Live Blog: Favre’s Debut (Cont’d)
The Jets take a 7-0 lead into the start of the second quarter but the Redskins are trying to ruin Favre’s Jets debut as they are driving deep into Jets territory. On a drive that started on their own 19 yard line, has now moved to the Jets 12-yard line. JETS 7, REDSKINS 0. End of the 1st Quarter
Redskins K Shaun Suisham kicked a 30-yard field goal to cut the lead to 7-3 Jets. Brett Favre exits the game after two series. His final line is 5-for-6, 48 yards and one touchdown pass. Kellen Clemens comes into the game at quarterback.JETS 7, REDSKINS 3. 14:39 left in the 2nd Quarter
Clemens replaces Favre and goes three and out. Redskins have the ball inside Jets Territory. JETS 7, REDSKINS 3. 14:17 left in the second quarter.
WR David Clowney continues to impress as he just caught a 29 yard pass from Clemens. Clemens then follows that up by getting sacked twice by Redskin defenders. After the second sack, Jets fans start booing the third year pro. So far Clemens’ line does not look well as he is 1-for-6, 29 yards.
The Jets lead is now in danger as Redskins RB Rock Cartwright ran 73 yards, all the way to the Jets 11 yard line. JETS 7, REDSKINS 3. 3:50 left in the second quarter.
With the Redskins knocking on the door S James Ihedigbo intercepts a Derek Devine pass. Devine had just entered the game as QB Rob Collins left with an undisclosed injury. JETS 7, REDSKINS 3. 2:00 left in the 2nd quarter.