Four Years After Disaster, Jets to Likely to Choose A Pass Rusher Again

Aug. 21, 2010; Charlotte, NC, USA; New York Jets defensive end Vernon Gholston (50) leaves the field after the game against the Carolina Panthers at Bank of America Stadium. Final score, Jets 9 and the Panthers 3. Mandatory Credit: Sam Sharpe-US PRESSWIRE

The Jets are projected to take a pass rusher on the first round for the first time since 2008. Remember that one? It was the guy to the right, Vernon Gholston. Take a look at Rich Cimini’s post about the draft:


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Not a lot to say on this, Rich is absolutely right. The defense is missing, therefore Rex is seeking his Terrell Suggs. The Jets defense would be very tough with a guy like that. Will it be Ingram, or a lower tier guy? It’s almost the day to find out.

Topics: Alan Schechter, Courtney Upshaw, Edge Pass Rusher, Melvin Ingram, NY Jets, Ny Jets Draft, Quinton Coples, Rich Cimini, Vernon Gholston

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