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New York Jets first round draft pick Muhammad (Credit: AP)

New York Jets first round draft pick Muhammad Wilkerson answers a question during a news conference at the team's football training facility. (April 29, 2011)

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Photos of Jets defensive tackle Muhammad Wilkerson through the years.

Muhammad Wilkerson #96 of the New York Jets
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Muhammad Wilkerson #96 of the New York Jets celebrates after defeating the New York Giants in overtime at MetLife Stadium on Dec. 6, 2015 in East Rutherford, N.J.

It appears as if Jets defensive end Muhammad
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It appears as if Jets defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson won't get his wish for a long-term deal this summer.

New York Jets defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson hasn't
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New York Jets defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson hasn't signed his $15.7-million franchise tender. He's frustrated he hasn't been offered a long-term deal.

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The Jets and defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson
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The Jets and defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson remain at an impasse in negotiations for a long-term contract extension.

Jets' Muhammad Wilkerson celebrates after sacking Steelers
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Jets' Muhammad Wilkerson celebrates after sacking Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger on Oct. 13, 2013.

New York Jets defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson (96)
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New York Jets defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson (96) after the game between the Philadelphia Eagles at the New York Jets on September 27, 2015.

Jets DE Muhammad Wilkerson watches during the team's
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Jets DE Muhammad Wilkerson watches during the team's first day of minicamp at their training facility in Florham Park, N.J. on June 17, 2014.

Muhammad Wilkerson #96 of the Jets reacts after
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Muhammad Wilkerson #96 of the Jets reacts after tipping a pass in the fourth quarter against the Oakland Raiders at MetLife Stadium on Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014 in East Rutherford, N.J.

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The Jets' Muhammad Wilkerson reacts as he walks
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The Jets' Muhammad Wilkerson reacts as he walks off the field after being ejected from the game after a fight during the second half of a game against the Green Bay Packers on Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in Green Bay, Wis.

Muhammad Wilkerson #96 of the New York Jets
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Muhammad Wilkerson #96 of the New York Jets celebrates his fourth quarter sack against the Buffalo Bills at MetLife Stadium on Sunday, September 22 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.

Muhammad Wilkerson #96 of the Jets walks off
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Muhammad Wilkerson #96 of the Jets walks off the field after a game against the Detroit Lions at MetLife Stadium on Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014.

Muhammad Wilkerson #96 of the New York Jets
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Muhammad Wilkerson #96 of the New York Jets celebrates his fourth quarter sack against the Buffalo Bills at MetLife Stadium on Sunday, September 22 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jim McIsaac)

New York Jets' first-round draft pick Muhammad Wilkerson,
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New York Jets' first-round draft pick Muhammad Wilkerson, center, listens to a question after he was introduced to the media at the team's training facility. (April 29, 2011)

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New York Jets draft pick Muhammad Wilkerson listens
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New York Jets draft pick Muhammad Wilkerson listens to a question after he was introduced to the media at the team's training facility. (April 29, 2011)

New York Jets first round draft pick Muhammad
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New York Jets first round draft pick Muhammad Wilkerson answers a question during a news conference at the team's football training facility. (April 29, 2011)

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan, left,
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New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan, left, and general manager Mike Tannenbaum, right, hold on to a jersey as the introduce first round draft pick Muhammad Wilkerson during a news conference. (April 29, 2011)

Temple defensive lineman Muhammad Wilkerson runs a drill
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Temple defensive lineman Muhammad Wilkerson runs a drill at the NFL football scouting combine. (Feb. 28, 2011)

Temple defensive lineman Muhammad Wilkerson runs a drill
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Temple defensive lineman Muhammad Wilkerson runs a drill at the NFL football scouting combine. (Feb. 28, 2011)

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With the 30th pick in the 2011 NFL
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With the 30th pick in the 2011 NFL Draft, the Jets selected Temple's defensive tackle Muhammad Wilkerson (96). (Oct. 17, 2009)

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