Here are our pregame tweets for tonight’s Jets-Texans game at MetLife Stadium, in case you missed them on Twitter. Follow Bob Wischusen, Eric Allen and me for our tweets during the game on https://twitter.com/nyjets.
#RL Weather for Jets-Texans game at MetLife Stadium tonight not expected to be ideal: rain/showers, temps descending into 40s, little wind.
#RL The Jets lead the Texans all-time 5-0–only NFL opponent Jets have never lost to. They’ve outscored HOU 128-66.
#RL Jets gained 462 yards in ’09 season-opening 24-7 win @ HOU. That remains most ydg in a game in 58 games under HC Rex Ryan.
#RL NYJ QB Mark Sanchez in 2 starts vs HOU: 40-for-69, 587 yds, 4 TDs, 2 INTs, 93.1 rating, 2-0 record.
#RL NYJ HC Rex Ryan’s overall record: 34-24. Rex home record: 16-10. Ryan vs. HOU: 2-0.
#RL HOU QB Matt Schaub in 2 starts vs NYJ: 37-for-66, 420 yds, 1 TD, 1 INT, 74.1 rating, 0-2 record.
#RL HOU WR Andre Johnson in 5 games vs Jets: 28 recs, 361 yds, 12.9 avg, 1 TD. Played in MetLife only once, in ’10 vs NYJ: 4 recs, 32 yds.
#RL HOU RB Arian Foster has played Jets only once, in ’10: 22 carries, 84 yds, 3.8 avg, 2 TDs, 6 catches, 59 yds, 143 yds from scrimmage.
#RL Ref tonight: Scott Green. Jets 6-4 in all games, 5-1 @ home with Green as ref since ’04, incl 07 (PIT), 08 (ARZ) and 11 (JAX).
#RL Jets will honor WR Wesley Walker, DE Mark Gastineau as newest members of team’s Ring of Honor at halftime ceremonies tonight.
#RL Wesley Walker, #85, had 438 catches for 8,306 yds, 19.0 avg, 71 TDs in 13 seasons as Jets’ deep-threat WR.
#RL Walker’s signature game: 6 catches, career-high 194 yds, franchise-record 4 TDs in Jets’ 51-45 OT classic over MIA on 9.21.86.
#RL Mark Gastineau, #99, set NFL record with 22.0 sacks in 1984 that stood for 17 seasons, still holds Jets career record with 107.5 sacks.
#RL Gastineau holds Jets single-game record with 4 sacks, vs. BAL in ’83, at IND in ’84. Also had 4 sacks as Pro Bowl MVP after ’84 season.
#RL Ring of Honor Class of ’10: JNamath, DMaynard, WHill, WEwbank, JKlecko, CMartin. Class of ’11: LGrantham, GPhilbin, FMcNeil, AToon.
#RL Jets inactives: QB Greg McElroy, CB Darrelle Revis, FB John Conner, G Caleb Schlauderaff, TE Dustin Keller, WR Stephen Hill, NT Sione Pouha.
#RL DKeller (hamstring), SHill (hamstring) worked out hrs before KO, stretched, but were deactivated. Keller has missed 4 games, Hill 2 games.
#RL Jets who are active, could play in 1st game w/NYJ: RB Jonathan Grimes, CB Aaron Berry, RB Lex Hilliard, DT Damon Harrison, WR Jason Hill
#RL Jets are in green jerseys, white pants. 19th game in green/white u/ Rex Ryan since ’09. Overall record in g/w: 10-8. Home record: 8-6.
#RL HOU inactives: WR Lestar Jean, CB Roc Carmichael, CB Brandon Harris, S Quintin Demps, RB Ben Tate, T Andrew Gardner, G Brandon Brooks.
Tags: Houston Texans, Mark Sanchez, Matt Schaub, MetLife Stadium, Rex Ryan, Scott Green, Tweets
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