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Fandom at stake when Giants, Jets meet

Followers of each team know what side they're on. But what about the casual vote?

Updated: December 23, 2011, 2:19 AM ET
By Jane McManus | ESPNNewYork.com

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- There are legions of green-drenched Jets fans and blue-bundled Giants fans in New York and New Jersey. Most will be long entrenched in their allegiances when the Jets and Giants reach the 1 p.m. kickoff at MetLife Stadium on Christmas Eve, standing to support their teams. Even if they clash slightly when next to each other.

Those fans have already picked their candidate. So the battle of Jets versus Giants -- as well as the contest of words leading up to it -- is for ...

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