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Call Dwight Lowery 'The Closer'

Jets CB spoils late drive for second straight week -- and earns a new nickname

Updated: October 19, 2010, 9:23 PM ET
By Jane McManus | ESPNNewYork.com

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- He did it again this week.

Jets cornerback Dwight Lowery somehow found his way to the ball in the final minutes of a close game Sunday, killing a last-chance drive for another Jets opponent. Against the Vikings on Oct. 11, it was an interception returned for a touchdown. This time, his fumble recovery against Denver sealed the victory -- and earned him a new nickname.

The Closer.

"That's his nickname now, 'The Closer,'" said CB Darrelle Revis. "He ...

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