Week 13 (7-5)
Indianapolis Colts: 31 | New York Jets: 21
Heading into Week 13 with a perfect 5-0 record at home, the Jets finally squander a game on the MetLife turf.
Andrew Luck tears it up, recording 450 yards through the air. New York tries to make one last push in the fourth quarter, but it is a matter of too little, too late.
In a game which, with a win, would have put them in contention for the AFC East, Gang Green refocuses on a wild card.
Week 14 (8-5)
New York Jets: 44 | San Francisco 49ers: 7
Following a rough loss, the Jets head to the west coast and pull off their biggest laugher of the year. Ryan Fitzpatrick has his only 400-yard game of the season, with the Marshall-Decker combo producing four of the team’s five touchdowns.
The defense destructs a non-existent San Fran offensive attack as New York takes back the fifth spot in the AFC playoff picture.
Week 15 (9-5)
Miami Dolphins: 24 | New York Jets: 30
Miami puts up another fight, but New York staves them off at home to improve to 6-1 in front of the Gang Green faithful.
Quincy Enunwa hauls in a go-ahead TD from Fitz with three minutes left and the defense pulls off one last stand to place the Jets one win away from a playoff berth.