Florham Park, N.J.- Every year, right around playoff time, you start to hear the phrase, ‘battle tested,’ used in arguments for why a particular team can or can’t win in the playoffs.
With a second-year quarterback, a second-year coach with the second-year of his defensive scheme in place and a couple of new castaways from other teams, the Jets can hardly be considered a ‘battle tested,’ team.
However these last couple of wins they have piled up, snatching victories directly from the jaws of defeat, will add to this second-year team’s resume. Starting with last year’s late season success and their ability to win these games in crunch-time so far this season the Jets are currently in the battle testing mode. (more…)