WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Westchester County professional football fans are ready for the start of a new season as the National Football League kicks off Sunday and Monday for the New York teams.
The Jets host the Oakland Raiders on Sunday at 1 p.m. at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. The Giants play on Monday at the Detroit Lions. Kickoff at Ford Field is 7:10 p.m.
Neither team made the playoffs in 2013. The Giants stumbled to an 0-6 start and finished 7-9. The Jets won three of their last four games to finish 8-8.
The Giants did go 5-0 in the preseason this year. The Jets were 2-2. The Giants beat the Jets in a preseason game, 35-24.
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