Originally Posted by Braumeister
It's funny how much SAR has changed.
Replace "Mark," with "Chad," and he sounds like the old Pennington-lovers.
Pennington killed this team with turnovers and all-around weak QB play, and so has Sanchez. He needs to be benched now!
Chad Pennington had a Hall of Fame running back named Curtis Martin.
Chad Pennington had quality wide receivers such as Jericho Cotchery, Wayne Chrebet, Laverneous Coles, and Santana Moss.
Chad Pennington had a multidimensional back named Richie Anderson who could catch passes out of the backfield on broken plays.
Chad Pennington had a mix of offensive receiving weapons that he had the ability to bond with for three or four seasons at a time.
Chad Pennington played behind a Top 5 offensive line.
Mark Sanchez doesn't have a fraction of the support that Chad Pennington had.
Chad Pennington's failures were on Chad Pennington. He was set up to succeed but never did. Mark Sanchez, with a lot less help, did more in two seasons than Chad Pennington did in a decade.
It would be very simple if our problem was just Mark Sanchez. I wish it was our only problem, to be honest, would make things so much easier. Unfortunately the problems go way, way deeper than that.