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The New York Jets Select Calvin Pryor with the 18th Pick of the 2014 NFL Draft


Feb 25, 2014; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Louisville Cardinals defensive back

Calvin Pryor

participates in pass catching drills during the 2014 NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports

The time has come Jets’ fans. The wait is over. Weeks of analyzing, planning and overanalyzing and overplanning have come to fruition in war rooms all over the land starting tonight. With Round one of the 2014 NFL draft over halfway in the book, the Jets have their opening pick of the season.

Who is the pick? Here he is…


Here are his stats from Louisville:

Defense & Fumbles

Pryor definitely has the ability to attack the ball carrier, even if he doesn’t make a lot of plays on the ball. He is a hammer, as one person sitting near me at the draft put it. The Jets needed to put some fear in that back line again, and Pryor may have done a lot to instill just that needed fear.