Breaking: Mark Sanchez Has Been Named Starting QB for Jets

Multiple outlets are reporting Rex Ryan’s decision to name Mark Sanchez the starter, but the first one I came across was from Jay Glazer at

The future is now in New York.

The Jets have seen enough of rookie Mark Sanchez and Kellen Clemens to determine a starter.

Coach Rex Ryan has informed the QBs this morning that Sanchez will be the starter, has learned.

No shock or surprise for me here. I expected Sanchez to be named the starter and am happy it didn’t take the rest of the preseason to do it. Now that it’s official, he can begin working on his chemistry with the first team and make sure no more hand-offs are fumbled in the backfield.

My thoughts on Kellen Clemens later in the day…unless someone beats me to it.