EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 11: Aaron Maybin #51 of the New York Jets and Eric Smith #33 of the New York Jets celebrate sacking (L) Tyler Palko #4 of the Kansas City Chiefs at MetLife Stadium on December 11, 2011 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)
The Jets crushed the Chiefs to remain in the thick of the AFC wild card chase.
Shonn Greene ran for 129 yards and a touchdown, and had 58 more receiving yards, while Mark Sanchez threw for 181 yards and two touchdowns and ran for another. The New York defense harassed Tyler Palko all day, allowing him to complete just half of his passes for 195 yards, a touchdown, and an interception.
The Jets held a 35-3 lead entering the fourth quarter.
The Jets' win moved New York to 8-5 on the year and dropped the Chiefs to 5-8.
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