"You can't tolerate that," the first-year head coach said, according to NFL.com. "When you have a team and a bunch of side issues you can't tolerate that. It's something that happened in the locker room and we're dealing with it internally and that's what we'll do.
"I'll let them tell you. It's something very childish that sixth-graders could have talked about ... If they want to tell you what happened they'll tell you what happened. I told them I wouldn't say anything."
Smith will miss the all of the
In two seasons, Smith has completed less than 57.5% of his passes for 25 touchdowns. He's also had 34 passes intercepted.
Fitzpatrick, a journeyman whose career has seen stops with the
He's completed 60.2% of his passes over the course of his career.
Smith started 13 games for the Jets, losing three of his starts to veteran
Marshall had seven straight seasons with 1,000 receiving yards or more before injury limited him to 13 games last season and 721 yards.
New York will also be without defensive end
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