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Kieran Darcy ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets WR Eric Decker says he first suffered shoulder injury when he fell on it during Week 2 game vs. Bills. Echoed what Todd Bowles said, he is "week to week." Shoulder feels better than it did at start of week, we'll see how it progresses.

Hunt for October: Where things stand

The Mets lead the Giants by one game for the top NL wild-card spot (the Mets hold the tiebreaker so they would host the NL wild-card game if the teams finish tied for top wild-card spot).Their magic number is two to clinch a playoff spot. What's at stake this weekend

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets coach Todd Bowles is confident that Ryan Fitzpatrick will rebound. "Yeah," he said, "you can't play any worse."

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets WR Eric Decker has a partial tear in his rotator cuff and won't play Sunday, the team announced. Todd Bowles said it's a week-to-week injury. He didn't rule out surgery down the road; it depends on healing and rehab. This a big blow to the Jets' struggling passing attack.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Joakim Noah said he skipped a team dinner with cadets at West Point last in which a colonel spoke because he is uncomfortable in a military environment and against war.

Kieran Darcy ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets coach Todd Bowles: WR Eric Decker is out vs. Seahawks. Has a partial tear in his rotator cuff. Decker's status is "week to week."

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Seattle matchup comes at bad time for Jets

Seattle's pass defense (6.5 yards per pass attempt) could be trouble for Ryan Fitzpatrick. Will Russell Wilson be able overcome injury to attack the Jets' stout defense? Our NFL Nation reporters make their picks. Week 4 predictions (Insider)

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Best Week 4 NFL point total bets

Using his proprietary analytics, key traditional stats and other intel, handicapper Warren Sharp identifies his best bets on NFL totals for Week 4.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

In the background, a look at Phil Jackson and Joakim Noah talking during workouts at training camp.

Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

CBs Eli Apple (hamstring) and Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie (groin) didn't practice. Worked on side with trainers. Doesn't look good for Monday.

Kieran Darcy ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets practice underway here in Florham Park. WR Eric Decker (shoulder) is out here for warmups but wearing a baseball cap, no helmet. Looks like he's a no-go again today.

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Wild finish in St. Louis might impact Giants

The Cardinals' controversial walk-off victory on Thursday night allowed them to remain a game behind the Giants for the National League's final wild card spot. Standings

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Here's Jeff Hornacek on Kristaps Porzingis' shooting: "I think he's improved greatly from last year just watching him shoot. He's really feeling confident about the shot. His corner 3s seem like they're automatic." NYK thinks Porzingis can improve on his FG% (42% last year) by adding arc to his shot.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Phil Jackson got involved in Thursday's scrimmage after a sloppy sequence. "He got mad at us one time because we was running the offense and we didn't throw the ball into the post," Derrick Rose said. "He came over, kind of grumpy a little bit. That was my first time ever seeing him like that."

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Jeff Hornacek said all the back-end-of-the-rotation guys have impressed thus far. He said this of rookie Willy Hernangomez: "Willy's just a very knowledgeable player. He's got a great feel for the game. He's got great finishes. To me, he's like that Marc Gasol type....So he's got a bright future."

1927 Yankees diary

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