Originally posted on The Other Paper  |  Last updated 6/1/12
New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez picked up a key ally yesterday after the team's best player, Darrelle Revis, threw his weight behind the beleaguered incumbent who is vying with the popular Tim Tebow for the starting job. "I feel very comfortable and confident with Mark," Revis told the New York Daily News. "This is his fourth year. I've been with him since he was a rookie. The guy took us to two AFC Championship Games." Revis acknowledged the potential of for a split locker room if Sanchez does not play well, according to Gary Myers of the Daily News. The All-Pro cornerback is widely considered on of the team leaders and recently sung the praises of Tebow's leadership skills without saying anything bad about his quarterbacking skills. Still, Revis sounded like he thinks Sanchez is the guy to lead the Jets. "That's what we know as a team," he said. "Mark is the leader of the offense and the starting quarterback." Revis may have been down with Sanchez but it could be a mo...
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