Awful Jets suffer meltdown vs. Eagles

Gang Green's loss sets up a decisive matchup against the Giants on Christmas Eve

Updated: April 20, 2013, 2:27 AM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPNNewYork.com

PHILADELPHIA -- The third word out of Rex Ryan's mouth was "horrendous." Soon came "terrible" and "disappointed" and "shocked" and "ridiculous."

Ryan forgot "atrocious" and "embarrassing," but you get the point. The New York Jets were so bad Sunday at Lincoln Financial Field that linebacker Calvin Pace said of the Philadelphia Eagles, "We're lucky they had a heart and stopped scoring, because if not, it would've got really disgusting."

The final score was 45-19, a mind-boggling no-show ...

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