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Analyzing how Jermaine Johnson fits on the NY Jets defense

In the 2022 NFL Draft, the NY Jets selected Jermaine Johnson after trading back up to the 26th overall pick in the first round. Jets fans were thrilled about this, as the team was able to trade up with the Titans to pick the talented Florida State pass rusher. So...
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What is Jets’ rookie EDGE Jermaine Johnson bringing to the defense?

The New York Jets wrapped up the first round of the 2022 NFL draft with Jermaine Johnson, which was thrilling for Jets fans. It was surprising he was still available when Joe Douglas made the move up to the 26th overall selection to secure him. Ultimately, the draft fall may have been worth the wait for Johnson. He is in a defensive scheme that suits his skill set perfectly. To line up out wide as a 9-technique and be able to attack right upfield with his speed is the ideal situation for Johnson to land in.
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Jets sign 1st-rounder Jermaine Johnson to rookie deal

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Jets signed defensive end Jermaine Johnson, the No. 26 overall pick in the NFL draft, to a fully guaranteed four-year, $13.1 million rookie deal Monday. Johnson joins cornerback Ahmad “Sauce” Gardner, selected fourth overall, as Jets first-round picks under contract.
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Jets Sign First-Round Pick Jermaine Johnson

The Jets have signed pass rusher Jermaine Johnson out of Florida State, the team's third of three first-round picks (No. 26 overall) of the NFL Draft. Johnson (6-4, 254) played at three schools in five seasons, wrapping up at Florida State in 2021. He started at Independence Community College for two seasons before transferring to Georgia for a pair and Florida State for one. He was named the ACC Defensive Player of the Year in 2021, leading the conference with 12 sacks and 18.5 tackles for loss to go with 2 forced fumbles and 2 pass defenses.
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Jets Sign Jermaine Johnson

The Jets have signed first-round draft pick Jermain Johnson, per several sources. Johnson, who the Jets traded back into the first round to select, will reportedly receive a four-year fully guaranteed 13.08 million dollar contract. The Jets will have a club option for a fifth year should they choose to exercise it.
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