Posts Tagged ‘Mark Sanchez’

The Case for Mark Sanchez as the Jets Starting Quarterback

Sunday, May 19th, 2013
Mark Sanchez

Mark Sanchez should get one more chance in 2013. (Photo: US Presswire)

By Ryan Alfieri, Editor

I know, I know. You’re sick and tired of seeing number 6 trot out for the green and white on Sunday afternoons. After leading the league in turnovers on the way to the ugliest six-win season in NFL history, Jets fans are all but chomping at the bit to get a new quarterback in place and hit the restart button.

Still, as tempting as it may be to try out the new toy in Geno Smith, the Jets are better off holding off on the “Geno Project” for the time being.

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Report: Jets to Change Quarterbacks for Game against Chargers

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012
Sanchez and Tebow

The Mark Sanchez era is all but over in New York. (Photo: US Presswire)

By Ryan Alfieri, Editor

As reported by the New York Daily News, the Jets are prepared to make a change at the quarterback position for next Sunday’s game at home against the San Diego Chargers.

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Why The New York Jets Should Start Greg McElroy for the Rest of the Season

Monday, December 3rd, 2012
Greg  Mcelroy

Greg McElroy is a better fit for what the Jets want to do on offense. (Photo: US Presswire)

By Ryan Alfieri, Editor

After Rex Ryan’s decision to bench Mark Sanchez in favor of Greg McElroy in yesterday’s win over Arizona, there will be a much-heated debate in New York as to who the starting quarterback should be for the rest of the season.

McElroy was able to lead the Jets to the go-ahead touchdown when he was put in the game, but he hardly made any spectacular plays in the process. However, McElroy managed the game to perfection and did made just enough plays to come away with the win.

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Jets 27, Rams 13: Wilkerson Shines, Sanchez Efficient in Win

Monday, November 19th, 2012
Muhammad Wilkerson

Muhammad Wilkerson had a dominant performance Sunday against the Rams. (Photo: US Presswire)

By Ryan Alfieri, Editor

The Jets got a huge win in St. Louis that was desperately needed for the coaches, players, and fans.

After enduring a week of media scrutiny over the anonymously-sourced New York Daily News story, getting a convincing win against a solid St. Louis team was just what the doctor ordered.

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Could a Weak QB Class Keep Mark Sanchez Around for Another Season?

Tuesday, November 13th, 2012
Geno Smith

Geno Smith is arguably the best quarterback prspect in a watered-down class. (Photo: US Presswire)

By Ryan Alfieri, Editor

Mark Sanchez’s future in New York has gone under fire over the past few weeks for erratic play, and rightfully so. It’s not that the Jets are losing, its how inept their offense has looked in the process.

No one expected the Jets to light up the scoreboard every week like they did in Week 1, but they were a defensive touchdown away from getting their second shutout of the season, which is almost unheard of in the NFL. Even if Sanchez improves from this week foreward, his inconsistency and tendency to make rookie mistakes in his fourth season as a pro is enough for the Jets to cut their losses and try again at the quarterback position.

Usually, franchise quarterbacks are found with the use of high draft picks (which the Jets should own if things continue), but is this the year to be picking a quarterback in the top 10?

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