Mark Sanchez spoke for more than 20 minutes about the New York Jets' crowded quarterback situation, saying all the right things throughout.
Yes, he believes he'll be the starter, and, yes, he looks forward to the competition.
Then came the question everyone really wanted to know: Hey, Mark, what's up with that headband?
''It's my inner-soccer player,'' said a smiling Sanchez, his hair slicked and held back by a thin green band. ''My hair's getting long. I'm going to donate it at some point, if I can last. We'll see.''
There's already a spoof Twitter account dedicated to the headband, and it received plenty of attention during the team's first locker room availability since last season. But while everyone appeared to be in good spirits, Thursday marked the first of what will likely be many conversations about who the Jets' starting quarterback will be.
Tim Tebow was cut on Monday, but the situation is far from settled. New general manager John Idzik said Sanchez, David Garrard, ...