The New York Jets continued their run on defensive players in the first round by selecting Ohio State linebacker Darron Lee with the 20th overall pick. Our initial scouting report on Lee is right here. This was a fairly common mocked pick to the Jets considering Lee’s skill set and how it would in Todd Bowles’ defense. We know the Jets wanted speed and versatility, particularly at linebacker. Lee addresses that while providing strong value at the 20th overall spot.
Stay with us throughout the first round of the NFL Draft for live coverage and reaction right here. We will have a separate break out article for the New York Jets selection after posting our initial thoughts in this thread. You can find the rest of our 2016 draft coverage by clicking the link and make sure to follow along on Twitter…
The results of the TOJ Staff live Twitter mock for the 2016 NFL Draft…
The final Turn On The Jets Big Board for the 2016 NFL Draft
Joe Caporoso with a 7 round mock for the New York Jets in the 2016 NFL Draft
David Aitken with his final power rankings for the New York Jets options with the 20th overall pick
Joe Caporoso with 12 thoughts on the New York Jets heading into the 2016 NFL Draft