Originally written on The Football Fan Spot  |  Last updated 11/14/14

MIAMI GARDENS, FL - FEBRUARY 02: Jabari Greer #32 of the New Orleans Saints speaks to members of the media during Super Bowl XLIV Media Day at Sun Life Stadium on February 2, 2010 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)
Jabari Greer has been a pretty middle of the run cornerback over the past 2 seasons, but he was actually one of the best cornerbacks in the league in 2009, the last time the Saints had a respectable pass rush in front of him. In 2009, he ranked 9th on ProFootballFocus. He’s not much of a ballhawk, but he’s a solid cover cornerback and the best the Saints have. He only had one year left on his deal and a 23 million dollar extension over 3 years, taking him through his age 33 season in 2015, is pretty reasonable. I’m also betting this extension lowered his cap number in 2012, important for a Saints team backed up against the cap.Grade: B 
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