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Less is more for Jets' Kris Jenkins

Jets are excited about the healthy return of the anchor of their defensive line

Updated: August 4, 2010, 11:20 PM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPNNewYork.com

CORTLAND, N.Y. -- The Cookie Monster is back.

After missing the first two days of the New York Jets training camp with a sore hamstring, a slimmed-down Kris Jenkins returned to practice Wednesday morning -- a 359-pound addition to a defense that already considers itself a heavyweight.

Jenkins, in full pads for the first time since undergoing major knee surgery last October, admitted to being rusty. No one was worried. His mere presence -- considerable -- changes the complexion ...

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