Camp Battles: Jets QBs -- Clemens vs. Sanchez
Amidst all of the madness is
One thing is for certain: The Jets camp will foster one of the most talked about camp battles in the league this summer. As New York offensive coordinator Brian Schottenheimer put it to reporters, "It'll be a long summer, a heavyweight title fight. There will be good rounds and bad rounds. Hopefully, it'll be easy for us and easy for the fans to figure out the winner."
That's doubtful, Brian, but best wishes to you and the staff on having this be an easy decision.
Whichever player wins the job will offer fantasy owners value as a viable No. 2 quarterback in most leagues. The Jets have a veteran offensive line, solid targets in
Fantasy owners have taken a wait-and-see approach to the New York quarterback situation so far this summer. Clemens' average RapidDraft position (ARDP) overall is 226 (28th among quarterbacks). Sanchez's ARDP is 248, or 35th among quarterbacks.
When camp settles, however, fantasy owners can expect the Jets' starter to produce numbers good enough to rank him somewhere between the 20th to 25th best player at his position.