This is a list of defensive ends who have played for the New York Jets, with pictures of the players when available. This list of famous New York Jets defensive ends is listed by popularity, so the most prominent defensive ends are at the top of the list. If you're a hardcore fan, then you'll most likely recognize all of these popular New York Jets defensive ends, but casual fans can use this list to brush up on the team's history.
The Jets haven't always been an NFL powerhouse, but when they had successful seasons they couldn't have done it without their star defensive ends. On this list, you'll find names such as Shaun Ellis, Calvin Pace, John Abraham, and Mark Gastineau.
This list answers the question, "Which defensive ends have played for the New York Jets?" After you are finished with this list, head on over and vote on the greatest New York Jets of all time.