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Maybe it's because head coach Rex Ryan says it every chance he gets, but Jets fans expect their team to win the Super Bowl every year. Sure, they haven't won one since the Lyndon B. Johnson administration, but Fireman Ed and his crew have high hopes for the Jets. So when Mark Sanchez's Jets were sitting at 5-5, you can understand the fans had some frustrations, and they let them out by booing the quarterback during pregame introductions. Sanchez ranks 19th in the league in quarterback rating, so there was some case for the boo birds, but booing the home...

New York Jets: Who Is Mark Sanchez?

In the Jets 28-24 comeback win over Buffalo, QB Mark Sanchez was just 17-35 for 180 yards. He threw an interception out of his own end zone that led to a Bills TD. He also threw a few others that were almost picked. He also threw 4 touchdowns including the game winner with 1:00 left. On a season saving drive that including other key completions. Maybe this dual personality is the...

New York Jets Fans Need Attitude Adjustment

It all makes sense now. As I watched Mark Sanchez give his post-game press conference in the aftermath of Sunday’s sloppy but exhilarating win over Buffalo, the third-year Jets quarterback never once even came close to cracking a smile.  After such an emotional and important win, the quarterback exuded zero positive energy.  He said, stone-faced, that he was “thrilled” with...

Sorry Jim, Sanchez Deserves the Boos

Jim Leonhard is a good defensive player. He is tough and intelligent when it comes to the game on the field. He is wrong, however, about how Mark Sanchez was treated on Sunday afternoon against the Bills. The fans booed the...

Leonhard Disappointed by Fans’ Booing

Safety Jim Leonhard appeared on WFAN Radio today and aired a grievance that has been festering since yesterday afternoon, expressing his disappointment in the fans for booing Mark Sanchez during pre-game warm-ups. Jim Leonhard left no secret that he wasn’t happy with the boos directed at Mark Sanchez before the Jets’ 28-24 win to the Bills on Sunday. The veteran safety, one of...

Redskins Hall says Jets Sanchez gets “confused”

Rich Cimini of ESPN New York has the following article in which Washington Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall breaks down Jets QB Mark Sanchez.Calling Sanchez “confused” and a “middle of the pack QB”,  Hall has definitely outdueled Jets head … [visit site to read more]Redskins Hall says Jets Sanchez gets “confused” - The Jet Press - The Jet Press - A New York Jets Fan...

Jets' Sanchez knows only way to end booing is consistent play

Mark Sanchez gets it. Playing quarterback in New York comes with a unique set of standards that can be impossible to live up to. All the Jets QB can do is play consistent football and the rest will fall into place.

Booing of Sanchez frustrates Leonhard

Jets safety Jim Leonard wasn't pleased with the fans' treatment of Mark Sanchez on Sunday.

Sanchez: No playoffs if Jets' offense isn't better

Mark Sanchez said there's no chance the New York Jets will make the playoffs if the offense continues to play like it did Sunday against Buffalo.

Sanchez, Welker fly high

You didn't want to do it. I pounded a desk emphatically to trust me on this one and to pay no mind to Mark Brunell's practice snaps. Mark Sanchez earns a game ball for his four-touchdown performance against the injury-depleted Buffalo secondary (George Wilson missed the game). It wasn't pretty. Sanchez completed 17-of-35 attempts for 180 yards, his fifth game this season...

Pre-game boos for Sanchez bother veteran Jet

Jim Leonhard left no secret that he wasn't happy with the boobirds directed at Mark Sanchez before the Jets' 28-24 win over the Bills on Sunday.

5 Jets Who Will Determine Outcome of Final 5 Games

There are times when it feels like everything having to do with the Jets revolves around Mark Sanchez. Quarterbacks have been given a place of priority in the NFL, mostly because the state of the game right now demands a crisp passing attack if you harbor any hopes of contending for a championship. Crisp doesn't usually describe Sanchez's play all that well, which leaves...

BGA: Bills at Jets

This analysis is based on watching and re-watching TV footage. As such, it is not always possible to accurately determine everything that was going on. However, every effort has been made to ensure that the information below is as complete and correct as possible. Coming up after the jump, an analysis of the yesterday’s come-from-behind win over the Bills, including a look at...

McKelvin’s redemption

Leodis McKelvin saw himself slide down the depth chart at cornerback as he hasn’t seen much time on the defensive side of the ball the past two games. But instead of wallowing in self-pity he rallied on special teams Sunday. McKelvin had a tackle on punt coverage holding Jim Leonhard to a three-yard return as he worked as a gunner. He also recovered a muffed punt by Antonio Cromartie...
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