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Jets' O-line is regaining its swagger

The men up front are creating more holes on the field, and speaking their minds off it

Updated: November 1, 2011, 10:30 AM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPNNewYork.com

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- Offensive linemen are supposed to be the quiet guys, the anonymous, blue-collar workers. It's no different on the New York Jets. Their linemen prefer smashmouth over big mouth, but they have a lot of pride and will speak out if called out.

It happened three weeks ago, when understated guard Brandon Moore ripped teammate Santonio Holmes for criticizing the O-line. On Monday, guard Matt Slauson took an unsolicited shot at a former member of the fraternity, retired tackle ...

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