Originally Posted by crasherino
Holmes was a UFA in 2011, not a RFA. The reason the jets overpaid for him was that they had to compete with the rest if the market.
and he won at least 2 (Texans, Browns) on last minute catch and run for TD "rock star" plays
but the Homes signing is a potential downturn milestone:
If the Jet's don't get into bidding war, they probably get a comp pick, keep Bray, Cotch and 20Million