Jets select Israel Abanikanda with the 143rd overall pick

With their fourth pick of the 2023 draft, the Jets selected their second consecutive Pitt Panther; running back Israel Abanikanda. He had a monster 2022 season as a full-time back for the first time and posted some outstanding workout numbers, but is a work in progress as a pass blocker and as an all-round threat in the passing game.

More in-depth analysis on this pick to follow...

The Jets have another pick coming up in round five at 170 overall.