New York Jets

Sanchez Signs 5 Year Contract With New York Jets

FLORHAM PARK, NJ - MAY 02:  Quarterback Mark Sanchez #6 of the New York Jets throws a pass during minicamp on May 2, 2009 at the Atlantic Health Jets Training Center in Florham Park, New Jersey.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
Charles BloomfieldContributor IJune 11, 2009

New York Jets rookie quarterback Mark Sanchez has agreed to a 5-year/50 million dollar contract, with 28 million guaranteed. Sanchez was the 5th overall pick in the 2009 NFL Draft from the University of Southern California.

He's competing with Kellen Clemens for the starting job, after the release of Brett Favre, who said he was retiring.

 

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