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Smith Named Starting QB Against Giants

What had been suspected since the last preseason game has finally been confirmed by head coach Rex Ryan that Geno Smith will be the Jets starting quarterback this Saturday against the New York Giants: Incumbent Mark Sanchez had an opportunity to take control of the quarterback competition with Smith who was sidelined during last [...]

Thoughts From #JetsCamp 08/21

I was able to attend the New York Jets practice today in Florham Park.  Here are some thoughts on the practice today and where the Jets stand right now. Geno Smith played with the #1 offense. Since the Jets make sure JetNation stays in the stands, note taking wasn't really possible.  So I will rely [...]

Geno Smith To Start Versus The Giants

The NY Jets have not made a decision as to who will be the starter in the regular season, but if Geno Smith's right ankle doesn't look to be a problem it appears he will get the nod to start this Saturday's pre season game versus the NY Giants. Smith looks to impress the [...]

Sanchez And Smith: Last Round

The quarterback competition is winding down; for better or for worse.  Geno Smith missed the last game with an ankle injury and Mark Sanchez missed his chance to end the competition when he threw a red zone interception against the Jaguars.  Sanchez had a golden opportunity to win the quarterback job with Smith and McElroy [...]

Geno Smith On Not Playing

After the Jets beat the Jaguars, Rex Ryan proclaimed, "We’re not willing to name a starting quarterback right now".  That is good news for Geno Smith who didn't play due to his ankle injury.  Geno said he found out he wouldn't play on Friday and that he didn't try to talk them out of their [...]

Sanchez To Start Vs Jaguars

Mark Sanchez got the nod in the Jets first preseason game against the Detroit Lions.  Many felt that would lead to Geno Smith getting the start, at home, in the 2nd game against the Jacksonville Jaguars.  The Jets announced today that Mark Sanchez would be the starting QB against the Jaguars. Geno Smith has [...]

Ryan: “Geno’s Worst Day”

When you are a rookie and your goal is to win the starting QB job out of training camp, you want to end on a high note.  That wasn't the case for Geno Smith, who has struggled after injuring his ankle.  Some in the media are suggesting that the Jets rushed Geno back and should [...]