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Michael Vick, Mark Sanchez could face off in preseason

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The Jets will close out the 2014 preseason the same way they did last year: on the road in Philly. But this time around, there's a ready-made storyline.

The Jets signed Michael Vick to a free-agent deal on the same day they released Mark Sanchez, their fifth overall pick in 2009. And now, both quarterbacks could wind up being the headliner in their Week 4 preseason matchup.

Vick will...

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Chip Kelly: Signing Mark Sanchez 'was a no-brainer for us'

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It's official.

The Philadelphia Eagles announced Friday morning that they have signed Mark Sanchez to a one-year deal.

The news, of course, was expected. A source told Newsday Thursday night that Sanchez had passed his physical and agreed to a deal. He was expected to officially sign today.

His one-year contract is for $2.25 million, but he can make upwards of $4 million if he...

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Source: Mark Sanchez set to meet Eagles Thursday

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Mark Sanchez could be an Eagle by tomorrow.

The former Jets quarterback already is in Philly, according to a source, and is scheduled to meet with the team and undergo his physical tomorrow.

And if his medical evaluation checks out, the Eagles are expected to sign him.

Sanchez missed all of last season after suffering a torn labrum in his right (throwing) shoulder in the preseason...

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Report: Pending physical, Mark Sanchez will sign with Eagles

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Looks like the Eagles and Jets are set to swap backup quarterbacks.

According to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen, Mark Sanchez is headed to Philly. Interestingly enough, the Jets released Sanchez on Friday, just moments before they announced they had signed Eagles free-agent Michael Vick.

Vick signed a one-year deal worth $5 million.

Sanchez’s contract was officially terminated at 4 p.m....

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Mark Sanchez says goodbye

Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez works out at Mission

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Mark Sanchez posted a heartfelt goodbye to the Jets organizations, their fan base and his former teammates Monday morning.

The veteran quarterback -- who was released on Friday -- said “playing quarterback for the New York Jets has been the thrill of my young career.” 

Sanchez went on to say his "only regret" is the Jets didn't win a Super Bowl for the fans, his teammates and "my...

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Jeff Fisher: St. Louis Rams interested in Mark Sanchez

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Mark Sanchez may not have to wait long to find a new team.

St. Louis Rams coach Jeff Fisher confirmed his organization has considered adding the ex-Jets quarterback.

"I'd say that there is interest. I can't say how much. But there certainly would be interest,'' Fisher told USA TODAY Sports Sunday at the NFL's owners meetings. "I don't have a backup with experience on the roster right...

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Could Mark Sanchez be a Jet in 2014? 'That's still a possibility,' says Rex

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The end of Mark Sanchez’s tenure with the Jets appears to be coming to a close.

Or is it? 

While many expect the Jets to release the veteran quarterback any day now, Rex Ryan left the door open (albeit slightly) that Sanchez could remain on the roster in 2014.

“That could happen,” the Jets coach said on ESPN radio Friday afternoon, when asked if he could envision a scenario...

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No progress yet between Jets and Mark Sanchez

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INDIANAPOLIS -- Mark Sanchez's representatives met with the Jets at the NFL Scouting Combine Friday night, but the quarterback's future with the team still remains uncertain.

A source confirmed to Newsday that the two sides met here in Indy, but maintained "nothing new" has happened and that Sanchez's immediate future in Florham Park is still unresolved.

Neither head coach Rex Ryan nor...

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Rex Ryan 'absolutely' wants Mark Sanchez back in 2014

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INDIANAPOLIS – Jets fans may have already detached themselves mentally from Mark Sanchez. But there’s at least one person in the Jets' front office who definitely wants the veteran quarterback on the roster in 2014: Rex Ryan.

“I want him back, absolutely,” the Jets head coach said Thursday during media availability at the NFL Combine, when peppered by questions about Sanchez's future....

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Mark Sanchez makes a 'Starbucks Drake Hands' video

Mark Sanchez leaves the field with his right

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Mark Sanchez's shoulder surgery obviously went well. Really well. So well, he's in good enough spirits to join the viral video craze and make a "Starbucks Drake Hands" parody. With a green Hulk hand.

For real.

App users can watch the video here: http://bit.ly/19268fl...

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