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In midst of the storm of negativity that’s surrounded the New York Jets training camp, defensive end Muhammed Wilkerson has continued to shine.

The Jets are still talking about the impressive rookie season Wilkerson had, which was detailed in a late June report by New York Daily News reporter Manish Mehta. Defensive coordinator Mike Pettine told Mehta that Wilkerson was, at times, “dominant” last season and praised his work ethic by saying “he doesn’t take a day off, and he doesn’t take a play off.” Head coach Rex Ryan furthered the praise by stating that “he’s going to be hard to ignore,” implying that Wilkerson was going to be making a raucous in offensive backfields sometime soon.

Hard to ignore, indeed.

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