Preseason favorites to win their fourth straight division title, the Patriots (6-3) lead the Jets (5-4) by just one game.
"To lose today, you don't forget about the playoffs, but as far as the division race, it's would have been basically over," said Jets linebacker Matt Chatham, who spent the last six seasons with the Patriots. "We know that we've at least kept ourselves alive."
true. let the Jets and the media talk about the playoffs, noone cares what we think anyway.