Four Downs: The Lions Game

Four Downs takes a look at the dramatic win in Detroit as the Jets showed plenty of backbone in the comeback over the Lions.

The Jets won a wild one, 23-20 at Detroit, their first overtime win of the year. Four Downs explores the themes of the game:

1: REVIS ISLAND - The marquee individual matchup was Calvin Johnson vs. Darrelle Revis. Johnson is arguably the best wide receiver in the National Football League and Revis is one of the top three corners in the league. Revis won the first mano e mano showdown by limiting Johnson to one catch for 13 yards.

2: NO SUH THING - The highly anticipated under card one-on-one was former University of Nebraska teammates Matt Slausen and Ndamukong Suh trading body blows for the first time as professionals. Slausen and Brandon Moore held—literally and figuratively—Suh to one tackle.

3: FOLK LORE - Let's be perfectly honest about one thing. The Jets do not win this game without Nick Folk. Folk made field goals of 31, 36 and 30 yards, and appears to be setting himself up for a Pro Bowl berth.

4: DUSTIN HIM OFF - Heading into the season, we felt that tight end Dustin Keller and wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery would have big years as Mark Sanchez's underneath targets. Keller has lived up to expectations, and did so again yesterday, catching four passes for 59 yards. Cotchery has not and continued to struggle. He only grabbed two passes (totaling 29 yards) and dropped what should have been a first down pass in the first half.

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