Originally Posted by fltflo
Oh my God,
After four years Mark was benched for a WHOLE quarter, then consoled by father Rex right after the game and told not to worry he would be starting in Jacksonville the following week.
Mean while the fans and media were all told Rex would consult with those in the know about what to do the following week and make his decision midweek. All of it, nothing but BS when Rex knew all along he was giving the job right back to his boy, right when he had his arm around Mark drying his tears.
I don't think for a second anyone here or anywhere believed that mark wasn't going to start. Mark isn't lighting it up by any stretch of the imagination, but when you have Tebow and McElroy backing him up it really is a no brainer. They in a sense were picking the best of the worst.