101 Facts About Mark Sanchez

1. In 2009, Mark Sanchez appeared on the sports talk show Rome Is Burning as himself.

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2. Mark Sanchez signed with Washington in November 2018 after Alex Smith's season-ending leg injury.

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3. Mark Sanchez was a presenter at the 2010 Tony Awards, where he introduced a number from the Broadway musical Memphis.

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4. Mark Sanchez became the starter after Colt McCoy fractured his fibula in the game.

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5. Mark Sanchez completed 13 passes from 21 attempts for 100 yards and an interception.

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6. Mark Sanchez missed the remainder of OTA's and the minicamp.

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7. Mark Sanchez was named the Pepsi Rookie of the Week for his performance in the game, the first of three consecutive Rookie of the Week awards.

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8. Mark Sanchez was ranked as one of the top two quarterbacks, behind fellow junior Matthew Stafford from the University of Georgia.

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9. Mark Sanchez hired his older brother and business litigator, Nick Sanchez, to be his agent alongside David Dunn, who represented Carson Palmer.

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10. At the outset of the 2006 season, Mark Sanchez competed for the starting quarterback position; once Booty, a junior, suffered severe back spasms caused by a pre-existing back condition, surgery was required and Sanchez was promoted to run the first-team offense during the spring as Booty recovered.

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11. Mark Sanchez initially lived in Whittier and Pico Rivera; when he was six, his father moved with the children to Rancho Santa Margarita, a predominantly white city in Orange County.

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12. Mark Sanchez started for the Redskins in 2018 after two of their quarterbacks, Alex Smith and Colt McCoy, suffered season-ending leg fractures.

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13. Mark Sanchez began to play football in high school, training with his father Nick.

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14. Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Mark Sanchez has the ball knocked out of his hands by Washington Redskins linebacker Ryan Kerrigan who recovers the fumble.

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15. Mark Sanchez found Kerley open in the right flat, but the official ruled Kerley went out of bounds just shy of the yard marker.

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16. From that point, Mark Sanchez failed to complete a third-down pass the rest of the game.

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17. Mark Sanchez has thrown 69 interceptions in four years of action compared to 68 touchdowns.

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18. Mark Sanchez quickly tossed a couple of passes on the field near the Jets' sideline and joined the huddle.

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19. Mark Sanchez was clearly beating out Geno Smith last summer going into the Giants game.

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20. On the other hand, Mark Sanchez is equally successful off the field in dating his supermodel girlfriends.

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21. Mark Sanchez serves as the official Ambassador to the Inner-City Games Los Angeles, an after-school program that provides at-risk youth with positive alternatives.

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22. On the stage at Radio City Music Hall, Mark Sanchez said, "I've become a huge fan of musicals since I've come to New York, and I've taken some heat from guys on the team, believe me.

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23. On February 2, 2010, Mark Sanchez elected to have surgery to repair the patella ligament in his left knee that he originally injured back when he played for USC.

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24. Mark Sanchez became only the second rookie quarterback to win two consecutive playoff games, after Joe Flacco.

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25. Mark Sanchez became only the fourth rookie quarterback in NFL history to win his first post-season start, and the second to do so on the road.

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26. Mark Sanchez finished up his rookie regular season with 12 touchdowns and 20 interceptions.

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27. On September 13, 2009, Mark Sanchez started his first regular season NFL game against the Houston Texans, throwing his first touchdown pass to Chansi Stuckey.

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28. Mark Sanchez ended his career at the University of Southern California with 3,965 yards.

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29. In the opener at Virginia, Mark Sanchez threw for a career-best 338 yards, making 26 of 35 pass attempts for three touchdowns and one interception.

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30. Mark Sanchez is only the fourth rookie quarterback in NFL history to win his first playoff game and the second to win two playoffs games in his rookie season.

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31. Mark Sanchez is an American football quarterback for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League.

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32. Mark Sanchez enjoyed instant success with all the Jets leading them to the playoff and the AFC Championship match.

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33. Mark Sanchez could have played another year of college, but determined to enter the 2009 NFL Draft.

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34. Mark Sanchez chose to attend the University of Southern California and redshirted his first year as he waited his chance behind starter Matt Leinart and back-up Josh Booty.

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35. Mark Sanchez has an estimatednet worth of $20 million dollars.

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36. Mark Sanchez became popular inside the community because of his Mexican American tradition.

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37. Mark Sanchez is among the best known Latin football players.

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38. Mark Sanchez had his NFL debut on September 13, 2009, when as a member of the New York Jets, he faced Houston Texas.

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39. At the end of the day, Mark Sanchez will get the starting job going into this season.

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40. Mark Sanchez is a proud Mexican-American and has often been looked upon as a role model for young people of the same descent.

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41. On the reverse side, Mark Sanchez has humped more models and actresses than a Wednesday in Los Angeles.

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42. Mark Sanchez has been a mentor to rookie quarterbacks the previous two seasons.

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43. Mark Sanchez was the backup quarterback to Sam Bradford in 2015, filling in for him for two and a half games while Bradford recovered from a shoulder injury.

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44. Mark Sanchez signed with the Chicago Bears in 2017, but did not play in any games for the franchise.

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45. Mark Sanchez is back in the NFC East for a third time.

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46. Mark Sanchez apparently beat out at least NFL flameouts EJ Manuel and TJ Yates to be in the wings for a Washington squad that is controlling the NFC East but just had its season rocked.

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47. Mark Sanchez is a play away from quarterbacking a division leader.

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48. Mark Sanchez might get another shot in the NFL by the time Thanksgiving rolls around, the fateful day of his infamous butt fumble.

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49. Mark Sanchez will work out for Washington's backup QB job, but it's still crickets for Colin Kaepernick.

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50. Mark Sanchez was plucked from the NFL breadline after the Redskins worked out a bevy of signal.

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51. Mark Sanchez languished on the free-agent market after serving a four-game PED suspension to start the season.

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52. Mark Sanchez will get another chance to hold a clipboard.

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53. Mark Sanchez signed with the Bears last season and spent the entire year focusing on being a mentor for then-rookie Mitchell Trubisky.

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54. Mark Sanchez has found his landing spot back in the NFL.

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55. Mark Sanchez was picked because of the circus that comes to town with Kaepernick.

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56. Mark Sanchez has now played for 3 out of the 4 teams in the NFC east.

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57. Mark Sanchez is signing with Washington a day after quarterback Alex Smith suffered a season-ending injury, Field Yates of ESPN reports.

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58. Mark Sanchez knows offensive coordinator Matt Cavanaugh from their time together with the New York Jets, where now-quarterbacks coach Kevin O'Connell was his backup.

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59. Mark Sanchez has taken to grabbing Prescott after games and reminding him to enjoy the wins.

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60. Mark Sanchez started as a rookie for the New York Jets after he was drafted No 5 overall in 2009.

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61. Mark Sanchez served as the Cowboys backup quarterback behind Dak Prescott in 2016.

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62. Mark Sanchez reportedly agreed to a deal with the Washington Redskins on Monday to provide them with quarterback depth after Alex Smith's gruesome leg injury.

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63. Mark Sanchez is back: Redskins reportedly to sign QB after gruesome injury to Alex Smith.

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64. Mark Sanchez does have several ties to Washington from his five years with the New York Jets.

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65. Mark Sanchez serves as the Ambassador to the Inner-City Games Los Angeles, an after-school program that provides "at-risk youth" with positive, alternative activities.

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66. Mark Sanchez responded to the controversy stating, "It's not a Mexican power thing or anything like that.

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67. Mark Sanchez was placed on center stage in Los Angeles, home to more than 4.6 million Hispanics, the majority of whom are of Mexican descent.

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68. Mark Sanchez developed a bond with Binkley and the two remained close friends until Binkley's death in December 2010.

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69. Mark Sanchez has worked with the Teddy Atlas Foundation through which he met Aiden Binkley, a terminally ill 11-year-old struck with rhabdomyosarcoma.

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70. Mark Sanchez has been involved in multiple charities including the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation to help raise awareness for Type 1 diabetes and Sam's Club's Giving Made Simple which, helps raise awareness about childhood obesity and how families can prevent it.

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71. In his four-year career, Mark Sanchez has had ten fourth quarter comebacks and twelve game winning drives.

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72. On November 19, 2018, Mark Sanchez signed with the Washington Redskins to serve as the backup to Colt McCoy after starter Alex Smith suffered a season-ending leg injury.

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73. Mark Sanchez made the Bears' final roster third on the quarterback depth chart behind Trubisky and Mike Glennon, but did not play at all in 2017.

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74. On May 30, 2017, Mark Sanchez suffered a small knee injury in his left knee.

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75. On March 23, 2017, Mark Sanchez signed a one-year contract with the Chicago Bears.

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76. On September 3, 2016, Mark Sanchez was released by the team.

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77. On March 11, 2016, Mark Sanchez was traded to the Denver Broncos for a 2017 conditional draft pick.

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78. Mark Sanchez continued to play well for the majority of the 1st half, and threw a second touchdown pass to Darren Sproles, but the Buccaneers offense had already scored 21 points.

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79. Mark Sanchez was announced as the starter for the Eagles Week 11 game against the Buccaneers after it was revealed that Bradford suffered a separated shoulder and a concussion.

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80. Mark Sanchez signed with the Philadelphia Eagles on March 29, 2014, for a 1-year, $2.25 million contract.

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81. On September 14, 2013, Mark Sanchez was placed on injured reserve with a designation to return.

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82. Mark Sanchez suffered a shoulder injury on August 24, 2013 in the Jets' third game of the preseason against the New York Giants after being tackled by nose tackle Marvin Austin.

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83. Mark Sanchez started the Jets' final game against the Buffalo Bills after McElroy revealed he had been experiencing concussion symptoms in the days preceding.

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84. Mark Sanchez returned to complete 12 his 19 passes for 111 yards against the Jacksonville Jaguars, fumbling once that led to a Jaguar field goal.

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85. Prior to being benched by Rex Ryan, Mark Sanchez threw three interceptions.

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86. Mark Sanchez started the next week, but was benched in the third quarter of the Jets' contest against the Arizona Cardinals on December 2, 2012 in favor of third string back-up Greg McElroy.

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87. With the win, Mark Sanchez tied Len Dawson, Roger Staubach, Jake Delhomme, and Joe Flacco for the second most post-season road victories by a quarterback in NFL history.

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88. Mark Sanchez finished the season with 3,291 yards, 17 touchdowns, and 13 interceptions.

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89. Mark Sanchez recorded his first career 300-yard passing game in a win over the Detroit Lions on November 7, 2010.

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90. Mark Sanchez became only the second rookie quarterback to win two consecutive playoff games, behind Joe Flacco.

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91. Mark Sanchez became the fourth rookie quarterback in NFL history to win his first postseason contest, and the second to do so on the road.

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92. Mark Sanchez completed his rookie season with 2,444 yards, 12 touchdowns, and 20 interceptions.

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93. Mark Sanchez started his first regular season NFL game against the Houston Texans on September 13, 2009, throwing his first touchdown pass, a 30-yard reception, to wide receiver Chansi Stuckey.

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94. Mark Sanchez reached an agreement with the team on June 10, 2009, signing a five-year, $50 million contract, with $28 million guaranteed.

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95. Mark Sanchez received an invitation to the 2009 Scouting Combine, where his performance was well received.

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96. Mark Sanchez became the first USC quarterback to leave school early for the NFL since Todd Marinovich did so after the 1990 season.

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97. On January 15, Mark Sanchez announced his plans to forgo his final year of college eligibility and enter the 2009 NFL Draft, although he continued as a USC student and completed work on his degree in the spring of 2009 while preparing for the draft.

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98. Mark Sanchez won the 2009 Rose Bowl Most Valuable Player award for his performance on offense; his 413 passing yards ranked second in the history of the Rose Bowl and fourth in Trojan history.

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99. In the opener at Virginia, Mark Sanchez threw for a career-best 338 yards, completing 26 of his 35 passes for three touchdowns and one interception.

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100. In July 2004, Mark Sanchez announced his commitment to the University of Southern California.

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101. Prior to his junior year of high school, Mark Sanchez transferred to Mission Viejo, where Johnson, who was recognized as a "quarterback guru", having trained professionals like Carson Palmer, was head coach.

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