Tip Sheet: Revolving door up front

Once the model of stability, offensive lines no longer stand test of time

Originally Published: May 21, 2010
By Len Pasquarelli | ESPN.com

When the New York Jets released six-time Pro Bowl blocker Alan Faneca last month and plugged in rookie second-rounder Vlad Ducasse as his replacement at left guard, it essentially ended one of the more compelling streaks in recent NFL history.

The Jets had started the same five players on the offensive line -- left tackle D'Brickashaw Ferguson, center Nick Mangold, right guard Brandon Moore, right tackle Damien Woody and Faneca -- for 35 straight games, counting the playoffs ...

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