1:00 PM ET, November 9, 2008
Giants Stadium, East Rutherford, NJ
Jets score 27 points off five turnovers, demolish Rams in record-setting fashion
The New York Jets set a record for largest margin of victory Sunday with a 47-3 shellacking of the St. Louis Rams.
|Year||Opponent||Margin of Victory||Score|
• The Jets' 40-0 lead at halftime was the largest halftime lead in team history. The 40 points were the second most the Jets ever scored in a half since they scored 41 in the first half vs. Tampa Bay in 1985.
• The Jets are 7-0 when Thomas Jones scores a touchdown, and his teams have won 14 straight games when he reaches the end zone.
• The Rams have lost three straight following their back-to-back wins over the Redskins and Cowboys.
• Brett Favre did not throw an interception for the first time since Week 1.
-- ESPN research
The Jets' record for first-half points is 41 against Tampa Bay in 1985. ... Jones' nine rushing TDs ties his single-season career high. ... The Rams had won the last seven meetings between the teams.
Team Stat Comparison
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||4.3||6.0|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|TD||10:27||Thomas Jones 13 Yd Run (Jay Feely Kick)||0||7|
|FG||06:55||Jay Feely 22 Yd||0||10|
|TD||04:45||Calvin Pace 50 Yd Fumble Return (Jay Feely Kick)||0||17|
|TD||12:05||Thomas Jones 2 Yd Run (Jay Feely Kick)||0||24|
|FG||06:53||Jay Feely 49 Yd||0||27|
|FG||03:55||Jay Feely 46 Yd||0||30|
|TD||00:28||Dustin Keller 1 Yd Pass From Brett Favre (Jay Feely Kick)||0||37|
|FG||00:00||Jay Feely 55 Yd||0||40|
|FG||09:51||Josh Brown 37 Yd||3||40|
|TD||12:42||Thomas Jones 6 Yd Run (Jay Feely Kick)||3||47|