Jets rookies great (after two days)

Rex has high hopes for Coples, Hill and Davis, but remember: It's only May

Updated: May 6, 2012, 12:27 PM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPNNewYork.com

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- Here's the coach of the New York Jets, in rookie minicamp, discussing the attributes his No. 1 draft pick showed in college:

"I liked his strength setting the edge, his ability to rush the passer with not only the number of sacks, but the amount of times he was able to affect the quarterback. Things like that kept popping off the screen."

Rex Ryan on Quinton Coples? Uh, not exactly.

It was Eric Mangini, four years ago, talking up Vernon ...

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