The New York Jets have been a circus so far in the 2012 season under head coach Rex Ryan thanks to the quarterback controversy between Mark Sanchez and Tim Tebow, but the team remains in the 2012 NFL playoff hunt.
If the Jets somehow slip into the playoffs, a few members of the organization on the hot seat will suddenly find it cooling rapidly.
New York is currently sitting at 6-7 and on the outside looking in when it comes to the postseason, but crazier things have happened. The Jets have won two straight and in the process have manged to re-insert themselves into the postseason chatter.
With three games left to go, the Jets should be playing at a high level as a playoff berth could save jobs. Let's look at a few players and coaches who could benefit most from a playoff berth this season.