Breno Giacomini

Brandon Marshall Named Jets' MVP By Teammates

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — Doubts and cautious optimism followed Brandon Marshall from Chicago to New York last March.

The Jets pulled off a deal to acquire the star wide receiver for a measly fifth-round draft pick. It was considered a bargain, even a steal, but many fans and media wondered why a guy so talented was heading to his fourth team in 10 years.

There were questions about his health, which contributed to a decline in his production last season. Was this the beginning of what Marshall would now be, a solid but no longer spectacular player?

Also, there were plenty of grumblings about him being a divisive presence in the Bears' locker room. Was it all worth the...