Jets' fate depends on four new veterans

Cromartie, Holmes, Taylor and Tomlinson were brought to New York to beat the Pats

Updated: January 14, 2011, 8:55 PM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPNNewYork.com

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- The New York Jets already have produced one upset this week, as Rex Ryan was knocked off the back pages by Antonio Cromartie. It's not often that Ryan is upstaged by another man's mouth, but maybe it's a harbinger.

Is another upset in the offing? If the Jets shock the New England Patriots on Sunday in the AFC divisional playoffs, it'll be the franchise's biggest win since Super Bowl III, so long ago that Ryan was only a trash-talking tyke when Joe Namath & Co. did ...

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