Turn On The Jets 12 Pack, Week 7 – Jets vs. Patriots

Joe Caporoso with a 12 Pack of predictions for Jets vs. Patriots

The 4-1 New York Jets head to New England to face the 5-0 Patriots for first place in the AFC East. Make sure you check up on our coverage throughout the week before diving into the predictions. Here are a few links to get you started:

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On to the predictions…

1. Tom Brady will throw for 270 yards and 2 touchdowns. He will have one fumble.

2. Ryan Fitzpatrick will throw for 225 yards and 1 touchdown. He will have one interception.

3. Chris Ivory will run for 120 yards and 2 touchdowns.

4. Eric Decker will be the Jets leading receiver, finishing with 95 yards and a touchdown.

5. Dion Lewis will have 110 total yards and a touchdown.

6. Rob Gronkowski will have 75 yards receiving and a touchdown.

7. Muhammad Wilkerson and Sheldon Richardson will each have one sack.

8. Julian Edelman will have 6 receptions for 65 yards, along with one big punt return.

9. Brandon Marshall will have 6 receptions for 80 yards.

10. Chandler Jones will have 1.5 sacks.

11. The Jets will allow their first third quarter points in this game.

12. Not only will the Jets cover the 9 point spread, they will squeak out a 24-21 victory on a Nick Folk field goal as time expires.

Season Record

Against The Spread: 4-1

W/L: 3-2

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 EVP of Content at Whistle Sports