Originally written on Know It All Football  |  Last updated 5/6/13
You were talking to him. You contacted him more than any other team leading up to the draft. He stands 6’5, weighs over 230 and moves in the pocket like that guy in New England who has been shredding you for years. He’s been mentored by guys with NFL ties his whole life. He made some mistakes a few years ago, and he’s learned from them. You needed a quarterback, I get it. There was no way you were moving on this season without a Mark Sanchez exit plan. But then you broke under the pressure. You were swayed, be it by the media, the fans or whoever. Something made you want that spotlight. Something made you draft Geno Smith. You were heroes for a day – the team who stepped in and stopped the free fall that Geno Smith was going through. Some of your fans cheered, thinking anything is better than Sanchez. Others booed, like they always do. I almost always disagree when Jet fans boo. Not this time. This time they were right. This time they knew there were better options on the board. The...
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