Found June 06, 2013 on NFL Trade Rumors:
New-york-jets-new-england
New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan said Wednesday that the Jets are not close to naming a starting quarterback just yet. “I don’t believe we’re close to that right now,” Ryan told the media after practice Wednesday. “Obviously, we don’t have to make that move right now. Until we feel 100 percent comfortable with that decision, we’ll leave it to competition.” The open competition between Mark Sanchez and Geno Smith is a decision that Ryan stated he doesn’t feel has to be made sooner than later, but rather when there’s a clear front-runner. “It’s way too early,” Ryan said. “Some days this guy looks good, some days that guy looks good.” And in the event that it’s neck-and-neck for a while longer still? “For me to make the decision, to say the competition is over, it will have to be 100 percent clear,” Ryan said. “If it’s not, we’re going to keep competing until it’s clear.” The post Rex Ryan: Jets Not Close to Naming Starting QB appeared first on NFL Trade Rumors -.
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
RELATED ARTICLES

Rex Ryan’s Grand Experiment: The Flexible Front Seven?

Our 285-pound backer? Honestly, I can’t muster enough energy to talk about Sanchez and quarterbacks. The most intriguing thing for me about this Jets team is the experiment taking place on Rex Ryan’s defense. Specifically, with the front seven. For anyone who’s watched this squad over the years, it’s clear Ryan can coach defense. And the Jets defensive units have been solid...

Jets' Ryan: QB battle not close to being settled

Rex Ryan says the New York Jets are not close to deciding on a starting quarterback and he won't make that call until he feels ''100 percent comfortable.'' Mark Sanchez, the incumbent trying to revive his career, and Geno Smith, the hotshot rookie, are competing for the job this offseason. Offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg recently suggested he hoped a front...

Turn On The Jets 12 Pack – New York Jets Big Uglies Edition

The Turn On The Jets 12 pack is back with an all New York Jets offensive line edition. This year’s group has the potential to be the deepest and most productive offensive line the Jets have put together in a few seasons. The big uglies never get enough love or recognition so this 12 pack is for you.  1. Nick Mangold - Great Beard, yes. On the field Mangold was arguably the best...

Santonio Holmes may start training camp on the PUP list

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan told the media today that wide receiver Santonio Holmes may start training camp on the physically unable to perform list Rex Ryan says there's a "possibility" that Santonio Holmes could start training camp on the PUP list (LisFranc surgery). #nyj — Manish Mehta (@MMehtaNYDN) June 5, 2013 Holmes is still recovering from Lisfranc...

New York Jets Building An Elite Defense From The Inside Out

When the Jets selected Missouri defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson with the 13th overall pick they acquired from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for Darrelle Revis, the fan base was quite shocked. The Jets had taken defensive linemen with their first and third round picks in 2011 (Muhammad Wilkerson and Kenrick Ellis) and also with their first round pick in 2012 (Quinton Coples). With...

New York Jets: Biggest concerns on both sides of the ball

The New York Jets were a comedy of errors in 2012. With an underwhelming offseason that has included the trading away of the team’s best player, a controversial quarterback drafting, the loss of the team’s best quarterback due to injury and the arrest of a running back that many had high hopes for, most are predicting yet another embarrassing season for this team. While the concerns...

Jets Players go Paintball Shooting to Improve Team Chemistry (Video)

  If the New York Jets want to be a better football team instead of going paintball shooting, they could simply just exercise better focus and discipline and stop running into each others behinds. According to Busted Coverage, the players decided to skip the last day of OTAs and go to a secret location to engage in some activities that will improve team chemistry. I hope that works...

Daily Haze: The Obligatory Offseason Tim Tebow Post, And Why Is He Still Being Drafted?

Tim Tebow fanboys had much more fun last summer. ESPN descended upon Jets’ training camp last summer, providing daily hourly coverage in the battle between Tim Tebow and Mark Sanchez for starting quarterback job. The coverage was, in a word, ridiculous. Tebow never won the job and had zero positive impact on the football field in 2012. Except for maybe this funny moment: Tebow...

Jets LB Quinton Coples: Rob Gronkowski Is No Problem To Cover

Quinton Coples is making the switch from defensive end to linebacker for the New York Jets, and with the switch is a new bravado we’ve never seen from Coples before. Coples was asked by the New York Daily News about dealing with tight ends in the division like former teammate Dustin Keller, and most importantly Patriots star Rob Gronkowski. Coples didn’t shy away from the challenge...

Rob Gronkowski, Dustin Keller Can Be Covered, According to Jets Linebacker Quinton Coples

Quinton Coples is making the transition from defensive end to outside linebacker this year, but he already appears to be pretty confident in his skills in the new role. The 6-foot-6, 285-pound pass rusher thinks covering new Dolphins tight end Dustin Keller and Rob Gronkowski will be no problem for him and the Jets. In fact, he makes it sound simple. “Dustin Keller? I wouldn...

Mark Sanchez Doesn’t Know Names of His Receivers at Jets OTAs

With wide receivers Santonio Holmes, Stephen Hill and Jeremy Kerley all recovering from injuries, Mark Sanchez doesn’t know much about the receivers he’s been throwing to at Jets OTAs. He might start by learning their names. Sanchez has been throwing passes to five entirely new receivers during organized team activities over the past few weeks, and he doesn’t even know their...

Jets' makeshift WR situation not aiding QB bout

BY NICK ST. DENISWhile Mark Sanchez and Geno Smith battle over the New York Jets' lone starting quarterback job, they're depending on a random hodgepodge of receivers to help their respective cases. (photo: Billtacular, Flickr)Gang Green has been without their No. 1 wideout during OTAs. They're also missing their No. 2 this week. Oh, and their No. 3 and No. 4 options...

Jets Already Giving Up On 2013, Skip Practice For Paintball

The New York Jets are likely to be a terrible football team this season. Faced with quarterback options like Mark Sanche…

Guy orders a Tom Brady Fathead and gets Tebowed

You can always count on Reddit to give ya a good laugh in between all the garbage on it. Take one of the posters over there, ‘frigidcoke’. He order himself a Tom Brady Fathead, and to his surpise, received this instead: ‘Ya nawt gonna believe this s**t. I ordered a Tawmy Brady Fathead, and they sent me a facking Tim Tebow one.” I imagine in my head that is exactly how Sully...

NYJ OTA's Overview

We've pulled together some of the key takeaways from OTA's for your New York Jets! (May take a second to load) [View the story "NYJ OTA's" on Storify]
NFL Forum Discussions
Can't wait SPLASH MESSAGE! 2 days!
4 replies, 1 day ago
1st win 2013!
2 replies, 1 day ago
Thank you kinmosa and watamote!
4 replies, 1 day ago
Rodgers out 3-6 weeks?
4 replies, 1 day ago
Thank you Vikes!
4 replies, 1 day ago
Thank you 5 years!!!!!
2 replies, 1 day ago
Home Sweet Home!
2 replies, 1 day ago
NFL on NHK next week
2 replies, 1 day ago
Pro Bowl draft
2 replies, 1 day ago
We are NFC EAST Champion!!!!!!!!!!
2 replies, 1 day ago
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.