Jets hope to work out kinks vs. Giants

Gang Green struggled running the ball against the Bengals, but Shonn Greene is back

Updated: August 29, 2011, 10:52 AM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPNNewYork.com

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- When the New York Jets run the ball, it's not all about grounding and pounding, as Rex Ryan might lead us to believe. There is a technical aspect that often goes overlooked by the untrained eye.

For instance: When LaDainian Tomlinson was stuffed for no gain on a third-and-2 run last week against the Cincinnati Bengals, he was noticeably agitated. He appeared to be upset with left guard Matt Slauson, who seemed to miss his block.

In fact, it was a miscommunication. ...

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