Geno Smith expects to beat out Vick for Jets’ QB job

Last year, Geno Smith won the Jets’ starting quarterback job — albeit by default. He’s confident he can do it again. On Monday, the first day of the Jets’ offseason program, Smith told reporters he expects to beat out veteran newcomer Michael Vick and open the season under center. “[It’s] my belief in myself, knowing…

Michael Vick reportedly won’t wear No. 7 with Jets

On Friday morning, TMZ ignited NumberGate with a report stating Michael Vick would want to wear Geno Smith’s No. 7 if he signed with the Jets. Upon putting pen to paper with Gang Green, however, the veteran quarterback ensured the controversy was short-lived. During a media conference call following his one-year, $5 million agreement with…

Rex Ryan won’t commit to Geno Smith as starting QB

Geno Smith may have run out of leash. After another dismal performance in Sunday’s 19-3 loss to the Ravens, Jets coach Rex Ryan wouldn’t commit to the rookie quarterback as the Week 13 starter. Rex Ryan non-committal on whether Geno Smith will start next week. Says he needs to watch tape. #nyj — Rich Cimini…

Scout on Geno Smith: ‘We’re not looking at a superstar’

By all accounts, Geno Smith has epitomized a typical NFL rookie quarterback. His highs have been impressively high, his lows have been embarrassingly low, and we’ve seen just about everything else in between. Fans have said Smith is ascending. Critics have jumped off the bandwagon. Joe Bommarito has taken the Denny Green approach — he…