Originally written on Pro Football Draft Network  |  Last updated 11/4/14

FLORHAM PARK, NJ - MAY 02: Head coach Rex Ryan of the New York Jets speaks to the media during minicamp on May 2, 2009 at the Atlantic Health Jets Training Center in Florham Park, New Jersey. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
    The Seahawks easily defeated the Jets 28-7 yesterday and Rex Ryan must be envious of how Seattle wins games.  The Hawks are using a strong running game, defense and timely passing to be in the hunt for a playoff spot.  This is the same formula the Jets used in 2009 and 2010 to reach the AFC Championship game.  However, things have gone awry for New York thanks to very questionable personnel decisions by GM, Mike Tannenbaum.   Mark Sanchez takes a lot of heat for the team’s unproductive offense, but the spotty running game is the major culprit on offense.  It is easy to forget that the Jets with Mark Sanchez beat Peyton Manning and the Colts on the road in the playoffs.  They also beat Tom Brady and the Patriots on the road in the playoffs the following week.  Sanchez is not nor will he ever be an elite quarterback that can carry an offense.  However, give Sanchez a strong running game and he can be effective throwing off of play action.    Tannenbaum decided that Shonn Gr...
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