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  • Ryan Fitzpatrick wants to play. For the Jets. So what's the issue?

    Shalise Manza Young at Shutdown Corner23 hrs ago

    The New York Jets currently have three quarterbacks on their roster, but not a single one started an NFL game in the 2015 season.

    The quarterback who started all 16 of the team's games last season? He's a free agent. And the Jets say they want him back.

    And that quarterback, Ryan Fitzpatrick, says he wants back in too.

    So what's the problem?

    Fitzpatrick was at former teammate Willie Colon's charity golf tournament on Monday, and told Sirius XM NFL radio that contrary to an ESPN report last month that he'd rather retire than take the Jets' offer, he intends to play in 2016. And he wants to play for New York.

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