How Jets will split carries
September, 6, 2013
By Tom Carpenter | ESPN Insider
We found out Thursday that Bilal Powell will start over Chris Ivory at running back for the New York Jets Sunday when they face the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in their season opener. The pair are expected to split carries, at least in part to keep them both fresh for Week 2, when the Jets square off against the New England Patriots just four days later on Thursday evening.