Jets coach Rex Ryan said Kellen Clemens will begin training camp as the starting quarterback over first-round draft pick Mark Sanchez.
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Posted: Sunday, June 28th, 2009 | Steve Wyche Tags: Braylon Edwards, Brian Orakpo, Brian Robiskie, Byron Leftwich, Cleveland Browns, Donte' Stallworth, Harry Douglas, Joshua Cribbs, Kellen Clemens, La'Roi Glover, Luke McCown, Mark Sanchez, Mike Furrey, Mohamed Massaquoi, NFL Rookie Symposium
Browns coaches have not routinely addressed the status of jailed and suspended wide receiver Donte’ Stallworth to the team or used his absence as incentive to get players to compete for his spot.
Many believe the Jets’ investment in Mark Sanchez and the fact his deal was done so early make him the front-runner for the starting job. Kellen Clemens is taking the approach it’s still an open compeition.
The last five months have been a whirlwind for Mark Sanchez. So, with the Jets holding their last mandatory minicamp this week, it’s understandable that Sanchez is looking forward to some time off before next month’s training camp. But that doesn’t mean he has nothing to do.
Mark Sanchez has been on a whirlwind tour since the Jets traded up to select the former USC quarterback with the No. 5 overall pick in last weekend’s NFL draft. Sanchez finally got down to business Friday as the Jets opened a three-day rookie minicamp.
Michael Fabiano discusses the fantasy implications of the NFL Draft.
The New York Jets have held just two days of voluntary minicamp practices, but the New York media is already declaring Kellen Clemens as the early leader over Brett Ratliff in the competition to be the starting quarterback.
Another first-year head coach, and more quarterback talk at the combine. The Jets’ Rex Ryan fielded several questions on the team’s quarterback situation.