Is the Mark Sanchez era over in New York? The Jets quarterback threw four interceptions in a 14-10 loss to Tennessee that eliminated New York from playoff contention. With a fanbase whose patience is wearing thin, it may be time for the Jets to bench Sanchez and look ahead to 2013. (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
VIDEO: Watch highlights of Monday’s Jets-Titans gameGALLERY: Rare Photos of Mark Sanchez

Is the Mark Sanchez era over in New York? The Jets quarterback threw four interceptions in a 14-10 loss to Tennessee that eliminated New York from playoff contention. With a fanbase whose patience is wearing thin, it may be time for the Jets to bench Sanchez and look ahead to 2013. (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

VIDEO: Watch highlights of Monday’s Jets-Titans game
GALLERY: Rare Photos of Mark Sanchez

Mark Sanchez poses for a 2004 portrait at Mission Viejo High School in Mission Viejo, Calif. Sanchez would go onto USC and the New York Jets, where he is slated to begin the season as the No. 1 quarterback, despite the presence of newly acquired backup Tim Tebow. SI’s Andy Staples has a look at how the top prospects for the 2012 NFL Draft were ranked as high school recruits. (Danny Moloshok/Icon SMI)  
STAPLES: How top 2012 draft prospects ranked as high school recruitsGALLERY: Rare Photos of Mark Sanchez

Mark Sanchez poses for a 2004 portrait at Mission Viejo High School in Mission Viejo, Calif. Sanchez would go onto USC and the New York Jets, where he is slated to begin the season as the No. 1 quarterback, despite the presence of newly acquired backup Tim Tebow. SI’s Andy Staples has a look at how the top prospects for the 2012 NFL Draft were ranked as high school recruits. (Danny Moloshok/Icon SMI)  

STAPLES: How top 2012 draft prospects ranked as high school recruits
GALLERY: Rare Photos of Mark Sanchez