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    Lets see what they Paid!
     
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    I know Jets fans will spin this re-signing as being huge, but people kinda have short memories. Cause Cro was not exactly playing consistently well last season and drew a fair amount of criticism over it. I'd put Shaun Ellis in the same boat.

    But one playoff win over the Patriots totally erases that....

    :rolleyes:
     
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    #Jets Antonio Cromartie agreed to a four-year deal for $32 million, per source. #nyj
     
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    Wow. That's not exactly cheap.
     
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    No problem. He has the stride to stick with Moss and Tate, but not the feet to stick with Branch or Ochocinco. Revis can't cover them both.
     
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    The Patriots don't have a receiver named Moss. . . .
     
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    They are already spinning it. One day they hate their GM..the next the praise him for this deal and the off season..i will never get those idiots
     
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    Someone clearly needs to pay up to the salary floor. If not WOW!
     
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    Still see a pretty weak D-LINE
     
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    The Jets have now fixed the Nnamdi "damage", by getting Burress and Cromartie. I wonder if they'll decide to go after a RT of note, or keep it on the lower end.
     
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    Referring to Cromartie's success against both Moss and Tate last year, as well as his struggle with Branch.
     
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    They just paid out 8m per year for Cromartie and 3m per year for Buress. How much cap room can they have left??
     
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    deff over paid
     
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    Yeah, Cromartie is getting $2.5M per year more than Bodden, $8M to $5.5M. I think the Pats win that one.
     
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    Man, what a disaster this has been for the Jets. They have lost a bunch of players and now they are starting to piece back together their team again. Not many teams busting the door down for Cromartie and they end up paying him 8 million a year to keep him. I thought everyone wanted to be a Jet. Looks like they only want to if the price is right (inflated).

    So really, the only person they have added to help is a receive who is just out of jail and hasn't played in 2 years while losing several others. I will really start laughing if good ol Rex starts in with the continued SB predictions. I don't think I would be shouting out those predictions any longer if I was him.
     
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    Yeah, because that's really different from this forum. One day the first five threads are about the Jets filled with people hanging on a ledge to the day after where everyone is on cloud nine because we signed AH & Ocho.
     
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    $8M per year for Cromartie? Huge overpay, he's worth a few mil less than that, but now he has like $500K per kid, so he shouldn't have trouble feeding them all.
     
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    Jets fans are acting like he is a elite CB,He can only cover the deep threat,Other then that maybe a few Kick returns.AH and Ocho bring more then one thing to the team
     
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    OUCH!!!

    Why? They must have seen something that every else missed! :D
     
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