Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 10/24/14
Mark Sanchez and the first-string offense for the New York Jets continued to struggle in a 26-3 loss to the New York Giants in the annual MetLife Bowl. The Jets have yet to score a touchdown in two complete preseason outings. Sanchez played the entire first half, throwing for 59 yards. Along with being sacked three times, Sanchez had no touchdowns and threw one costly interception for a pick-six by Jayron Hosley, who ran the ball for a 77-yard score early in the second quarter. "I think it was a little bit behind Patrick Turner ," said Sanchez of the pick-six in a sideline interview with CBS-2 during the game. "We've  got to be able to put the ball in the end zone. And we've got to convert in short yardage situations," continued Sanchez. That's not likely to happen when the passing offense under Sanchez averages only 6.5 yards per completion. Sanchez completed nine passes on 11 attempts, but there were no big-yardage plays. "They don'...
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  • This guy is done, he has no confidence, or heart to play this game. He was a one year started at USC with Reggis Bush and a tremendous defense leading the way. He stepped in holy crapola his first two years in the league do to a weak schedule. He is the one that doesn't belong in the NFL. Let him do his playgirls and leave the football to the men.
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