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SAN DIEGO - JANUARY 17: Head coach Rex Ryan of the New York Jets stands on the field prior to the AFC Divisional Playoff Game against the San Diego Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium on January 17, 2010 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)
Good news, Jets fans -- Rex Ryan has picked a starting quarterback for this week's game against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Bad news, Jets fans -- it's not who most of you have been clamoring for. Mark Sanchez, who has felt the wrath of the fans all season long and was benched in favor of third-stringer Greg McElroy on Sunday, will get the start Sunday, the team tweeted early Wednesday. The team tweeted that Ryan told the players at a Wednesday morning meeting and would address the media at 11:45 a.m. ET. Sanchez has struggled this season, with many fans calling for offseason acquisition Tim Tebow to get a shot. Tebow, who is nursing broken ribs and was in street clothes for Sunday's ugly 7-6 win over the Arizona Cardinals, has been limited to spot duty, primarily as a wildcat option. McElroy didn't do a whole lot to impress against the Cardinals, but he did lead the Jets to their lone scoring drive, which was enough against the inept Arizona offense.
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