New York Jets defeat Tennessee Titans, 24-17

Mark Sanchez had already won over the Jets' locker room by the time he neared the goal line on their first possession against the Titans, on a day when he became the first rookie quarterback in NFL history to open the season 3-0.

Even before he beat the Patriots last week, his teammates were calling him The San-chize. But when Sanchez lowered his head instead of sliding and ran through Titans safety Michael Griffin at the 2-yard line and spun into the end zone, reaching...

Mark Sanchez got a bit of a talking-to Monday. Rex Ryan said the Jets' rookie quarterback heard from the coaches, the trainers and even his teammates about his swashbuckling touchdown run in Sunday's 24-17 win over the Titans.

"He does need to realize that he's got to take care of his body through the long haul and he's got to take care of the football as well," Ryan said. "Those are things he's going to have to learn."

As he scrambled in for a 14-yard score, Sanchez...