Originally posted on The Football Fan Spot  |  Last updated 6/1/13
The great thing about the NFL is that there are so many positions that every year, there is almost always at least one player who has a breakout year on every team, no matter how good or bad the team is. This is one part in a 32 part segment detailing one potential breakout player (rookies don’t count) for the 2013 NFL season on each NFL team. For the New York Jets, that player is running back Chris Ivory. When Mike Tannenbaum was fired this off-season and John Idzik was hired as the new GM of the New York Jets, he had a tough job ahead of him. The Jets had 8 starters set to hit free agency and no cap space to re-sign them or to sign replacements. They had to cut 3 more starters just to get under the cap (Calvin Pace was eventually re-signed) and Darrelle Revis was in a situation where he needed to be traded. And this was on top of having one of the worst quarterback situations in the league and coming off a 6-10 season. The Jets had two 1st round picks after the Revis trade and roo...
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