Jets should think safety first

Gang Green set at corner, but a free safety could help contain Brandon Marshall

Updated: April 14, 2010, 6:25 PM ET
By Jane McManus | ESPNNewYork.com

The news that wide receiver Brandon Marshall will be playing for Miami this season has prognosticators ranking the four AFC East teams after a flurry of offseason moves.

The New York Jets may still come out on top. But the fact they must face Marshall twice a year could change the way the Jets are looking at their first-round pick, No. 29 overall, when the NFL draft gets under way on April 22.

Jets general manager Mike Tannenbaum usually says he likes to go for the best ...

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