Ryan sending Sanchez wrong message

Rex knows he's not going to start Mark Brunell, so he should keep that to himself

Updated: November 23, 2011, 11:39 PM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPNNewYork.com

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- One day after revealing that he's trying to motivate Mark Sanchez by giving a handful of practice reps to backup Mark Brunell, Rex Ryan said Wednesday he doesn't envision ever benching Sanchez.

That's what you call a mixed message.

Actually, it's a bad message.

The New York Jets have only one player that deserves untouchable status, and his name is Darrelle Revis. No one else has earned sacred-cow treatment. Sanchez should be held to the same standard as ...

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