Is This Season the Jets’ Best Shot at Winning It All?

January 17, 2011   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Think about what has happened in this postseason for the New York Jets. Sure, they finished the season with 11 wins and weren't the Seattle Seahawks of the AFC, but virtually everyone doubted what they could do.
Looking at what the Jets had to do to get to this point, it looked impossible. Over the last decade, the best quarterbacks and teams in the league have been Manning and the Colts along with Brady and the Patriots. It was known the Jets would have to beat those two powerhouses to return to the AFC title game. Not only beat them, but on the road as the sixth seed.
It's something that just never happens—literally. With wins over Indianapolis and New England, the Jets became the first team to ever accomplish the feat in the playoffs in the Manning/Brady era. That may never happen for any team again even if any team ever gets the chance at pulling it off.
So, now, after the Jets have done the unthinkable and are headed to Pittsburgh against a team they've a...

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