CORTLAND, N.Y. -- In Tony Sparano's first offensive meeting with his new team, he had one word written on the white board as the players filed in and took their seats: "PHYSICAL". The one-word message was simple: be the most physical team on the field for 60 minutes and don't let up.

"That has been one of Coach Sparano's main points for us this season. He wants us to be a physically intimidating team," second-year quarterback Greg McElroy said Saturday.

On their way to back-to-back AFC Championship appearances, the Jets prided themselves as being 'bullies', popping off at the mouth and then...

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