Mark Sanchez

Geno Smith throws a pass against the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium on October 27, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Palladino: Jets Would Have Signed For 4-4 Midseason Mark In August

Admit it. If the devil had walked into Cortland with contract that said as much, you’d gladly have pricked your finger and signed.


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Silverman: Aggressive Jets’ Defense May Earn Rex A Stay Of Execution

If the defense can continue to give a solid account of itself, the team will have a chance to improve and Ryan may just put a crimp in Idzik’s offseason plans to hire a new head coach.


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Palladino: Athletes Do Themselves A Disservice By Utilizing Social Media

By its very nature, the media has given even the most modest of users an overinflated sense of self-importance. It has turned the egotistical and self-absorbed athlete into an even larger bigger-than-life entity.


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Jets Activate QB Garrard, To Serve As Backup And Smith’s Mentor

The 35-year-old Garrard was removed from the reserve-retired list two weeks ago and placed on the exempt list, meaning he was eligible to practice and attend meetings. The Jets had until 4 p.m. EDT Monday to decide whether to activate him.


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Forbes: Jets’ Mark Sanchez Is 5th-Most Disliked Player In NFL

Even though he’s turned into a bit of a sympathetic figure, the former first-round pick still does not have many supporters. Forbes released its list of the most disliked players in the NFL on Monday, and the 26-year-old came in fifth.


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Boomer & Carton: ‘My Bad’ Montage Featuring Geno And Sanchez

Whether it’s been Geno Smith or Mark Sanchez before him, over the last couple of years the Jets’ quarterbacks have found themselves in countless vulnerable situations following losses, left to face the throngs of media looking for answers — which has led to a vast collection of apologies.


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Mark Sanchez, Terry Bradshaw Do ‘Starbucks Drake Hands’

What do you get when you combine a slow news cycle with the latest in Internet hilarity? “Drake Hands.” Lots and lots of “Drake Hands.”


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Um, What? After Announcing Retirement, David Garrard Re-Signs With Jets

The Jets have signed quarterback David Garrard. he 35-year-old signed with the Jets on March 11, but then announced that he was retiring on May 15.


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Rex: ‘Sanchez Isn’t Dead; Sanchez Is Going To Be 100 Percent Healthy’

Though all indications are Geno Smith will remain the Jets’ starting quarterback for the foreseeable future, head coach Rex Ryan left the door to a Mark Sanchez return open just a crack on Wednesday.


Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Report: Sanchez Flipped Out On Idzik After Getting Injured Vs. Giants

Mount Sanchez erupted back in August. We’re just now feeling the tremors.


Rex Ryan (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Rex Ryan, Jets Admittedly Sparked By The Many Critics, Doubters

“We really don’t care what people that don’t believe in us say,” Ryan declared during a conference call Tuesday. “We care about what our fans think. We care about what our locker room knows to be the truth.”


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Has Mark Sanchez Played His Last Game In A Jets Uniform?

The maligned quarterback, who was once dubbed “The Sanchize” and drew early comparisons to Joe Namath, had season-ending surgery on his right shoulder on Tuesday.


Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Jets QB Mark Sanchez Has Season-Ending Shoulder Surgery

Mark Sanchez has undergone his season-ending surgery to undergo an injured shoulder.


Karl Klug of the Tennessee Titans strips the ball loose from Geno Smith of the New York Jets at LP Field on September 29, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee. The Titans defeated the Jets 38-13. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Jets Decide Against Color-Coded Wristbands For Struggling Smith

The Jets said Wednesday they were considering reaching into their bag of tricks to try the old color-coded wristband approach with rookie quarterback Geno Smith, but a few hours later decided against it.


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Palladino: Mark Sanchez Is Luckiest Guy In N.Y. Football

In a year where it appears the Giants have hit rock-bottom and the Jets look ready to slide off the map, Sanchez gets to sit back and bask in the realization that he had nothing to do with any of it.