Marc Bulger, Mark Brunell Would Make Competent Backups for Jets’ Mark Sanchez

June 15, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

While the New York Jets have made several positive moves in the offseason to strengthen themselves on both sides of the football, the one place the team remains deficient is a competent backup quarterback to second-year starter Mark Sanchez.
Kellen Clemens, Eric Ainge, and Kevin O'Connell are perhaps the worst trio of second, third, and fourth-string backups in the NFL.
Clemens has played a total of just nine games in four seasons with a miserable 59.7 percent passer rating with just five touchdowns and 11 interceptions.
As a starter, Clemens is just 4-5.
Kevin O'Connell has attempted just six passes in the NFL, while Eric Ainge, the nephew of former Boston Celtic Danny Ainge, has yet to take a snap in the regular season since being drafted in the fifth Round of the 2008 NFL Draft.
The fact the New York Jets took a rookie in Sanchez with no credible backup and a starter with a pair of brittle knee...

Read Complete Article at Bleacher Report - NFL
Article is property of BleacherReport.com

readers comments