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β–Έ Football β–Έ NFL β–Έ Somehow, this team went 8-8 with Geno Smith at QB

Somehow, this team went 8-8 with Geno Smith at QB

Fewest opponents’ fumbles recovered, NFL season

through 2013 (includes strike seasons)

Team Year Recovered Opp Fumbles
New York Jets 2013 2* 18
Los Angeles Rams 1974 3 15
Green Bay Packers 1995 3 12
Miami Dolphins 2011 3 17
Indianapolis Colts 2012 3 11
Philadelphia Eagles 1944 4 ?
San Francisco 49ers 1982 4 14
Jacksonville Jaguars 2006 4 12
Jacksonville Jaguars 2008 4 15
Pittsburgh Steelers 2011 4 13
San Diego Chargers 2011 4 11
St. Louis Rams 2012 4 17
Houston Texans 2013 4 15
Arizona Cardinals 1997 5 16
Chicago Bears 2003 5 19
Oakland Raiders 2006 5 16
New York Giants 2008 5 22
Washington Redskins 2008 5 16
Buffalo Bills 2009 5 21
Houston Texans 2010 5 16
Jacksonville Jaguars 2010 5 12
Green Bay Packers 2012 5 18
Philadelphia Eagles 2012 5 21
Tennessee Titans 2012 5 15

* One of the fumbles the Jets recovered this year resulted from a desperation lateral on a last-play kickoff in Week 1 (making the recovery moot); the other came off a Matt Ryan sack in Week 5.

Image: New York Jets photo

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