Found August 29, 2013 on Jets Insider.com:
With most of the starters getting the night off, including quarterbacks Geno Smith and Mark Sanchez, the Jets won the "Back-up Bowl," 27-20, on Thursday night against the Philadelphia Eagles at MetLife Stadium.A rough first series aside, quarterback Matt Simms did a lot to improve his roster stock against the Eagles' back-ups, going 33-44 with 285 yards, the most by any Jet quarterback in a preseason game since Ray Lucas had in 2000.Head coach Rex Ryan lauded Simms after the game, hinting that he may have officially closed the gap on Greg McElroy by admitting he would "consider" carrying four...
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