Originally Posted by SAR I
It was a great value to be able to move up like that. Mangini got a bunch of his castoffs, nothing more.
And again, the Jets didn't draft Mark Sanchez to be the next Dan Marino. Of course you hope that that's what he becomes, but the Jets were desperate and there were no other quarterbacks on the roster or in free agency that they could get.
No they guessed wrong, and while they did not think they he would be a top 5 qb of all time. They certainly believed he was a player to build a team around.