The Jets controlled the Texans for the game's first three quarters. They seemed poised to finally have that dominating win the fan-base was calling for.
Then, disaster struck. Shonn Greene fumbled, the Texans scored and the Jets found themselves up less than one score.
After a stop, the Texans scored again putting the Jets behind late in the game.
Sanchez was forced into a turnover, and a lot Jet fans headed for the exits.
A Texans field goal put the Jets behind by four.
Sanchez and the Jets had the ball 72 yards away from a game-winning score with under a minute to go and no timeouts.
After a 19 yard catch and run by L.T., Sanchez had the ball at the 48 of Houston. He threw deep and connected down the sideline to Braylon Edwards for 42 yards. On the next play, Sanchez hit Santonio Holmes on the fade in the corner of the end-zone and the Jets pulled out an exciting 30-27 win.
"We don't think we're ever out of it at all. We tick ourselves off when we put ourselves in those situations, but we know that we're always capable of coming back in any game in any situation." - Tight end, Dustin Keller