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Jets' Rookie Watch: Geno Smith

QB Geno Smith

With the No. 39 overall selection in April's draft, the Jets took a chance on their quarterback of the future by rolling the dice on West Virginia standout Geno Smith. Find out whether the front office's gamble will pay off during Smith's first season in the Big Apple.

The Pick: Geno Smith, Quarterback, West Virginia University The Player: Smith had an explosive start to his senior year in Morgantown, and ended the year as one of the top quarterbacks in all of college football. He threw for 4,205 yards with 42 touchdowns and six interceptions. Smith has a strong arm and can hit small windows, so his placement is above average. He helped lead West Virginia to a... Recommended Stories