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Owner says Jets have interest in Eagles' DeSean Jackson
Owner says Jets have interest in Eagles' DeSean Jackson

The New York Jets are interested in playmaking receiver DeSean Jackson, the former Long Beach Poly High and California standout who is under contract with the Philadelphia Eagles through 2016. Jets owner Woody Johnson, speaking at the NFL owners meeting Sunday in Orlando, Fla., said that the 27-year-old receiver and kick returner was among a group of players in whom the team had an interest. The major issue is the $10.25 million owed to Jackson this season, a cost the Eagles might be willing to shed. "He's a very good player," Johnson told reporters. "We're looking at a number of them. Trade's not our primary operating motif right now. We're trying to build through the draft. Building...

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