Last night Sanchez saved his eating for postgame, following through on a promise to Monday Night Football broadcaster Jon Gruden to try his first cheesesteak if he led Philadelphia to victory over the Carolina Panthers.
ABC-6 News reports that the former New York Jets quarterback visited both Pat's and Geno's Cheesesteaks following the win, grabbing the city's signature sandwich at each of the legendary shops.
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A fan even presented the winning quarterback with an order of cheese fries, which is the ultimate sign that a fan base has accepted its quarterback.
Sanchez threw two touchdown passes in the Eagles' 45-21 victory.
- Brendan Maloy