May 24, 2012; Florham Park, NJ, USA; New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez (6) during organized team activities at their training facility. Mandatory Credit: Ed Mulholland-US PRESSWIRE

Mark Sanchez is the Fan’s Choice at QB for Now

According to an ESPN SportsNation poll, Mark Sanchez should be the guy under center for the New York Jets.

The poll asked “Who should start at quarterback for the Jets?”, and as of late Saturday afternoon, Sanchez led Tim Tebow by a margin of 62% to 38%, which is how it should be. Not meaning any disrespect to Tim Tebow and the Tebowmaniacs, but Mark Sanchez is the starting quarterback of this football team. He’s the better quarterback by far, and barring a camp injury, Mark Sanchez will be the starting quarterback.

If Sanchez doesn’t play well, then it could be a different situation.

Sanchez outplayed Tebow in OTAs the other day, but that doesn’t say that much, since Tim Tebow has never been known as a big time practice player. His best has been in the fourth quarter of games, and if a Tebow fourth quarter comeback does happen, there could be problems.

For now, Sanchez is the fans choice. And it should be, as Mark Sanchez is the logical choice too.

Tags: Alan Schechter Backup Quarterback Jets Otas Mark Sanchez Quarterback Quarterback Controversy Starting Quarterback Tebowmania Tim Tebow

  • SeanLDurham

    The fact that we’re adding “for now” and “Tim isnt a great practice player” is troubling….. Mark Sanchez is the starting QB for the Jets……PERIOD! Not just “for now” and we’re aren’t going to dismiss Tebow throwing multiple ints in 7 on 7s, we just AREN’T. Wonder why we’re not discussing Josh Freeman being the Bucs starting QB “for now” since he was drafted WITH Sanchez and had a MUCH worse season last year.

    • Alan Schechter

      I agree Sean, you know my feeling on this.

      Was just reporting the news as far as the poll is concerned thats all