Braylon Edwards is now on the market after being cut by the New York Jets, but he’s likely going to garner significant interest from a number of teams around the league. Although he’s a chronic under-achiever in the NFL, he’s still good enough to improve many rosters around the league, and frankly, his services probably won’t be very expensive.
When the Jets brought Edwards back this summer, he seemed like a logical fit. He’d been with the team before, and he should have been miles ahead of the Jets’ younger receivers. That last point proved to be inaccurate, and when younger players are nearly as good as or better than older ones, it’s easy to guess which player gets cut from the roster.
Still, opportunities should be available for Edwards, who is now 30 years old. The New England Patriots are always looking to bring in players they think they can work with (see Tim Tebow), and Edwards would almost certainly improve the Patriots’ no-name receiving unit.
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