Jets reportedly surrendered a fourth-round pick for Barlow

Aug 21, 2006 at 7:35 AM--


The New York Daily News reports the New York Jets reportedly traded a fourth-round pick in the 2007 NFL draft to the San Francisco 49ers for RB Kevan Barlow.

RB Frank Gore will take over as the team's starting running back. Gore was already on his way to winning the starting job during the team's training camp.



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