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Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reports there is a mutual agreement between both GM John Idzik and HC Rex Ryan to name QB Geno Smith the Jets starter. It’s no secret that Idzik has been pulling for the rookie to get the starting job over Mark Sanchez throughout all preseason, with many believing that he had pushed Smith on toRyan. However, Mehta reports that as of now Ryan sees Smith as “the better option if healthy”. Sanchez has apparently burned out all his trust with the Jets hierarchy after disastrous performances this preseason, having failed to convince anyone he could lift this Jets team. Rex Ryan will be hoping Smith can become that franchise quarterback the Jets sorely need, and at the same time keep his job. The post Both John Idzik and Rex Ryan Agree To “Move On” From QB Mark Sanchez appeared first on NFL Trade Rumors -.
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Several media outlets have reported that the Jets' new general manger John Idzik and head coach Rex Ryan are ready to "move on" from Mark Sanchez. The move comes as a bit of a surprise since releasing Sanchez will cost the Jets against the salary cap, but it is the right move for all involved, especially Sanchez.As a rookie in 2009, Sanchez played, well, like a rookie...
New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez is likely to miss the season opener against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on September 8. The fifth-year pro out of USC is suffering from a deep shoulder bruise picked in the fourth quarter of the preseason game versus in state rival New York Giants.
Ian Rapport reports that although the Jets still have Sanchez at day-to-day there is worry within...
The 2013 NFL season is right around the corner. While many fans are excited, a lot of head coaches are nervous — they could soon find themselves unemployed.
Five coaches in particular are feeling the heat before kickoff. A number of them will need the NFL’s big wheel of parity to spin in their favor, or they’ll be looking for new work.
1. Rex Ryan, New York Jets
Rex Ryan already...
Rex Ryan faces the issues of cuts, competition, and injuries as the regular season fast approaches. The final preseason game gave him enough of a look of the bottom of the roster to make the proper calls on cuts but it doesn’t make it any easier. The Jets still have decisions to make and most of those will come in the next 24 hours.
Rex Ryan and his new svelte figure are looking pretty pumped to be sporting Clemson orange. Can you blame him after the Tigers' huge win over Georgia?
Jets offensive lineman Nick Mangold photobombed Rex Ryan during an interview.
. @NYJets center @NickMangold with the PHOTOBOMB!! -> pic.twitter.com/lPOZotg5Ox
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As Geno Smith appears to be the Week 1 starter, things have just gotten shakier for Mark Sanchez's hopes to start for the Jets this season.
This latest signing Quinn may confirm that the Jets fear Sanchez's injury is more serious than they initially tried to reveal, as a veteran backup will be needed if Smith becomes this season's permanant QB.
To make room...
The New York Jets may have no other option but to start rookie Geno Smith under center for Week 1.
Mark Sanchez, who was hurt late in the Jets third preseason game, could miss multiple weeks according to ESPN’s Ed Werder on SportsCenter.
This situation is ongoing as is the quarterback battle in New York.
Since the status of Sanchez is still up in the air so is the starting job...
The New York Jets losing Mark Sanchez due to a deep shoulder bruise late in last week's preseason game against the New York Giants game might bring more snaps for rookie signal-caller Geno Smith.
Geno Smith has his offensive coordinator in his corner, and that just might help him win the Jets starting quarterback position by default.
Ian Rapoport was on NFL Network Friday, and reported that Jets offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg prefers Geno Smith over Mark Sanchez.
Mornhinweg reportedly is a “big fan of Smith’s potential and believes he’s the better option, whether...
The Jets’ quarterback competition is far from over, even as the regular season inches closer by the day, but Rex Ryan may finally have his starter for opening day.
Geno Smith is likely to start for the Jets in Week 1, according to ESPN. The rookie quarterback has been inconsistent this preseason, showing signs of poise and accuracy from the pocket but also throwing three interceptions...
In the modern NFL it’s rare if a team carries three quarterbacks. This season the Jets, Raiders and Redskins plan on carrying four. At least for now that is.
The Jets will have Mark Sanchez, Geno Smith, Matt Simms and Graham Harrell. I could see Harrell getting released once Sanchez gets healthy. They probably don’t want Simms backing up Smith in next weeks opener.
With New York Jets' quarterbacks Mark Sanchez and Greg McElroy hobbled by injuries, second year gunslinger Matt Simms has made a strong case this preseason to be the team's backup quarterback to start the 2013 regular season.