As surprising as it sounds, the New York Jets are back on the upswing.
Even after missing the postseason for the third consecutive year, Gang Green put together an impressive 8-8 record. The franchise also has a young quarterback with potential, a stout, growing defensive front and a fiery and terrific head coach in Rex Ryan.
Fortunately for Jets fans, New York should have tons of money to spend in free agency this offseason to fix some of the roster's biggest flaws.
Here are five cost-efficient moves Gang Green could make to both improve the roster and open up cap space for potential free agents.
Salary-cap information courtesy of Over the Cap.