BOSTON (CBS) — WBZ-TV’s Levan Reid brings you everything you need to know ahead of Monday night’s Patriots-Jets game.
— This will be the 123rd meeting between the Pats and the Jets. New England leads the overall series 67-54-1.READ MORE: Unvaccinated State Workers Could Lose Jobs With Vaccine Mandate Now In Effect
— The Patriots have swept their season series against the Jets 20 times.
— This is the ninth time that the Pats and the Jets will play on Monday Night Football. Both teams have won four of the previous matchups.
— Bill Belichick is 30-10 against the Jets since becoming head coach of the Patriots.
— This is the first of two straight Prime Time games for the Patriots. They’ll take on the Ravens at home on Sunday Night Football next weekend.
— The Pats have been called for an NFL-low 20 penalties this season.READ MORE: Lawrence High School Teachers Will Rally Before Class To Protest Spike In Violence
— J.C. Jackson has an interception in three consecutive games, and four for the season.
— Cam Newton has the most rushing first downs by any quarterback in NFL history with 385. He has 25 this season.
— James White needs 20 receiving yards to join Kevin Faulk as the only other Patriots running back with 3,000 career receiving yards during the regular season.
— Damien Harris rushed for over 100 yards last week. The last Patriots running back to have consecutive 100-yard rushing games was LeGarrette Blount during the 2016 season.
— Gunner Olszewski is 10th in the NFL with a 23.8-yard kickoff return average.MORE NEWS: Coronavirus In Massachusetts: Today's Developments
— A win would give the Patriots 131 road victories since 1994 — the most in the NFL over that span.