Found November 11, 2011 on The Jets Blog:
Welcome to Ask TJB Presented by Verizon!  Verizon loves football as much as you do, and wants to make sure you’re getting your fix! So, once a week we’ll take your questions and do our best to provide our best insight, all thanks to Verizon!  For more information about how Verizon and the NFL go together like a NYC bagel and schmear, check out their NFL landing page! Boozer up the Middle: What do people think about using Maybin to cover TEs? He seems to have the speed, size and motor. I put forth the idea so the opposition doesn’t always know what Maybin’s going to do when he’s on the field, especially since he seems to small to be a stout run defender. Thoughts? Eek.  You can look at his scouting report coming out of college for more details, but I’d say it’s an area that the Jets would be wary of using him in at the present.  Over time I think the coaching and conditioning staff can work with him to get better in coverage, but I think it’s a gamble the Jets wouldn’t want to ...
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