The Worst Kept Secret in the Jets' Organization

USA TODAY Sports

Manish Mehta August 20, 2013

The Jets’ plan is simple: Start the rookie if he’s healthy.

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The "fair and open" competition has been a charade from Day One, complete with organizational shenanigans (including changing the rules along the way) designed to help Smith.

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However, the team needlessly and unconvincingly put on a four-month show that led us to think Sanchez had just as much of a chance as Smith to be the Week 1 starter.


Manish Mehta August 24, 2013:

Ladies and gentlemen, I give you Manish Mehta.

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