Dimitri Patterson went from likely starting cornerback for the New York Jets to being out of a job – all in the span of one bizarre week.
Fighting for their NFL playoff lives, the Miami Dolphins welcome a hobbled New York Jets team with 15 players on its mid-Week 17 injury report.
With so much on the line, “Bitten by the injury bug” would best describe the combined 25 players detailed in the Miami Dolphins and New York Jets NFL Week 13 injury reports leading up to their Sunday afternoon showdown at MetLife Stadium.
Longtime AFC East foes collide for the first time in the 2013 NFL season, as the Miami Dolphins and New York Jets renew their bitter rivalry in a Week 13 game with huge implications in the AFC playoff picture.
The New England Patriots last lost two straight AFC East games in 2006 – to the New York Jets followed by the Miami Dolphins four weeks later.