Jets - Sanchez's injury opens door for Geno Smith

One of the most intriguing quarterback battles of the preseason might have just been decided by an injury.

Mark Sanchez and Geno Smith were battling it out for the starting spot on the New York Jets, Sanchez hasn't really impressed all preseason. Head Coach Rex Ryan will be worried after Smith threw three interceptions against the Giants last Saturday while Mark Sanchez fell heavily and injured his shoulder, you can see that performance below.


This leaves a dilemma for the Jets as it forces Ryan's hand into starting Geno Smith next weekend against the Buccaneers even thought the rookie might not be ready to start in the NFL. One of the biggest soap operas of the off season could very well be over, time to play some football.

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