You couldn't swing a dead cat this summer without hitting someone telling you that it was imperative that Mark Sanchez showed marked improvement as a quarterback this season. Because of that we thought we'd check in weekly to see how the Sanchize is progressing toward that goal.
When this project started back in September, the idea was that we'd all join together once a week and plot the growth of a young quarterback.
There wasn't much hope that Mark Sanchez would suddenly take a flying leap into the upper echelon, but there was an expectation that there would be enough little things -- a smart throw here, a good decision there -- that you'd end the year with an unshakable sense that things were moving in the right direction. Things did not work out that way.
Sunday's season-ending loss to the Dolphins was a long illustration of how far Sanchez didn't come this season. He threw three interceptions, each one showing less understanding and feel for the game than the one before, and t...