Originally Posted by JetsFanatic
Unforgivable move by the front office. There was no need to guarantee that amount of money for a QB coming off a mediocre season still under contract with no other options.
Our only hope now is that they can bring in another QB to at least provide some real competition at QB in 2013.
I might be wrong but Sanchez contract was guaranteeing that amount anyway thru '13 (I think the Jets added another $500k) for him to take the extension, which lessened his cap charge.
He can still be cut after 2013 without any real consequences.