If I were John Idzik: Will's Offseason Plan

It is every football fan's dream to be the general manager. In this fanpost, I take the role of John Idzik and go about the offseason in a realistic but optimistic fashion. Without further ado, let's get to work!

Cap Moves

Mark Sanchez, QB -- Cut

Santonio Holmes, WR -- Cut

Antonio Cromartie, CB -- Restructured from $14.98 million in 2014 to $9.8 million


Garrett McIntyre, OLB -- 1 year, 750k

Willie Colon, OG -- 2 years, 2.6 million

Nick Folk, K -- 2 years, 3 million

Vlad Ducasse, OG -- 1 year, 850k

Austin Howard, OT -- 4 years, 15.5 million

Jeff Cumberland, TE -- 1 year, 950k

Darrin Walls, CB -- 1 year, 750k

Cap Situation: This leaves the Jets with $35.41 million leftover for Free Agency and the NFL Draft.

Free Agency:

Mike Vick, QB -- 1 year, 2.5 million

Darren McFadden, RB -- 1 year, 2 million

Kenny Britt, WR -- 2 years, 3 million

Brandon Pettigrew, TE -- 3 years, 8 million

Brandon Browner, CB -- 4 years, 20 million

TJ Ward, S -- 4 years, 27 million

NFL Draft:

Round 1 (18): Marqise Lee, WR, Southern California

Round 1 (24): TRADE! Jace Amaro, TE, Texas Tech

Round 2 (17): Traded to Cincinnati Bengals

Round 3 (5): Traded to Cincinnati Bengals

Round 3 (16): Tre Boston, FS, North Carolina

Round 4 (15): Aaron Murray, QB, Georgia

Round 5 (14): Spencer Long, OG/OT, Nebraska

Round 6 (19): Caraun Reid, NT, Princeton

Round 7 (18): Traded to Cincinnati Bengals

Depth Chart

QB -- Michael Vick, Geno Smith, Aaron Murray

RB -- Chris Ivory, Darren McFadden, Bilal Powell, Mike Goodson

FB -- Tommy Bohanon

WR -- Marqise Lee, Stephen Hill

WR -- Kenny Britt, David Nelson, Josh Cribbs

Slot -- Jeremy Kerley

TE -- Jace Amaro, Jeff Cumberland, Tanner Purdum

LT -- D'Brickashaw Ferguson, Ben Ijalana

LG -- Brian Winters, Vladimir Ducasse

C -- Nick Mangold, Caleb Schlauderaff

RG -- Willie Colon, William Campbell

RT -- Austin Howard, Spencer Long

DE -- Muhammad Wilkerson, Leger Douzable

DT -- Sheldon Richardson, Caraun Reid

NT -- Damon Harrison, Kenrick Ellis

OLB -- Quinton Coples, Jermaine Cunningham

ILB -- David Harris, Nick Bellore

ILB -- DeMario Davis

OLB -- Antwan Barnes, Garrett McIntyre

CB -- Dee Milliner, Brandon Browner, Kyle Wilson, Isaiah Trufant, Darrin Walls, Ellis Lankster

FS -- TJ Ward, Antonio Allen, Josh Bush

SS -- Dawan Landry, Tre Boston, Jaiquawn Jarrett

K -- Nick Folk

P -- Ryan Quigley

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