Jets acquire OT Jeff Otah

Updated: July 23, 2012, 7:04 PM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPNNewYork.com

Concerned about incumbent right tackle Wayne Hunter, the New York Jets tried to solidify the position Monday by trading for the injury-plagued Jeff Otah from the Carolina Panthers, the teams announced.

The Jets sent a conditional draft pick to the Panthers, who made Otah a first-round pick in 2008. A source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter the pick is a seventh-round selection.

Otah and Hunter will compete for the starting job, according to league sources. The Jets have no ...

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