Originally posted on The Other Paper  |  Last updated 11/15/12
If any Jets player has an idea of what Tim Tebow is going through right now it's his chief adversary — and ally — Mark Sanchez. While the Tebow bashing is shifting some of the negative attention from Sanchez's dismal performance as starting quarterback so far this season — it was less than a year ago that Sanchez went through the same kind of talent assassination by "anonymous" New York Jets teammates. Instead of wearing his feelings about the turmoil in the Jets locker room on his sleeve Wednesday, Sanchez wore it right across chest. After practice, Sanchez stood in front of his locker wearing a T-shirt with the words "We Will Persist" written over a tiny Jets logo.  He also verbally expressed his thoughts on the unnamed sources who ripped his backup quarterback. "I feel for Tim.  That sucks ... It's not professional," said Sanchez.  "It can't feel good, but at the same time I've been there.  If anyone knows what it feels like, it's me.  He's mentally tough enough to handle...
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