Originally Posted by rextilleon
Jets coaches have a tendency to "want" guy from a team they formerly coached. Its another problem with this organization.
But you are wrong in this case..As I stated Gates was a predraft vistor to the Jets, which usually means they like him..Notice their first three selections were Wilk, Ellis and Powell....
With less than two weeks before the NFL draft, the Jets have brought 25 prospects for visits to their Florham Park facility, according to team announcements. Of the two dozen, 16 are defensive players, an indication this could be a defensive-minded draft -- which, of course, would shock no one.
More visitors could be on the way. Each team is allowed 30 non-local visits.
: DT Corey Liuget (Illinois)
also visited, sources said. His name wasn't on the list released by the Jets.
Here's a breakdown by position (potential first rounders are linked):
: Bilal Powell (Louisville)
: Randall Cobb (Kentucky), Edmond Gates (Abilene Christian)
, Denarius Moore (Tennessee),
: Martell Webb (Michigan),
: Gabe Carimi (Wisconsin),
Ray Dominguez (Arkansas), Jah Reid (Central Florida),
: Brandon Fusco (Slippery Rock)
: Phil Taylor (Baylor), Kendrick Ellis (Hampton)
, Sione Fua (Stanford)
: Muhammad Wilkerson (Temple).
: Ryan Kerrigan (Purdue), Akeem Ayers (UCLA), Justin Houston (Georgia),
Sam Acho (Texas), Dontay Moch (Nevada)
: Martez Wilson (Illinois), Elijah "Peanut" Joseph (Temple), Jeff Tarpinian (Iowa)
: Jaiquawn Jarrett (Temple),
: Jimmy Smith (Colorado),
Chykie Brown (Texas), Josh Thomas (Buffalo),