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Rex Ryan and the New York Jets aren't ready to select a starting quarterback for their preseason game against the Giants.
Mark Sanchez has an idea who it might be -- and it's not him.
Sanchez and rookie Geno Smith are in a tightly contested competition for the opportunity to start the regular season under center. Sanchez has started the first two preseason games, including last Saturday when Smith was hobbled by a sprained ankle. So, it seems logical to him that it'll be Smith's turn to go this weekend.
''I'm assuming,'' Sanchez said Wednesday when asked if he expected Smith to start. ''I don't know. They haven't said.''
Ryan has played the quarterback situation close to the vest all summer, and it appears he'll continue to do so this week. The reality is this: Sanchez has had up-and-down moments during his two preseason appearances, but hasn't done enough to pull away from Smith.
Smith, meanwhile, has just two...
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After a terrible performance today, New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith might not be playing Saturday when the Jets host the Jacksonville Jaguars in their second preseason game.
Geno Smith’s ankle injury might leave the Jets with no choice but to start Mark Sanchez week 1
Geno Smith hurt his ankle against the Detroit Lions last Friday, causing him to end his NFL debut early. After...
We reported earlier that the Jets announced that Mark Sanchez will star this week’s preseason game against the Jaguars.
According to Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News, Geno Smith was supposed to start, but the ankle injury he suffered during last week’s game altered everything.
Geno Smith was in line to start the Jets second preseason game against the Jaguars on Saturday...
The New York Jets have one of the most laughable quarterback situations year after year. Will 2013 be any different?
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Mark Sanchez has a chance to take the lead in the New York Jets' tightly contested quarterback competition.
The team announced Thursday that Sanchez will start over rookie Geno Smith for the preseason home game against the Jacksonville Jaguars on Saturday night.
The decision came a day after coach Rex Ryan said Smith had a "brutal" practice in what was his "worst...
Rex Ryan says Geno Smith had his ''worst'' day of training camp, calling the New York Jets rookie quarterback's performance ''brutal.''
Smith, competing with Mark Sanchez for the starting job, was intercepted four times Wednesday, including three in 11-on-11 team drills. Smith says his sprained right ankle feels ''progressively better...
The Jets announced Thursday that QB Mark Sanchez will start the second preseason game Saturday against the Jaguars.Fantasy Spin:Geno Smith was expected to draw the start after Sanchez started the first preseason game, but the rookie is dealing with an ankle sprain and put on a performance in practice Wednesday that coach Rex Ryan called "brutal." On his first series of...
New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan came to the defense of rookie quarterback Geno Smith on Monday, and he took a shot at West Virginia in the process. A number of players who were teammates with Smith at West Virginia last season were quoted by the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review as saying the team lacked leadership. […]
It comes as somewhat of a surprise, but Mark Sanchez will start with the ones against Jacksonville, playing through the first half of the game. The announcement was made official by the team this afternoon.
Geno Smith, who has been practicing with with an ankle injury he sustained in the Jets' first preseason game, is not even a confirmed player in the match-up. Ryan declined...
For more controversy in the Jets quarterback competition, let’s send it over to Jets Head Coach Rex Ryan; Rex, what’s the latest?
If the indecision in choosing a starter for Saturday’s preseason game wasn’t enough, Ryan’s latest sound bite sent shockwaves throughout the New York area on Wednesday. At his daily press conference following Wednesday’s practice, Ryan was...
Rex Ryan may have softened a bit over the years, but he can still bring the fire when he wants to.
That heat was aimed at Geno Smith on Wednesday, as the Jets coach torched his rookie quarterback after what he called Smith’s worst performance of training camp.
“It was brutal. It was Geno’s worst day,” Ryan told reporters. “The ankle is part of it. That’s way too many...
Cortland, NY Dark skies overcast SUNY Cortland this morning as the Jets took the field. Reminiscent of a morning in October, a chill swept through the facility and rain shortly followed. Unprepared for such temperature in the middle of August, Rex sent for more appropriate attire. Yes, practice started with an ominous tone.The rain clouds must've been following rookie quarterback...
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One preseason game, and we're not any closer to knowing what the New York Jets' Week 1 running back depth chart will look like. In fact, we may be even further from an answer than earlier this offseason.
Today, trade acquisition Chris Ivory practiced, fully, for the first time. Ivory expects to play against the Jaguars on Saturday, but is not a lock to lead the Jets...