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Jets Trade for 3rd Pick

Mike Maccagnan

The New York Jets have announced that they have traded up to acquire the 3rd overall pick in the upcoming NFL draft.

We’ve acquired the No. 3 overall pick from the for our No. 6 overall pick, 37th overall pick, 49th overall pick and our 2019 2nd round pick.

They are swapping first round picks (# 3 and # 6) and are giving the Colts both 2nd round picks this year, plus a 2nd rounder next year. There has been no shortage of QB talk in regards to this draft and the Jets clearly want a seat at that table.

The Jets won’t be able to control who goes first and second. Michael Lombardi sums up the Jets thinking. Sounds like they feel there are multiple right answers and they don’t want to miss out.

Stop by our forums and read more about the Jets trade for the 3rd pick in the draft. The Giants have the 2nd overall pick and the Jets now have the 3rd. Draft night will be fun in New York.

This Article Was Written By Phil Sullivan

Phil Sullivan

I started JetNation in 2005 and have been a New York Jets season ticket holder since graduating from high school. My dream is to see the New York Jets win the Super Bowl. Until then, I will be right here on JetNation writing, dreaming and talking NY Jets football.


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