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50. Lance Mehl, LB

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An All-American at Penn State and a Jet from 1980-87, Mehl had his career cut short due to a bum right knee. He's best remembered for notching two late INTs to thwart a Raiders comeback in the 1982 playoffs, catapulting the Jets into the AFC title game.