Giants, Redskins, Jets remember 9/11

Updated: September 12, 2011, 1:57 AM ET
By Ian Begley and Mike Mazzeo | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

The New York Jets and Dallas Cowboys may be enemies on the field, but before Sunday night's season opener at MetLife Stadium they stood as one -- united with the rest of the nation on the 10th anniversary of 9/11.

During a pregame ceremony -- 12 miles from Ground Zero, the site of the 9/11 terrorist attacks a decade ago -- players from the Jets and Cowboys joined members of the military, FDNY, NYPD and PAPD in unfurling a full-field American flag from sideline to sideline to chants of "USA! ...

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