Originally Posted by batsandgats
Wouldn't that prove that the defense helped him out? probably with good field position etc.
Well hell no because the logic behind it has no consistency to it.
When the opposing QB has a bad game, the credit immediately goes the defense... whereas when Sanchez has a bad game, it's because he sucks.
The Steelers outrushed the Jets two fold in that game... meaning Ben was playing with the benefit of an effective rushing attack... as opposed to Sanchez.
The Jets didn't fail to reach the superbowl in 2010 because of Sanchez, that's