Jets' Scott has goal: best defense ever

Updated: May 27, 2010, 7:30 PM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPNNewYork.com

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- The New York Jets owned the NFL's best defense last season. You can look it up in the stats. What could they possibly do for an encore? After all, what's better than the best?

Bart Scott has something in mind -- something big.

"You try to be the No. 1 defense -- ever," the loquacious linebacker said Thursday without flinching. "Why not?"

In an offseason of splashy personnel moves and bold predictions, Scott's lofty goal ranks up there ...

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