Patriots Fall to Jets, 30-27 in Overtime

Automated Insights

Rob Gronkowski had a big day for the offense, but it was not enough to avoid a heartbreaking loss for the Patriots against the Jets, 30-27, at MetLife Stadium.

Tom Brady finished 22 for 46 with 228 yards and one pick with no scores. Geno Smith ended up going 17 of 33 with 233 yards passing, two touchdowns (1 pass, 1 rush) and one pick for the Jets.

Stevan Ridley rushed for 50 yards on 11 carries while adding a touchdown. Gronkowski was a top performer, snagging eight passes for 114 yards.

The New England defense had a decent day, highlighted by giving up 177 yards rushing and 206 passing while taking back one interception for a touchdown. They manhandled Smith with four sacks.

Jets wide receiver Jeremy Kerley could not be contained, putting up 97 receiving yards and one touchdown. Wide receiver David Nelson also performed well with 80 receiving yards.

Next week, the Patriots host the Dolphins (3-3) while the Jets head to Cincinnati to face the Bengals (5-2).


Patriots Passing Leaders

Grade

Name

Comp

Att

Yds

TDs

Int

D

64

T. Brady

22

46

205

0

1


Jets Passing Leaders

Grade

Name

Comp

Att

Yds

TDs

Int

B

84

G. Smith

17

33

206

1

1


Patriots Rushing Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Att

Yds

YdsA

TDs

B

86

S. Ridley

RB

11

50

4.5

1

B

83

B. Bolden

RB

8

36

4.5

1

-

-

L. Blount

RB

1

4

4.0

0


Jets Rushing Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Att

Yds

YdsA

TDs

B

83

C. Ivory

RB

34

104

3.1

0

B

84

G. Smith

QB

6

32

5.3

1

D+

68

T. Bohanon

FB

6

21

3.5

0


Patriots Receiving Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Rec

Yds

YdsA

TDs

A+

100

R. Gronkowski

TE

8

114

14.3

0

C

76

J. Edelman

WR

5

44

8.8

0

C

73

A. Dobson

WR

3

34

11.3

0


Jets Receiving Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Rec

Yds

YdsA

TDs

A+

97

J. Kerley

WR

8

97

12.1

1

B

85

D. Nelson

WR

4

80

20.0

0

C+

80

J. Cumberland

TE

3

41

13.7

0


What to Read Next