Breaking Down The New York Jets Linebackers


Published: March 30, 2009


... will attempt to fill with their six draft choices. In preparation for the draft, I am going to go through each of the positions on the roster and examine what they currently have, who they could add through free agency, and who they could potentially draft.

Today, I will look at their linebackers.

1. David Harris—Harris had a monster rookie season two years ago, but missed some time last year with injuries. Regardless, he was still very effective when he was on the field, and should be a integral part of the Jets defense for years to come. Rex Ryan has already stated that he is very impressed with Harris and expects big things from him this year.

2. Bart Scott—The Jets' biggest offseason acquisition, Scott is expected to be the emotional leader of the defense and provide a highly productive tandem with David Harris at the inside linebacker position. He followed Ryan over from Baltimore and should help teach the other linebackers the defense.


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