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Jets still scrambling to figure out QB spot after Sanchez injur…

Jets still scrambling to figure out QB spot after Sanchez injury

After hemming and hawing for weeks over the competition that will determine their starting quarterback for Week 1 against the Bucs, the Jets have to find out if Mark Sanchez’s injured right shoulder will even give them a choice. An X-ray Saturday night …
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  • On Pro Football: An Injury Makes Clear a Shift in Power

    On Pro Football: An Injury Makes Clear a Shift in Power

    nytimes.com Aug 25, 2013
    Once the face, voice and personality of the Jets, Rex Ryan now presents himself as a diminished version of the man who took over as coach before the 2009 season.
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  • Giants’ Brown, Surprise Safety of 2012, Is Lost for Season

    Giants’ Brown, Surprise Safety of 2012, Is Lost for Season

    Stevie Brown, who had eight interceptions last season, made one against the Jets on Saturday night but tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee on the play.
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  • BGA: Jets “at” Giants (Part Two: Defense/ST)

    BGA: Jets “at” Giants (Part Two: Defense/ST)

    thejetsblog.com Aug 25, 2013
    Bent, TheJetsBlog.comWelcome to Bent’s Game Analysis, which is based on watching and re-watching TV footage. As such, it is not always possible to accurately determine everything that was going on. However, every effort has been made to ensure that the …
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  • Buzz: Desperately seeking starter?

    Buzz: Desperately seeking starter?

    thejetsblog.com Aug 25, 2013
    Brian Bassett, TheJetsBlog.comAfter last night’s turbulent developments at the quarterback spot, it was fair to assume that the Jets might be brushing up on who was available try a too-little too-late look at quarterbacks. Here’s the best list we can fi…
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  • Schiano doesn’t rule out Revis for preseason finale

    Schiano doesn’t rule out Revis for preseason finale

    profootballtalk.com Aug 25, 2013
    From the moment the Buccaneers swung a deal with the Jets for cornerback Darrelle Revis, G.M. Mark Dominik left no room for debate — Revis will be ready come Week One of the regular season. “One hundred percent he’ll be out there,” Dominik told PFT on t…
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  • NFL mailbag: Three-ring quarterback circus

    NFL mailbag: Three-ring quarterback circus

    ESPN.com Aug 25, 2013
    Mailbag: The Jets, Bills and Raiders are putting on a three-ring circus at quarterback, writes John Clayton.
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  • Game recap: What we learned

    Game recap: What we learned

    ESPN.com Aug 25, 2013
    Ten takeaways from the Jets' costly win over the Giants: 1. Geno Smith isn't ready: He made a lot of rookie mistakes in his first extended action, but guess what? He's a rookie. Smith saw a lot of things for the first time -- a six-man rush on his secon…
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  • Jets to look at Leinart, Beck

    Jets to look at Leinart, Beck

    profootballtalk.com Aug 25, 2013
    Two of the NFL’s quarterback competitions have unexpectedly led to a pair of unemployed quarterbacks. In Buffalo, Matt Leinart and John Beck emerged on the radar screen after injuries to rookie EJ Manuel (knee) and veteran Kevin Kolb (concussion-like sy…
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  • Rex Ryan Melts Down In Press Conference

    Rex Ryan Melts Down In Press Conference

    deadspin.com Aug 25, 2013
    I'm not sure a preseason game can ever be described as good, but they can definitely be bad and the Jets performance Saturday night was about as bad as it gets. Look what they made Rex Ryan do.Read more...
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  • Ryan gets heated at news conference

    Ryan gets heated at news conference

    ESPN.com Aug 25, 2013
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Rex Ryan's postgame news conference started off with an award ceremony and ended with fireworks as the New York Jets' head coach angrily defended his decision to put quarterback Mark Sanchez into the game in the fourth quarter o…
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  • Sunday morning one-liners

    Sunday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Aug 25, 2013
    Bills QB Jeff Tuel feels he’s benefitting from the unexpected amount of reps he’s been able to get this summer. QB Ryan Tannehill’s performance was more encouraging than that of the rest of the Dolphins. The Patriots released OL R.J. Mattes off of injur…
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  • Giants' Wilson turns on Jets for long TD

    Giants' Wilson turns on Jets for long TD

    nydailynews.com Aug 25, 2013
    Are the Jets a top-five defense? Rex Ryan’s boast seemed to be gone in 11 seconds. Giants running back David Wilson wasted no time in exposing a hole on the left side of the Jets’ defensive line on Saturday night at MetLife Stadium.
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  • Jets defeat Giants, but have big problems at quarterback

    Jets defeat Giants, but have big problems at quarterback

    The Jets beat the Giants in OT, but their quarterback situation got significantly worse in the process.
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  • Video - New York Jets QB Mark Sanchez will not play in Week 4 preseason game 00:59

    New York Jets QB Mark Sanchez will not play in Week 4 preseason game

    Aug 25
    New York Jets QB Mark Sanchez will not play in his Week 4 preseason matchup again the Philadelphia Eagles due to a day-to-day shoulder injury. What can you expect from QB Geno Smith? Ian Rapoport has the latest.
  • Video - New York Jets QB Mark Sanchez won't play in preseason finale 00:59

    New York Jets QB Mark Sanchez won't play in preseason finale

    Aug 25
    Mark Sanchez won't play in the New York Jets' preseason finale Thursday night because of a shoulder injury. So what can you expect from rookie QB Geno Smith? Ian Rapoport has the latest.
  • Video - Questioning Rex Ryan 01:52

    Questioning Rex Ryan

    Aug 25
    Stephen A. Smith gives his take on Rex Ryan's decision to play Mark Sanchez during the fourth quarter of the Jets' preseason loss to the Giants.
  • Video - New York Jets coach Rex Ryan loses his cool in postgame media session 00:40

    New York Jets coach Rex Ryan loses his cool in postgame media session

    Aug 25
    Jets coach Rex Ryan lets loose when the New York media begins to demand answers about his team's QB situation and why he played Mark Sanchez so late in Saturday night's preseason game.

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  • NFL mailbag: Three-ring quarterback circus

    Aug 25
    Mailbag: The Jets, Bills and Raiders are putting on a three-ring circus at quarterback, writes John Clayton.