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Jets Mock Drafts: A Look at No. 6

Posted Feb 14, 2017

After Taking a Buckeye in the First Round of the 2016 NFL Draft, Some Pundits Believe the Jets Could Look to C-Bus Again


February 14
CBS Sports
Dane Brugler, Senior NFL Draft Analyst, NFLDraftScout and CBS Sports
Marshon Lattimore, CB, Ohio State: “The Jets have no choice but to address the secondary this offseason with question marks at both cornerback and safety. Lattimore is a very gifted athlete for his size with sticky coverage skills.”



February 13
NFLDraftScout.com
Rob Rang, Senior NFL Draft Analyst, NFLDraftScout.com
Deshaun Watson, QB, Clemson: “Watson is a polarizing player in the scouting community, dazzling with his dual-threat ability but throwing 28 interceptions over the past two seasons, most in the FBS. His undeniably impressive track record of playing his best under the bright lights could be more valued on Broadway than elsewhere.”



February 13
Sporting News
Eric Galko, Sporting News Contributor
Marshon Lattimore, CB, Ohio State: “Lattimore has plenty of NFL fans and might be the first cornerback off the board.”




February 12
Bleacher Report
Chris Roling, Featured Columnist, Bleacher Report
Marshon Lattimore, CB, Ohio State



February 11
NFL.com
Charley Casserly, NFL Media Analyst
Reuben Foster, LB, Alabama: “Foster reminds me of Luke Kuechly. Tough to pass up for Jets.”

 


February 10
Bleacher Report
Matt Miller, Bleacher Report NFL Draft Lead Writer
Jamal Adams, S, LSU



February 10
Yahoo
Eric Edholm, NFL Writer, Yahoo Sports
Leonard Fournette, RB, LSU: “Fournette is a top-10 talent with rare size and speed.”



February 8
ESPN
Todd McShay, ESPN Draft and College Football Analyst
Marshon Lattimore, CB, Ohio State: Lattimore has elite cover skills and good length/size (6-0, 192). He has only one year of starting experience, but he showed good ball production, recording four interceptions and nine pass breakups.”



February 8
NFL.com
Daniel Jeremiah, NFL Media Analyst
Leonard Fournette, RB, LSU: “I know the Jets have other needs, but Fournette would be a very tempting option to consider.”




February 6
USA Today
Luke Easterling, USA Today/Managing Editor, Draft Wire
DeShone Kizer, QB, Notre Dame



January 30
Sports Illustrated
Chris Burke, SI.com Lead Draft Expert
Mitch Trubisky, QB, North Carolina: “Watson, Trubisky, DeShone Kizer or Patrick Mahomes all come with their question marks. Trubisky, though, also has the physical traits to develop into a gem.”



January 30
NFL.com
Lance Zierlein, NFL Media Draft Analyst
Taco Charlton, DE/OLB, Michigan: “Charlton is long and athletic and the perfect combination player as an edge rusher. He can stand up on early downs and put a hand in the ground when the Jets go to their sub-package."



January 19
ESPN
Mel Kiper, ESPN Draft Guru
Marshon Lattimore, CB, Ohio State: “Lattimore is another first-year starter who jumped to the top of my cornerback rankings with a stellar season. A hamstring injury limited his time on the field in Columbus in 2014 and 2015. Speed, size (6-foot-1, 190) — he has all the traits to be a star.”


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