Jets end 3-game skid with 27-13 win over RamsST. LOUIS (AP) - Mark Sanchez directed a turnover-free offense and Bilal Powell ran for the first two touchdowns of his career, helping the New York Jets end a three-game losing streak with a 27-13 victory over the St. Louis Rams yesterday.
Chaz Schilens scored on a 25-yard reception and Nick Folk kicked a pair of 51-yard field goals for the Jets (4-6), who were outscored 58-16 the previous two games. The Jets overcame a controversial practice week with several anonymous players quoted in a newspaper report disparaging the ability of backup quarterback Tim Tebow, who had a handful of snaps but was no factor.
Brandon Gibson caught a pair of short touchdown passes for the Rams (3-6-1), who committed three turnovers and are in an 0-4-1 slump. St. Louis' defense hasn't forced a turnover in five straight games, tying the NFL's longest such slump since 1950 according to STATS LLC.
See other LocalSports news:Centralia Orphans Stay Perfect; High School Basketball Roundup
Salem Wildcats Fall to Highland Bulldogs
Jennings Leads Pistons Over Bulls 92-75
Corey Perry Scores 18th goal, Ducks Beat Blues 5-2
Indiana State 66, Eastern Illinois 48