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Monday Night Miracle was the best I saw on TV with the playoff victory vs. Pats being a close second. Us whooping up on Peyton Manning and the Colts in our last home playoff game was the best one I watched in person.

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November 1981, just before thanksgiving, the Jets played Miami at Shea. They were 6-4-1 going in (after starting 0-3) and Miami was in first at 7-3-1.  Walking in to the stadium, we stated talking to folks on those long escalators about how we'd now see if we had a real team or not (after sooooo many years of mediocrity). The Jets were down by 6 going into the third quarter and could do nothing on offense. Todd was banged up with cracked ribs and it looked like it. Still down by 6 late in the 4Q, Todd took the team all the way to the 11 and then hit Barkum for a TD on a 4th down play.  

Would like to remember more details but it was along time ago, but still one of the very best days in Shea

 

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41-0 over the Colts in 2002 for me as well.  It's embarrassing that that was our most recent home playoff game. 

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There are quite a few of them but the Jets - Packers game December of 1981 ranks way up there. I think they sacked Don Majkowski close to 10 times that game just an overall dominant performance 

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33 minutes ago, slimjasi said:

Jets divisional round playoff victory against the Jags - January of 1999.

The stadium had such a party-like atmosphere. It was just awesome 

I was there too . It was awesome .

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38 minutes ago, Jet_Engine1 said:

Jets Destroy Colts. 2002. Playoffs.

 

Loved it. 

SCAN THE BOARD!! 

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36 minutes ago, TuscanyTile2 said:

41-0 over the Colts in 2002 for me as well.  It's embarrassing that that was our most recent home playoff game. 

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You too!

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Attended?  Jets-Pats home opener in '09.

Watched?  Jets-Pats AFC divisional playoffs victory in Foxborough.

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1 hour ago, EdReed22 said:

Mine has to be the Monday Night Miracle. Jumbo Elliot catching a TD pass. I remember going to sleep late since I live out here on the west coast and couldn't wake up to go to school the next morning. What were your most memorable moments attending Jet games or watching them.

 

My 2nd favorite has to be when we beat the pats in the playoffs with Sean Green's go ahead TD and the other was spanking Payton Mannings Colts 41-0.

monday night miracle for sure.  i keep remember the look on jason taylor's face when the doltfins were up big and then when the jets won at the end.  it was priceless.

besides the surperbowl there were a couple of shootout type games.  i remember one in 72 (i think) when namath and johnny u put on a passing clinic and there were a coupe of games in the 80's when obrien bested marino.

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First ever Jet game Stan Blinka clothesline’s Green Bay’s John Jefferson at Shea. 

Bitter cold, flask of Courvosier. 

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2 games I went to stand out for me. 

Dec 2001.  Jets v Colts in Indy.  First game I ever took my son to.  Jets won 29-28 on TD pass from Testaverde to Becht in final minute.

Jan 2011. Wild Card playoff game, also in Indy where Folk won it in the final seconds

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Man I must be really young, but the best game I’ve ever been to was the Week 2 Jets Pats game in ‘09. Rex had our D dialed in and we took it to them. Revis island started that day too.

The other big night as a Jets fan was beating them in Foxboro in the playoffs. This was the year that they were 14-2, had obliterated us 45-3 in the regular season, and were a shoe-in for the SB. And our D handed it to them. 

Loved every moment of that. 

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2 minutes ago, Patriot Killa said:

Jets vs Patriots 2010-2011 Divisional Round.

the best game and the proudest moment of my entire life as a sports fan.

Virtually our second  SB in the absence of another SB. 

So sad. 

But Sanchez and Braylon and Cotch and Holmes doing the Jet wing thing?

So great. 

 

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I was in Nashville for the Favre game when we beat the Titans who were then undefeated. 

THAT was a great experience.....  

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1 hour ago, SAM SAM HE'S OUR MAN said:

I was there too . It was awesome .

My favorite sports memory of all-time

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2 hours ago, EdReed22 said:

Mine has to be the Monday Night Miracle. Jumbo Elliot catching a TD pass. I remember going to sleep late since I live out here on the west coast and couldn't wake up to go to school the next morning. What were your most memorable moments attending Jet games or watching them.

 

My 2nd favorite has to be when we beat the pats in the playoffs with Sean Green's go ahead TD and the other was spanking Payton Mannings Colts 41-0.

Best game watched was the Jets beating the Pats in 2010 playoffs.

Best game I attended was the Jets beat down of the Colts 41-0 in the playoffs 2002.

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6 minutes ago, Peace Frog said:

Virtually our second  SB in the absence of another SB. 

So sad. 

But Sanchez and Braylon and Cotch and Holmes doing the Jet wing thing?

So great. 

 

Oh man. That game sent chills down my spine. I’m 23 years old, so you have to understand, as a 15 year old freshman...this moment was my entire Jets fandom. We had gotten embarrassed 45-3 in the regular season and the emotions were running so high. They gave us no chance in hell and they came through.

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Just now, Patriot Killa said:

Oh man. That game sent chills down my spine. I’m 23 years old, so you have to understand, as a 15 year old freshman...this moment was my entire Jets fandom. We had gotten embarrassed 45-3 in the regular season and the emotions were running so high. They gave us no chance in hell and they came through.

At NE, in Brady’s face, after Hard Knocks and Fat Rex and that whole team. 

Best Jet game in decades. 

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16 minutes ago, Peace Frog said:

At NE, in Brady’s face, after Hard Knocks and Fat Rex and that whole team. 

Best Jet game in decades. 

Mark Sanchez did show up in the playoffs for the most part. That I can say.

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1 hour ago, Peace Frog said:

First ever Jet game Stan Blinka clothesline’s Green Bay’s John Jefferson at Shea. 

Bitter cold, flask of Courvosier. 

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Nothing will beat the memory of watching the Super Bowl victory as a 10 yo with a bunch of friends and relatives at my uncle's house but a close second is beating the Pats at their place in 2011 after being humiliated 45-3 during the regular season. The tears of Pats fans tasted so sweet. 

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Favorite game I went to was last game of 2002.. when we crushed the packers after finding out that the dolphins lost to the patriots in ot after having a 9 point lead in 4 th quarter to give the jets a shot at getting in. The stadium went crazy when that was announced on the jumbo tron than we went out and spanked the packers....after that we crushed the colts. I was at both games. And has to be the best 2 week stretch at that stadium ever


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The first year Bowels was the HC and we played the pats at home and won in OT.

Pat's won the toss and deferred.  Nobody in the stadium  understood it but I think the jets took it as an insult and they went down the field and scored a TD. The Pat's never touched the ball. Of course there were a lot of Pat fans at the game and the stunned look of disbelief  was priceless. 

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