Mark Sanchez is still the Jets’ franchise quarterback despite being mired in one of the worst slumps of his career. Tim Tebow, however, is still the team’s most talked-about quarterback.
Like I told Tim Tebow back in April, Jacksonville would have been such a better fit!
Sure, Mark Sanchez has taken his fair share of lumps. But you could argue the Tebow talk has been just as bad, if not worse — and now it’s coming straight from the Jets’ locker room.
One word has surfaced again and again since the Jets’ acquisition of backup quarterback Tim Tebow: Distraction.
We all saw this coming. Predicted from Denver to Cortland to the West Wing, the Jets’ quarterback controversy has all but boiled over.
Drew Stanton’s time as Jets backup QB was brief — one week, to be exact. His reasons for signing and then asking out could provide insight into a franchise mired in Sanchez vs. Tebow.
The message was the same from the Jets’ two quarterbacks: We can do this.