1:00 PM ET, October 26, 2008
Giants Stadium, East Rutherford, NJ
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The bellowing boos said it all.Brett Favre trudged back to the New York Jets' sideline after throwing his third interception, this one returned for a touchdown, and the fans let him have it.
• Brett Favre has now thrown seven interceptions in his last three games since a six-touchdown effort against the Cardinals in Week 4.
• One of Favre's interceptions was returned 91 yards for a score by Brandon Flowers, the fifth-longest interception return for a TD in Chiefs history and the team's longest since 1992.
• The Jets' Leon Washington accounted for 274 total yards (67 rushing, 34 receiving, 71 on punt returns, 102 on kickoff returns) and had a rushing and receiving TD. It was Washington's third career multi-TD game and the first receiving TD of his career.
• Tyler Thigpen (25-26, 280 yards) tossed a pair of TD passes for the Chiefs, equaling his career total at the start of the day.
-- ESPN research
Jets tight end Chris Baker (hip), linebacker David Harris and fullback Tony Richardson left with injuries, while Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles (sprained ankle) and cornerback Patrick Surtain (quadriceps) were injured for Kansas City. ... The Jets celebrated the 40th anniversary of the 1969 Super Bowl team with a halftime ceremony that included 36 former players, including Joe Namath. ... With six catches, Gonzalez moved into 11th place on the career list with 853 receptions.
Team Stat Comparison
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||5.5||6.4|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|TD||08:50||Leon Washington 18 Yd Pass From Brett Favre (Jay Feely Kick)||0||7|
|TD||13:51||Tony Gonzalez 19 Yd Pass From Tyler Thigpen (Connor Barth Kick)||7||7|
|TD||01:48||Leon Washington 60 Yd Run (Jay Feely Kick)||7||14|
|TD||00:04||Mark Bradley 11 Yd Pass From Tyler Thigpen (Connor Barth Kick)||14||14|
|FG||09:51||Connor Barth 30 Yd||17||14|
|TD||00:48||Thomas Jones 1 Yd Run (Jay Feely Kick)||17||21|
|TD||07:48||Brandon Flowers 91 Yd Interception Return (Connor Barth Kick)||24||21|
|TD||01:00||Laveranues Coles 15 Yd Pass From Brett Favre (Jay Feely Kick)||24||28|