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Jets confident secondary upgrades will boost porous run defense

The upgrades to the Jets’ passing defense are obvious. They signed cornerback DJ Reed and safety Jordan Whitehead in free agency, drafted corner Sauce Gardner No. 4 overall, selected pass rusher Jermaine Johnson later in the first round and will get Carl Lawson back on the edge. The defense should be much improved against the …

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Jets want to use deep running back depth to wear down defenses

As the sun peeked out from the clouds and the temperature neared 90 degrees Friday, Jets head coach Robert Saleh allowed himself a minute to think about his team playing meaningful games in the cold. Those thoughts turned to using running backs Breece Hall, Michael Carter and Tevin Coleman — and maybe some others — …

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Robert Saleh spicing up the Jets’ meetings with basketball contests

One of the fiercest competitions at Jets training camp this week did not happen on a football field. It came in the team auditorium on Tuesday, near the end of the team meeting, and it involved a basketball, not a football. Rookies Max Mitchell and Micheal Clemons squared off in a free-throw shooting contest with …

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