Derrick Mason has denied reports that he was benched in favor of a rookie during the Jets game…
Derrick Mason reportedly benched
Now, ESPN New York is reporting that Mason was benched for rookie Jeremy Kerley during the Jets' loss to the New England Patriots.
"I'm not part of it," Mason told reporters. "I come here and do what they ask me to do and play good football. I've always said the play-caller makes the play-calls and the players have got to make them work. If we make them work then they're great play callers. If we don't make them work then everyone wants to jump on the OC."
Mason hasn't fit in with his new team so far this year, and Kerley caught a touchdown for the 2-3 Jets.
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