Jerricho Cotchery looks for redemption

After his worst game as pro, Jets receiver is looking to bounce back in Detroit

Updated: November 5, 2010, 1:29 PM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPNNewYork.com

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- When Jerricho Cotchery was a baby, his mother used to pray and anoint his hands with oil because she felt they were special. She was right.

Never the fastest or the biggest wide receiver around, Cotchery has excelled because of those hands. He's the New York Jets' most dependable pass-catcher, the kind of receiver who could catch a ball in a hurricane, as Rex Ryan likes to say.

Those hands betrayed Cotchery last Sunday, when he dropped three passes in the fourth ...

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