With the Jets now looking towards 2012, so are we. As we think about the needs the Jets have to fill before getting to training camp, we wanted to hear your thoughts on the most critical positions that the team needs to address with potential starters this offseason. Of course this list will fluctuate as the team cuts, extends or signs players, so we’ll try and update it regularly. For now, here’s the first shot.
1 Safety — Not one, but two spots, thus the high ranking. The Jets need safeties who have the size and can cover, but who also can play up in the box.
2 Offensive Line — Wayne Hunter is an issue, and after Tony Sparano looks at the tape, he’s going to know the team can’t keep him as a Tackle. Vlad Ducasse will be considered a lost cause if he can’t make a push this offseason, and Slauson could be upgraded if the right player comes along, while Moore is reaching the end of his career.
3 Wide Receiver — The Jets seem to be stuck with making it work with Santonio Holmes ...