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Mark Sanchez to start at QB for Jets on Sunday

Posted By Jerry Spar On December 5, 2012 @ 10:19 am In Uncategorized | No Comments

The Jets announced Wednesday that maligned quarterback Mark Sanchez [1] will start Sunday’s game [2] at Jacksonville. Coach Rex Ryan [3] took two days to make his decision, following Sunday’s 7-6 victory over the Cardinals in which Sanchez was pulled in the third quarter for third-stringer Greg McElroy [4] after throwing three interceptions in his first 10 passes. McElroy went on to lead the team on its only scoring drive, throwing a 1-yard touchdown pass. Backup Tim Tebow [5] is recovering from broken ribs.

The New York Daily News [6] reported that owner Woody Johnson [7] preferred McElroy for Sunday’s game but general manager Mike Tannenbaum [8] and offensive coordinator Tony Sparano [9] wanted Sanchez.


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[1] Mark Sanchez: http://media.weei.com/football/mark-sanchez.htm

[2] will start Sunday’s game: http://www.newyorkjets.com/news/article-1/Ryan-Names-Sanchez-Starter-for-Jacksonville/376f5195-8c81-478c-9cfe-8776c7daae1f

[3] Rex Ryan: http://media.weei.com/football/rex-ryan.htm

[4] Greg McElroy: http://media.weei.com/football/greg-mcelroy.htm

[5] Tim Tebow: http://media.weei.com/football/tim-tebow.htm

[6] New York Daily News: http://www.nydailynews.com/blogs/jets

[7] Woody Johnson: http://media.weei.com/football/robert-wood-johnson-iv.htm

[8] Mike Tannenbaum: http://media.weei.com/football/mike-tannenbaum.htm

[9] Tony Sparano: http://media.weei.com/football/tony-sparano.htm

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