The Illustrious History Of Jets vs. Eagles In Pre-Season

In case you forgot how memorable tonight’s game could be, here is a look back at some fun facts from the past five contests:

2010 – Chauncey Washington led the way with 12 carries for 56 yards and Mark Brunell threw a pair of touchdown passes, including a 51 yarder to Santonio Holmes. Matt Kroul had a pair of sacks. 100 million dollar Mike Vick was a backup then by the way.

2009 – Some guy named Danny Woodhead ran for 158 yards and 2 touchdowns (oops). David Clowney had 108 yards on only 2 catches, along with a touchdown. Vernon Gholston actually had a sack in this game.

2008 – Jesse Chatman ran 29…yes 29 times for 93 yards and a touchdown and also chipped in 6 receptions for 87 yards. How about Brett Ratliff hitting Paul Raymond with a 11 yard touchdown?

2007 – A 13-11 thriller, where Marques Tuiasosopo was the Jets leading passer and Stacy Tutt led the team in rushing, along with Frisman Jackson being the leading receiver. Don’t forget about 3 sacks from CJ Mosley.

2006 – Cedric Houston had a monster 25 carries for 108 yards and Trevor Johnson led the way on defense with 9 tackles. Brad Smith had the game winning 9 yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter.

Author: Joe Caporoso

Joe Caporoso is the Owner and EIC of Turn On The Jets. His writing has been featured in the New York Times, Huffington Post, MMQB and AdWeek. Caporoso played football his entire life, including four years at Muhlenberg as a wide receiver, where he was arguably the slowest receiver to ever start in school history. He is the VP of Social Media at Whistle Sports