While facing their fellow AFC East contenders will provide a stern test, Smith said that they would continue an all-round preparation rather than any specific focus.
"[We'll] just prepare for them as we do every single week," he told the club's official website. "A lot of film study, doing a ton of those things.
"We had a really good day of practice today. I think guys came out sharp, mentally focused. We've got to continue to just stay tuned in and just continue to work."
The Jets have a 3-3 start to their season, while the Patriots are 5-1.