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Rookie quarterback Geno Smith was thrown into a tough spot, to say the least. After overcoming an incumbent quarterback, an internal soap opera and an inconsistent cast of offensive talent, the Jets quarterback has made some impressive strides this year. Soon, he’ll find out if he’s starting over with a new staff. “He’s come a million miles,” Jets coach Rex Ryan said of Smith, via Rich Cimini of ESPNNewYork.com. “The young man never flinched.”