Skip To Content
    Posted on Aug 9, 2013

    11 Reasons Matt Harvey Should Be The Jets Quarterback

    Honestly, this should be a no-brainer.

    1. At 6'4" and 225 lbs, he's the ideal size for a pro-style NFL quarterback.

    Mike Ehrmann / Getty

    2. Arm strength? Yeah, he's got that in spades.

    3. Inspiring halftime speeches that make you want to punch a stranger? Check.

    Jonathan Daniel / Getty

    NewsdayMatt Harvey expects success and a big role in rotation

    4. Limitless confidence? Check.

    ESPN The Magazine

    5. He's already tougher than 90% of current NFL quarterbacks.

    6. He thrives under the bright lights of New York City.

    Photograph by Peter Yang for mensjournal.com

    7. He doesn't put up with bullshit.

    Elsa / Getty

    YahooFuture is now for Mets thanks to imposing duo of Matt Harvey, Zack Wheeler

    8. He always strives to be the best.

    Chris Trotman / Getty

    New York PostSerby's Sunday Q & A with... Matt Harvey

    9. But he always puts the team and winning ahead of everything else.

    Steve Mitchell / Getty

    New York PostSerby's Sunday Q & A with... Matt Harvey

    10. He can balance his career and social life in New York — unlike some other people.

    James Devaney / Getty

    11. And lets face it — he's a hell of a lot better than this guy...

    Nick Laham / Getty

    I mean, anyone would be better than Mark Sanchez.