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Rex Ryan’s plan to start Geno Smith at the quarterback position didn’t go exactly the way he thought it would. Smith still needs time in the NFL to figure out where not to put the football. Smith threw 3 interceptions and he could have done worse. Smith completed 16 of the 30 passes he threw and it shows that Ryan and his offensive coordinators over exposed the young quarterback in his first start of the preseason. Then to make matters worse for the Jets, Ryan puts in Mark Sanchez to play with the back ups. Is he trying to get Sanchez killed? If he is than he is doing it right. If he isn’t he needs to have his brain examined. Sanchez took a heck of a hit and he could be out for a few weeks. He had some X-rays after the game and is scheduled to have an MRI today. If Sanchez can’t start the regular season then Ryan has no choice but to start Smith. He and his offense are going to have to rethink a couple of things if that is the case. Smith might be able to figure out that he can’t make everything he attempts. If he can short things out, he may be able to help the Jets turn things around this season. If Smith’s ego gets in the way and he continues to think he is superman out there on the field it is going to be a long season for the Jets. The Jets want to air it out this season and they better figure some things out. Ryan only has a couple of weeks left to get it right. Otherwise the Jets are going to have some trouble.
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Rex Ryan can’t quit Mark Sanchez. Not matter if the ship is in flames and sinking like the Titanic, Sexy Rexy seems to have Dirty Sanchez’s back. Time to move on if you want any chance of keeping your job pal. See the video and the most awesomest GIF below:
and the Rex Dance is now the hottest thing on the street!
Geno Smith Pulls a Dan Orlovsky (GIF)
2 Girls, 1 Dirty Mark Sanchez
Mark Sanchez entered Saturday nights preseason game in the fourth quarter and was sacked three times before exiting with a shoulder injury.
Sanchez had been competing with Geno Smith for the starting quarterback job of the Jets.
Mark Sanchez had XRays. He will also be undergoing a MRI, I'm told. #nyj
— Manish Mehta (@MMehtaNYDN) August 25, 2013
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It's been a tough offseason for Rex Ryan.
The New York Jets coach has tangled with the local press , maybe possibly had a rift with team brass , had people call for his job , had Randy Moss call him " embarrassing " and got chased by bulls in Spain (though that appears to be voluntary).
Most recently, Ryan made a controversial decision during Saturday's preseason...
N.Y. Jets coach Rex Ryan needs to be fired.
No really, fired. This is not reaction trolling. I'd actually really fire him before Week 1 if I were Jets general manager John Idzik.
Playing veteran quarterback Mark Sanchez in Saturday's fourth quarter, behind a second-string offensive line, after their only other viable option, Geno Smith, had absolutely proven himself not...
No snacks will be given out.
Only thing was missing was Drew Rosenhaus.
If you missed it Geno Smith had 3 INTs and ran out of the end zone for a safety and that was before Mark Sanchez injures his shoulder.
H/T diehardsport.com and NFL_RealUpdates
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