Clemens playing waiting game

Jets quarterback keeping seat warm for starter Sanchez this spring

Updated: May 11, 2010, 11:20 AM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPNNewYork.com

When the Jets take the field next Monday for their first offseason practice, the quarterback leading the new-look offense will be Kellen Clemens. It's part of his "hybrid role," as he calls it: Lead the team for the next 30 to 40 days, hand it back to Mark Sanchez and return to being the dutiful backup.

For how long, who knows?

Clemens has seen some strange, eventful twists in his four-plus seasons with the Jets -- remember Brett Favre's unexpected arrival? -- and, once again, he finds ...

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