Ryan has taken a lot of heat in the process, and understandably so. He's taken so much heat in fact, that his job is likely on the line after this season.
Sanchez has been horrible this season. He's completed hardly 50 percent of his passes, throwing for a little over 2,500 yards, 12 touchdowns and 13 interceptions.
Why Ryan continues to stick with him is probably extremely difficult to figure out. He's probably keeping the ineffective quarterback in the game for a number of reasons.
Let's take a few guesses at why in the world Ryan continues to stick with Sanchez.