Article Photos: Jets extend QB Sanchez's contract by 3 years 2/2

  FILE - In this Dec. 24, 2011, file photo, New York Jets' Mark Sanchez throws the ball during the first quarter of an NFL football game against the New York Giants in East Rutherford, N.J. The Jets have extended quarterback Sanchez's contract and dropped out of pursuing free agent Peyton Manning. The team announced the extension for Sanchez in a conference call Friday night, March 9, 2012, and general manager Mike Tannenbaum says the Jets "looked at" going after Manning before deciding to stick with Sanchez. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun, File)