Raiders fall to Jets in season opener
Pumping up the troops
Dennis Allen and the Raiders opened their 2014 season in New York, looking to snap a 14-game losing streak in the Eastern Time Zone.
Jets strike first
Nick Folk's 45-yard field goal gave the Jets a 3-0 lead with 9:16 left in the 1st quarter.
Six plays after Charles Woodson recorded his 19th interception in a Raiders uniform, Rod Streater recorded a 12-yard touchdown reception to give the Silver and Black a 7-3 lead late in the first quarter.
Dennis Allen enjoyed the touchdown...
Defense stands tall
On 2nd and 3 from the Oakland 5-yard line, Geno Smith scrambled to his right and Sio Moore and T.J. Carrie were there to meet him...
Ball on the ground
Moore delivered the hit, and Carrie recovered the fumble.
Jets retake lead
The Jets took over at their own 20-yard line with 4:31 remaining in the first half. On the 12th play of the drive, Chris Johnson scored on a five-yard shovel pass with 30 seconds left before intermission. Halftime score: Jets 10, Raiders 7...
Jets add on
Nick Folk's 42-yard field goal gave the Jets a 13-7 lead with 2:38 left in the 3rd quarter.
Midway through the 4th quarter, Chris Ivory busted through the middle of the Raiders defense for a 71-yard touchdown. The two-point conversion failed... Jets 19, Raiders 7 with 8:03 left in the game.
Comeback falls shot
Derek Carr connected with James Jones on a 30-yard touchdown with 1:21 remaining, but the Jets recovered the ensuing kickoff to seal the victory.