If Strait can't go, this could really hurt the Jets, since they will be without safety Oliver Celestin (knee), who is doubtful. Celestin also plays in nickel and dime situations.
Cornerback Ty Law, who is nursing back and groin ailments, was upgraded from questionable to probable, and should be able to start on Monday.
Linebacker Eric Barton will return to the lineup this week after missing three games with a high ankle sprain. He's not 100 percent, but he's healthy enough to play.
Safety Eric Coleman still has a bulky cast on his broken left hand, but isn't listed on the injury report.
Jets tailback Curtis Martin was held out of practice on Thursday to rest his injured knee, but he will play on Monday.
With the season-ending arm injury to center Kevin Mawae, the Jets are down to seven offensive linemen. Steve Morley is the backup at left tackle and both guard spots, and Scott Gragg is the backup at right tackle. The backup center will be Jonathan Goodwin, who is starting at left guard for Pete Kendall, the new starting center.
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