And after signing former San Diego Chargers' Antwan Barnes and bringing back Pace, well, OLB is still a draft priority.
The Jets re-signed Pace to a one-year deal, as first reported by ESPN's Adam Schefter. Pace could still start in 2013, but he's now at stopgap status. (photo: Daniel Speiss, Flickr)
New York needs an up-and-comer to be its long term solution on at least one of the two outside spots alongside second-year inside 'backer Demario Davis and now-veteran David Harris, both of whom are entrenched as the starters.
Barnes is under contract for three years but obviously isn't a franchise player and will be best used primarily in pass-rushing situations.
Georgia's Jarvis Jones and LSU's Barkevious Mingo are two names that have been thrown around in mock drafts for the Jets.
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