Mark Sanchez's 2013 season has ended without the Jets quarterback seeing the field during the regular season according to an NFL Network report.

Sanchez has elected to have surgery on his right shoulder to fix a torn labrum. Sanchez had initially tried to rehabilitate the arm in the hope of healing the injury and avoiding a surgical procedure that will cost him four to six months of recovery time. That is why the Jets placed him on injured reserve earlier this month with a designation to return later in the season.

Instead according to the report Sanchez has opted to have surgery