JaMarcus Russell is a free agent who is said to be preparing in Arizona for a return to the NFL. The former No. 1 overall pick almost certainly will get a second chance. He has all the skills to become a good NFL quarterback.
The Jets are also taking a look at Mark Brunell, who is the favorite. They also have Kellen Clemens.
The Jets would be wise to consider Russell, and here are five reasons why.