Sanchez #6 of the New York Jets in the fourth quarter at Gillette Stadium on Oct. 21. The Jets lost to the Patriots 29-26 in overtime.
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Dustin Keller #81 of the New York Jets makes a catch in the second half against the New England Patriots.
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Nick Folk #2 of the New York Jets celebrates following his successful field goal to force overtime against the Patriots.
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Rob Gronkowski #87 of the New England Patriots catches a touchdown pass in front of LaRon Landry #30 of the New York Jets.
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Nick Bellore #54 of the New York Jets is tackled by T.Y. Hilton #13 of the Indianapolis Colts at MetLife Stadium on Oct. 14 in East Rutherford, N.J. The Jets defeated the Colts 35-9.
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Andrew Luck #12 of the Indianapolis Colts is tackled by LaRon Landry #12 of the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium.
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Stephen Hill #84 of the New York Jets celebrates his touchdown against the Indianapolis Colts.
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Joe McKnight #25 of the New York Jets returns a kickoff 100 yards for a touchdown in the third quarter against the Houston Texans at MetLife Stadium on Oct. 8 in East Rutherford. The Jets went on to lose to the Texans 23-17.
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Tim Tebow #15 of the New York Jets reacts after he ran for a first down in the second half against the Houston Texans.
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Owen Daniels #81 of the Houston Texans makes a reception in the second half against Yeremiah Bell #37 of the New York Jets.
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Mark Sanchez #6 of the New York Jets gets back to his feet after a fumble against the San Francisco 49ers during a game at MetLife Stadium on Sept. 30 in East Rutherford. The woeful Jets fell to the 49ers 34-0.
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Aldon Smith #99 of the San Francisco 49ers sacks Mark Sanchez #6 of the New York Jets.
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Tim Tebow #15 of the New York Jets is brought down by Aldon Smith #99 of the San Francisco 49ers.
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Head coach Rex Ryan consoles Santonio Holmes #10 of the New York Jets after an injured Holmes is taken off the field in the second half against the San Francisco 49ers on Sept. 30.
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Miami Dolphins wide receiver Brian Hartline cannot make a catch against the New York Jets at Sun Life Stadium Sept. 23. The Jets beat the Dolphins 23-20 in overtime to earn their second win of the season.
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Jeremy Kerley #11 is lifted in the air by Bilal Powell #29 of the New York Jets after scoring a fourth quarter touchdown against the Miami Dolphins.
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Cornerback Chris Clemons #30 of the Miami Dolphins intercepts the ball against the New York Jets at Sun Life Stadium on Sept. 23 in Miami Gardens.
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LaMarr Woodley #56 of the Pittsburgh Steelers applies pressure to Mark Sanchez #6 of the New York Jets on Sept. 16 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. The Jets lost 27-10.
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Heath Miller #83 of the Pittsburgh Steelers makes a catch against Yeremiah Bell #37 of the New York Jets during the game on Sept. 16.
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The Jets brought in LaRon Landry to make big hits and stop opposing tight ends. He hasn't disappointed yet.
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Tim Tebow ability to scramble in the pocket gives him an advantage over many other NFL QBs.
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Mark Sanchez #6 of the New York Jets drops back to pass against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
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Santonio Holmes #10 of the New York Jets reacts after scoring a first quarter touchdown against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
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Tim Tebow proves the team with a unique spark on offense.
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Mark Sanchez #6 and Tim Tebow #15 of the New York Jets celebrate a touchdown against the Buffalo Bills during their season opener at MetLife Stadium on Sept. 9.
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Stephon Gilmore #27 of the Buffalo Bills tackles Stephen Hill #84 of the New York Jets during their season opener.
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New York Jets wide receiver Stephen Hill had a lot to celebrate after scoring two touchdowns in his NFL debut.
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New York Jets wide receiver Stephen Hill (84) catches a pass for a touchdown against the Buffalo Bills.
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Jeremy Kerley ability as a punt returner makes him extra valuable to Gang Green.
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Mark Sanchez (6) and Jeremy Kerley (11) celebrate after Kerley caught a touchdown pass against the Buffalo Bills.
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The Jets offense had a great week in the season opener against the Bills.
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Mark Sanchez and Tim Tebow give the Jets a unique one-two punch at QB.
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Jets Center Nick Mangold is the protection and grit behind the team's running game.
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Stephen Hill #84 of the New York Jets celebrates his touchdown catch as he looks to teammate Jeff Cumberland #86.
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Punter Robert Malone #3 of the New York Jets reacts after the Jets defeated the Buffalo Bills 48-28 during an NFL game at MetLife Stadium.
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Jets running back Shonn Greene runs by a Panthers tackler in a preseason game against Carolina.
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Tim Tebow is tackled by a Panthers player in preseason play.
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Jets players try to tackle a Panthers player in a preseason game.
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Tim Tebow goes to throw a pass against the Giants in a preseason game.
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Jets quarterbacks Tim Tebow and Mark Sanchez talk before a Giants preseason game.
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Eli Manning meets with Mark Sanchez before their preseason game.
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Darrelle Revis battles against the Bills' Steve Johnson
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