Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/19/14
The New York Jets have found themselves in a rather familiar situation throughout the 2012 season.  They are making headlines.  The Rex Ryan era has been full of promises, successes, disappointments, and turmoil.  The last three plus years in New York have been nothing short of a media frenzy, and it doesn’t seem to be stopping any time soon. Last Sunday, Rex Ryan chose to sit Mark Sanchez for Greg McElroy.  This brought about varying emotions within the Jets community.  Many fans felt relief, while others felt anger.  Once again, the fan base was divided.  At this point in the season, many experts anticipated that the fans would be clamoring for Sanchez to be pulled.  They got what they wished for, however, his replacement surprised most. Greg McElroy was selected as the 208th pick in the 2011 draft.  The Jets already had their quarterback of the future, but their backup QB, Mark Brunell, was not going to be around forever.  It seemed as if McElroy was a smart late round flier for ...
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