With a full week of practice with the first string offense under his belt, Bryce Petty will be able to find receivers other than Robbie Anderson against the 49ers pass defense that is ranked 14th in passing yards allowed per game. If Petty can develop a chemistry with Brandon Marshall, it will allow Petty to make intermediate throws to add to the long bombs he tries to complete to the only receiver he has had chemistry with, Robby Anderson.
Matt Forte should be in for a big day on the ground against the league’s worst rushing defense if the offensive line can open any sort of holes for him. Forte is poised to be the offensive focal point and break the century mark pounding the rock.
The Jets defense will be playing for pride after being embarrassed in front of the world on Monday night. look for a bounce-back game from them.
Look for the offense and the defense to do just enough to come away with a victory in a game that won’t be pretty.