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Mornhinweg: Sanchez 'earned' preseason start

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The New York Jets offense is a work in progress for newly hired offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg. Friday's preseason opener against the Detroit Lions should paint a few answers to some burning questions for Gang Green as veteran Mark Sanchez gets the starting nod.

The New York Jets offense was similar to watching a horror movie last season. After Santonio Holmes got into verbal altercations with his teammates and benched during the last game of 2011, we thought it couldn't get much worse for Gang Green. Well it did. The offense was inconsistent and was constantly giving away the football to opposing defenses. The lowlight of the season was when Mark...

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