Found September 19, 2013 on Jets Insider.com:
Florham Park, NJ – Bills rookie quarterback EJ Manuel could've been a New York Jet.In fact, he expected to be."Definitely,' Manuel said, when asked if he thought the Jets might draft him."I did think they were one of the teams that were very interested in me. I guess they just wanted to wait and go with a quarterback with their second round pick instead of their first two.'That's exactly what happened, as the Jets passed on Manuel with the ninth and 13th overall selections, allowing the Bills to nab him with the 16th pick. The Jets and new general manager...
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