BREAKING: Sanchez Benched, In Comes Greg McElroy

Dec 2, 2012; East Rutherford, NJ, USA; New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez (6) changes a play during the first half of their game against the Arizona Cardinals at Metlife Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Ed Mulholland-US PRESSWIRE

With approximately 5 minutes to go in the third quarter, coach Rex Ryan has benched Mark Sanchez in favor of Greg McElroy. Mark has struggled yet again, with 3 interceptions in the first half, and has finally hit the bench.


McElroy leads the Jets on a TD drive, capped by a pass to Jeff Cumberland on a bootleg, giving the Jets a 7-3 lead in the fourth quarter. The drive was a 10 play, 69 yard drive that took 4:53.

Topics: Mark Sanchez, New York Jets

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