Jets-Dolphins Notes

WR WAYNE CHREBET has 7 TD catches vs. Dolphins – most vs. any foe.<BR><BR>

SEVEN OF PAST 9 meetings in NY have been decided by 8 points-or-less……DOLPHINS: Head coach DAVE WANNSTEDT has 31 regular-season wins since 2000, 3rd-most in AFC......QB JAY FIEDLER has career 29-14 (.674) record, 2nd among active QBs. Fiedler grew up in Oceanside, NY & in last meeting vs. NYJ (9/22/02), completed 16 of 30 passes (53.3 pct.) for 185 yards with 1 TD vs. 0 INTs for 83.3 passer rating......RB RICKY WILLIAMS has rushed for 204 yards in 2 games vs. Jets with Miami (102.0 yards per game). Has 413 rushing yards (206.5 yards per game) & 4 TDs in past 2 division games. Since 2000, Williams has rushed for NFL-best 4,167 yards.......Last week vs. Houston, WR CHRIS CHAMBERS had 7 catches for 118 yards & 2 TDs......DE JASON TAYLOR aims for 3rd game in row vs. NYJ with sack. Has 41.5 sacks since 2000, most in AFC & 2nd in NFL. Taylor (18.5) & DE ADEWALE OGUNLEYE (9.5) led all NFL duos in 2002 with 28.0 sacks......JETS: Aim for 10th win in past 11 vs. Miami & 6th in row at home. In past 3 at home vs. Dolphins, Jets have outscored Miami 79-28 in 2nd half......Under head coach HERMAN EDWARDS, team is 13-1 (.929) when taking lead into 4th quarter......QB VINNY TESTAVERDE is 3-0 at home vs. Dolphins as NYJ, completing 70 of 113 passes (61.9 pct.) for 731 yards with 8 TDs vs. 3 INTs for 93.2 passer rating......RB CURTIS MARTIN has TD run in 10 of 15 career games vs. Miami. Martin's 10 TDs is most by any player vs. Dolphins......WR WAYNE CHREBET has 7 TD catches vs. Dolphins – most vs. any foe.......In Week 1, DEs JOHN ABRAHAM & SHAUN ELLIS each had 2.0 sacks. Abraham had 2.0 sacks in last meeting vs. Dolphins & Jets are 14-7 (.667) when he has 1.0+ sacks. CB DONNIE ABRAHAM had INT last week vs. Redskins & ties for most INTs in NFL in past 4 seasons (25). Defense has 8 INTs vs. 4 TDs allowed in 5 games vs. Miami QB Fiedler. LB SAM COWART has 41 tackles in past 3 games vs. Miami.

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