Florham Park, N.J.- In two years in Buffalo the first-round draft pick, Aaron Maybin, failed to record a sack. Through only eight games as a Jet, Maybin has already caused enough mayhem to earn him five sacks to go along with three forced fumbles. Whatever the reason for the change in production, Rex Ryan will happily take it.
Going back to the scouting reports on Maybin coming out of college, everyone agreed the kid had exceptional speed and length to cause all types of problems as a speed pass rusher in the NFL. Everyone also agreed that his lack of strength and bulk could make it easy for Maybin to get lost in the shuffle at the next level. For two years in Buffalo it seemed the negatives far outweighed the positives as he struggled to the point that the Bills just decided to wash their hands of him. (more…)