Jets, Quinton Coples agree

Updated: May 17, 2012, 8:16 PM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPNNewYork.com

The New York Jets and first-round pick Quinton Coples agreed to terms Thursday on a four-year contract.

The former North Carolina defensive end, the 16th overall pick, will receive a fully guaranteed deal, according to a league source, for about $9 million.

The contract includes the standard team option for a fifth year.

"(I want to show) that I can compete at the highest level, that I can compete on the national stage, that I can help the New York Jets get to a Super ...

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