The Jets have a laundry list of needs to address this offseason. Some of those needs are best served being addressed in free agency, while others should wait until the 2021 NFL draft.
Like every free agent class, this year’s group has its strengths and weaknesses. Some positions are loaded with talent from top to bottom, while others are paper-thin and littered with undesirable options. It’s on Joe Douglas to distinguish which positions are worth targeting in free agency based on the talent available and which ones should be addressed in the draft as he works to build New York’s roster back up to contender level.
With that in mind, let’s take a look at the four Jets’ positions of need with the strongest free agent classes.