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Jets head coach Rex Ryan said Thursday he is excited to welcome Tim Tebow to the team, but sought to downplay the idea he will have a quarterback controversy on his hands. "I look at it this way. We're incredibly fortunate to have a couple of quarterbacks with playoff wins," Ryan said Thursday, according to CBSSports.com. "Obviously, both (starter Mark Sanchez and Tebow) have been fairly successful ... What Tim gives us is another great competitor." Ryan echoed the team's position that Sanchez, who just signed a contract extension after the Jets failed to land Peyton Manning, is unquestionably the starter. "Mark's a great competitor. I know that about Mark. Mark is our starting quarterback. There's no doubt about it," Ryan said. "Will we have some things for Tebow each week? Absolutely." Ryan said Tebow will "fit right in with the guys we already have," and the former Broncos quarterback is right to be excited about joining the Jets after Wednesday's trade with Denver. "Why wou...
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