Earlier today it was reported that the New York Jets will be benching Mark Sanchez this week.
According to Rich Cimini of ESPNNewYork.com, the Jets are leaning towards starting Greg McElroy this week against the Chargers
Right now, I'm hearing that Rex Ryan is leaning toward starting Greg McElroy Sunday vs. the Chargers. #Jets
— Rich Cimini (@RichCimini) December 18, 2012
Update: It’s now confirmed that McElroy will start this week.
I'm told that Greg McElroy will start at QB for Jets on Sunday #nyj
— Manish Mehta (@MMehtaNYDN) December 18, 2012