Mark Sanchez finished an awful season after completing only 247/453 throws for 2,883 yards. His YPA has dropped every year since Sanchez entered the NFL. He is guaranteed $8.25 million for 2013 – likely securing his spot on the Jets. How bad of a decision was the re-signing Sanchez before he proved himself? The numbers tell all.
Passer Rating – Mark Sanchez had five games (SFO, HOU, SEA, ARI, TEN) with a passer rating under 55. He finished the season with 67.9 – that’s only 191 yards per game, which put him 33rd in passing – second to last in the entire NFL (only above Matt Cassal).
Turnovers – Sanchez had ten games (@MIA, SFO, HOU, @NWE, MIA, SEA, NWE, ARI, TEN, @BUF) in which he committed more than one turnover by interception or fumble.… Read more