Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 10/26/14
The Jets wanted to draft Geno Smith with the 13th overall pick, but decided to bulk up the defense in key areas.  The Jets were very fortunate to have Smith fall into their hands with the 39th selection.  By selecting Smith in the second round, the Jets have all but announced that the era of Mark Sanchez is over, and Tebow is now on the trade block. Sanchez was simply a horrible quarterback marred by inconsistent tendencies and plenty of mental errors.  The Jets fans have been calling for his head for three seasons, and Tim Tebow was not the savior the Jets assumed he would become when they obtained him from the Broncos, the very team that wasted a first round pick on Tebow. Tebow did have a storied college career, but he doesn’t have the arm nor the tangibles to be anything but a back up or 3rd string QB.  The Broncos risked a first round pick on him, just for a front office change that did not think very highly of Tebow.  He spent that season taking the Broncos to the playoffs b...
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