NFL: Tennessee 20, Jacksonville 16

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Dec. 22 (UPI) -- Ryan Fitzpatrick tossed a TD pass and Shonn Greene added 91 rushing yards with a score Sunday in the Tennessee Titans' 20-16 win over Jacksonville.

NFL: Buffalo 28, New York Jets 9

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y., Dec. 30 (UPI) -- Ryan Fitzpatrick threw for 225 yards, including a 66-yard TD toss to C.J. Spiller, and the Buffalo Bills posted a 28-9 win over the New York Jets Sunday.

NFL: San Diego 27, New York Jets 17

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., Dec. 23 (UPI) -- Philip Rivers hurled two touchdown passes and Michael Spurlock scored on a 63-yard punt return Sunday in San Diego's 27-17 victory over the New York Jets.

NFL: New York Jets 17, Jacksonville 10

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Dec. 9 (UPI) -- Bilal Powell and Shonn Greene combined for 155 yards and two touchdowns Sunday, carrying the New York Jets to a 17-10 win over Jacksonville.
NFL: New York Jets 27, St. Louis 13

NFL: New York Jets 27, St. Louis 13

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- Bilal Powell ran for a pair of fourth-quarter touchdowns Sunday and the New York Jets deployed a stingy defense in a 27-13 win over St. Louis.

NFL: New York Jets 35, Indianapolis 9

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., Oct. 14 (UPI) -- Shonn Greene racked up 161 rushing yards -- a career high -- and New York's defense produced four turnovers Sunday in the Jets' 35-9 rout of Indianapolis.

NFL: New York Jets 23, Miami 20 (OT)

MIAMI, Sept. 23 (UPI) -- Nick Folk's 33-yard field goal on a second attempt in overtime Sunday handed the New York Jets a 23-20 victory over Miami.

NFL: New York Jets 37, Kansas City 10

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., Dec. 11 (UPI) -- Mark Sanchez scored twice on the ground and added a pair of touchdown passes Sunday in the New York Jets' 37-10 rout of Kansas City.

NFL: New York Jets 34, Washington 19

LANDOVER, Md., Dec. 4 (UPI) -- Shonn Greene scored twice in the fourth quarter Sunday and the New York Jets shook off a slow start to speed by Washington 34-19.

NFL: New York Jets 32, Jacksonville 3

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Mark Sanchez tossed a pair of touchdown passes, one of them to Dustin Keller, sparking the New York Jets to a 32-3 steamrolling of Jacksonville.

NFL: New York Jets 17, New York Giants 3

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., Aug. 29 (UPI) -- Mark Sanchez went 8-of-16 through the air with a touchdown Monday, propelling the New York Jets to a 17-3 pre-season win over the New York Giants.

NFL: New York Jets 34, Buffalo 14

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y., Oct. 3 (UPI) -- LaDainian Tomlinson rambled for 133 yards, scoring two touchdowns Sunday in the New York Jets' 34-14 pounding of Buffalo.

NFL: NY Jets 17, San Diego 14

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 17 (UPI) -- A 53-yard scoring run by Shonn Greene keyed a second-half rally Sunday and helped put the New York Jets in the AFC title game with a 17-14 win over San Diego.
NFL: N.Y. Jets 38, Oakland 0

NFL: N.Y. Jets 38, Oakland 0

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 25 (UPI) -- Shonn Greene gained 144 yards and scored two touchdowns Sunday, leading the New York Jets in a 38-0 rout of the Oakland Raiders.

Iowa star to enter the NFL draft

TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 1 (UPI) -- Iowa running back Shonn Greene, the MVP Thursday in its 31-10 win over South Carolina at the Outback Bowl in Tampa, has decided to enter the 2009 NFL draft.
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Shonn Greene
New York Jets running back Shonn Greene (23) runs against the Cincinnati Bengals during the second quarter of their wild card playoff game at Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinnati, OH., on January 9, 2010. Greene ended with a touchdown and 135 yards in the Jets 24-14 win over the Bengals. UPI /Mark Cowan

Shonn Greene (born August 21, 1985) is an American football running back for the New York Jets. He was drafted by the Jets in the third round of the 2009 NFL Draft. He played college football for the University of Iowa.

Greene attended Winslow Township High School in Atco, New Jersey. He was starting running back and linebacker during his junior and senior years. In his junior year, Greene rushed for 1,267 yards and 18 touchdowns in 221 attempts earning first team all-conference, all-South Jersey, and all-state honors. He followed that with 1,378 yards and 16 touchdowns on 172 attempts as a senior earning first team all-conference and second team all-state. Greene also recorded 191 career tackles and one interception on defense.

Greene attended the University of Iowa, but missed the entire 2007 season when he left the University due to academic deficiencies. He enrolled at Kirkwood Community College, improved his grades, and returned to the University in 2008. Greene had a breakout season that year, winning the 2008 Doak Walker Award given to the nation's outstanding collegiate running back, and becoming the first Iowa player to win the honor as well as the first player to win it despite not having been on the team the previous season. He finished the season with 1850 yards rushing and 20 touchdowns; after the Hawkeyes won the 2009 Outback Bowl on January 1, 2009, Greene announced he would enter the 2009 NFL Draft. Greene was the only player that year to rush for over 100 yards in every game. On October 23, 2010, Greene was named Honorary Captain for Iowa's game against Wisconsin.

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