Result: The Jets lost to the Eagles by the score of 37-7 on Thursday night in Philadelphia in their preseason finale.
Need to Know: After Michael Vick made the ceremonial start and exited after one snap, Matt Simms entered and went 7-for-17 for 121 yards. Alex Green led the rushing attack with 9 carries for 34 yards. TE Chris Pantale had 3 receptions for 74 yards. Tajh Boyd started the second half at QB and went 7-for-12 for 92 yards and had 3 rushes for 16 yards. Battling to make the team at WR, Stephen Hill had one catch for 13 yards.
LB Nick Bellore left the game due to injury and did not return.
Game Ball: Boyd, who had a solid second half at QB.
What’s Next: The Jets open the regular season on September 7 at 1:00 p.m. ET against the Raiders at MetLife Stadium.