Originally written on Gridiron Grit  |  Last updated 3/29/13
The New York Jets have a ton of team needs heading into the 2013 NFL Draft.  Let’s examine—in no particular order—which positions Gang Green needs to address and when during the upcoming three-day festivities next month. Photo Credit: NewYorkJets.com 1. Quarterback Mark Sanchez, Greg McElroy, Tim Tebow and David Garrard have each had some level of success in the NFL, but none of them are anywhere close to being franchise quarterbacks at the moment.  So what are the Jets’ best options? Since Sanchez’s ridiculous contract won’t allow the team to part ways with the former 2009 first-round selection (No. 5 overall out of USC), Gang Green will just have to hope that one of the QBs on the roster this fall emerges as a starting-caliber NFL signal-caller. There’s a very good chance that will end up being a rookie found in the first three rounds this April.  The Jets’ brass reportedly came away very impressed with Geno Smith after spending time with him in mid-March, though the team would pres
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