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Wilkerson's contract status ideal for Jets

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New York Jets defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson reportedly had the fifth year option of his contract exercised on Friday. That spells great news for both Gang Green and the fifth year defensive end, writes The Jets Beat's Nick St. Denis.

Muhammad Wilkerson has established himself as one of the NFL's elite defensive linemen the past three years, and the New York Jets should have him around for, at minimum, three more. The NY Daily News reported Friday that...

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