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CORTLAND – Apparently, Mark Sanchez was the only player who felt like competing Monday.
The fifth-year quarterback received rave reviews from head coach Rex Ryan – who criticized the team’s lack of effort and focus during a practice centered on red-zone efficiency.
“One guy that I’ll say came out to practice was Mark Sanchez,” the Jets coach said of Sanchez, who completed 6-of-9 passes...Read more »
CORTLAND – Geno Smith was bound to have a bad practice.
And today just happened to be the day.
During a session in which the focus was on red-zone efficiency, the Jets rookie quarterback threw two interceptions during 7-on-7 drills. The first came on a deflection (off the intended receiver) and was scooped up by second-year cornerback Antonio Allen. The second, however, was entirely...Read more »
CORTLAND – Rex Ryan would like to see all of Jet Nation get behind his team – including beleaguered quarterback Mark Sanchez.
But if fans feel like booing his players – hey, it’s their prerogative, he said Monday.
“Fans have the right to do anything they want,” Ryan said, when asked about fans booing Sanchez after he threw a pick to cornerback Antonio Cromartie in the team’s Green and...Read more »