4:15 PM ET, November 30, 2008
Giants Stadium, East Rutherford, NJ
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The weather conditions were perfect, as far as Jay Cutler was concerned.Appearing hardly bothered by the steady rain and wind that whipped through the Meadowlands, Cutler threw for 357 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Denver Broncos to a 34-17 victory over the New York Jets on Sunday.
• The Broncos are 4-5 in their last eight games after opening the season 3-0.
• Jets running back Thomas Jones has scored at least one touchdown in six straight games.
• New York has allowed 23 sacks in 11 games this season, after allowing 53 sacks all of last year.
• Denver has committed six turnovers in seven wins in 2008 and 17 turnovers in its five losses.
-- ESPN research
WET CONDITIONS SLOW FAVRE
After picking apart the Titans last week, Brett Favre struggled in the rainy conditions against the Jets, especially on longer throws.
|Less than 10 yards||10 Yards or more|
Royal set Broncos rookie records with his fifth touchdown reception and yards receiving for a single season. ... Jones' 11 rushing TDs are a career high.
Team Stat Comparison
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||7.1||6.0|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|TD||08:41||Vernon Fox 23 Yd Fumble Return (Matt Prater Kick)||7||0|
|TD||08:21||Thomas Jones 59 Yd Run (Jay Feely Kick)||7||7|
|TD||06:44||Eddie Royal 59 Yd Pass From Jay Cutler (Matt Prater Kick)||14||7|
|FG||01:44||Matt Prater 25 Yd||17||7|
|TD||12:44||Thomas Jones 29 Yd Run (Jay Feely Kick)||17||14|
|TD||04:29||Peyton Hillis 1 Yd Run (Matt Prater Kick)||24||14|
|FG||00:03||Matt Prater 35 Yd||27||14|
|FG||02:50||Jay Feely 30 Yd||27||17|
|TD||09:26||Brandon Stokley 36 Yd Pass From Jay Cutler (Matt Prater Kick)||34||17|