Here comes the schedule

The regular-season schedule will be announced at 8 p.m. Thursday on ESPN2.

Here's a quick reminder of the Jets' non-divisional opponents in 2013:

HOME: Browns, Steelers, Raiders, Saints, Bucs.

AWAY: Ravens, Bengals, Titans, Falcons, Panthers.

In terms of strength-of-schedule, the Jets are tied for 19th in difficulty; their opponents' aggregate winning percentage is .496. The Dolphins (.520) and Patriots (.508) have tougher schedules than the Jets, with the Bills (.473) on the easy side.