The Cleveland Browns have traded talented yet troubled receiver Braylon Edwards to the New York Jets today. Edwards had a record setting career in college at Michigan before being selected by the Browns with the third pick in the 2005 NFL Draft, the highest a receiver was ever taken by the team. Edwards was average his first two years but in 2007, his third year in the league, he had his breakout season. He was selected to the Pro Bowl and set a Cleveland single season record for receiving yards (1,289) and touchdowns (16). He was unable to keep the momentum going in 2008, he quickly fell out of favor with thefan-base and became notorious for his dropped passes.
Trade rumors surrounded Edwards during the 2009 NFL off-season. He was expected to get traded to the New York Giants, instead he stayed with Cleveland until he was traded to the other New York team, the Jets. The Jets finally get animmensely talented wide receiver, something they had been lacking for a few years is. Can Edwards regain his 2007 form? Fans of the team sure hope so. If you’re a Jets fan or an Edwards fan, we took a crack at designing an unofficialBraylon Edwards New York Jets jersey shirt. Wear it with pride as you root your team on.