This is why they play the games. The New York Jets, who could not sniff the endzone during the preseason, ran up the score on the division rival Buffalo Bills to the tune of 48-28 on Sunday (9/9). It wasn’t even that close.

Embattled quarterback Mark Sanchez (above) threw for 3 touchdown passes in the rout. Tim Tebow, many believe brought in to challenge Sanchez for the strting job, was an afterthought in this one as the team shot out to a 41-7 advantage.

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The Jets were the talk of the offseason when they signed former Denver Broncos QB Tim Tebow as a backup to Sanchez after a disappointing 8-8 season. They effectively wiped the Super Bowl champion Giants off the back pages. The drama continued during the aforementioned preseason. As the offense struggled the bets on when Tebow would start during the season were coming fast and furious. Sanchez killed the noise at least for one week.

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