The Jets entered Thursday’s game with only 11 sacks. They had five in the first half, dominating the Bills offensive line.
Six players had at least a half sack each for the Jets.
Still, the Bills had a chance to tie the Jets or take the lead late in the first half. They reached the New York 37 before wide receiver Jordan Matthews fumbled on a hit by cornerback Juston Burris, who recovered the loose ball with 55 seconds left in the half. It was only the Bills’ second lost fumble this season.
The difference is a 45-yard field goal from Chandler Catanzaro with 10:26 left in the second quarter.
The Jets have 148 yards, including 73 rushing yards on 17 carries. McCown is 9-for-13 for 78 yards, while Matt Forte has seven carries for 38 yards.
The Bills have 134 yards, with Taylor completing 11 of 14 passes for 115 yards and a touchdown.