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The Best New York Jets Cornerbacks Of All Time

Big fan of New York football? Then check out this list of New York Jets cornerbacks with photos and seasons as starters. It includes every starting cornerback from throughout New York Jets history, including current cornerbacks and past ones. An important part of the New York defensive backfield, the CB position requires fast players to cover receivers, defend against pass offenses, and make tackles. Featuring 2018-2019 Jets and some of the greatest NFL cornerbacks of all time, the best Jets CBs include Darrelle Revis, Antonio Cromartie, David Barrett, Ray Mickens, and Buster Skrine.

Who are the best cornerbacks in New York Jets history? Here is every player who has ever held the position of New York Jets starting cornerback.

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  • 1

    Seasons: 2016, 2015, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007

  • 2

    Seasons: 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010

  • 3
    51
    23

    Ty Law

    Seasons: 2008, 2005

  • 4

    Seasons: 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994

  • 5
    32
    16

    Ray Mickens

    Seasons: 2003, 2002 , 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996

  • 6
    31
    17

    James Hasty

    Seasons: 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988

  • 7
    24
    13

    Bobby Jackson

    Seasons: 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978

  • 8

    Seasons: 2009, 2008

  • 9
    21
    17

    David Barrett

    Seasons: 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004

  • 10

    Seasons: 2003, 2002

  • 11
    13
    11

    Hank Poteat

    Seasons: 2007, 2006, 2005

  • 12
    20
    22

    Morris Claiborne

    Seasons:  2018, 2017

  • 13
    13
    13

    Darrin Walls

    Seasons: 2014, 2013, 2012

  • 14
    24
    29

    Buster Skrine

    Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016

  • 15
    10
    10

    Earlie Thomas

    Seasons: 1973, 1972,1971, 1970 

  • 16
    12
    13

    Jerry Holmes

    Seasons:  1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981

  • 17
    12
    13

    Otis Smith

    Seasons: 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995

  • 18
    9
    12

    Ed Taylor

    Seasons: 1978, 1977, 1976

  • 19

    Seasons: 2006

  • 20
    9
    13

    Johnny Sample

    Seasons: 1968, 1967, 1966

  • 21

    Seasons: 2004, 2003, 2002

  • 22
    7
    14

    Russell Carter

    Seasons: 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984

  • 23
    8
    17

    Lito Sheppard

    Seasons: 2009

  • 24
    6
    14

    Randy Beverly

    Seasons: 1968, 1967

  • 25
    5
    14

    Shafer Suggs

    Seasons: 1976