Jets trade up, draft WR Stephen Hill

Updated: April 28, 2012, 9:24 AM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPNNewYork.com

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- The New York Jets wanted a big, fast wide receiver to replace Plaxico Burress, so they selected the fastest -- and one of the biggest -- receivers in the draft.

They moved up four spots in the second round Friday night to pick Georgia Tech's Stephen Hill, a 6-foot-4, 215-pound project who rocked the scouting combine in February with a 4.31 time in the 40-yard dash.

Soon after making the selection, the Jets raised the expectation level with a mega comparison -- ...

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