Sanchez denied chance to work magic

Jets offense believed fantastic finish was coming, but was stranded on sideline by D

Updated: January 24, 2011, 2:39 AM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPNNewYork.com

PITTSBURGH -- With two minutes to play, Mark Sanchez and his offensive teammates already were plotting. They were talking on the sideline about how they were going to win the game, how it was going to be like Indianapolis and Houston and Cleveland and the other crazy, last-minute victories from 2010.

One last chance, that's all Sanchez wanted. He wanted the ball in his hands, with a chance to go to the Super Bowl, an opportunity to erase 42 years of Jets misery with one drive. Eighty ...

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