Originally posted on The Other Paper  |  Last updated 12/18/12
The NFL security team has joined forces with the New York Jets in an attempt to find the party responsible for a death threat made against quarterback Mark Sanchez via Twitter, according to league spokesman Greg Aiello. The threats were made by a user who tweeted a series of suspicious messages to Sanchez's official Twitter account, reports The Star-Ledger. "DON'T COME TO PRACTICE WEDNESDAY I PROMISE YOU BULLETS EVERYWHERE.. @Mark_Sanchez." The twisted messages continued with: "Kill yo self tonight ! Or Imma do it for you Wednesday at practice @Mark_Sanchez." Sanchez, who had been relieved of the starting QB duties by head coach Rex Ryan earlier in the day, played a horrendous game Monday night against the Titans.  The struggling Sanchez had five turnovers — including four interceptions — as the Jets (6-8) officially fell out of playoff contention. Greg McElroy will start Sunday's game against the San Diego Chargers. In the wake of the Newtown shooting, one can only h...
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