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First-rounders Richardson and Milliner bring confident approach to Jets

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    New York Jets' first round draft picks Dee Milliner, left, a cornerback from Alabama, and Sheldon Richardson, a defensive tackle from Missouri, holds up jerseys as they are introduced during an NFL football news conference at the team's practice facility in Florham Park, N.J., Friday, April 26, 2013. Milliner was selected ninth overall, while Richardson was selected 13th overall in Thurday's NFL draft. (AP Photo/Rich Schultz)The Associated Press

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    New York Jets first round draft pick Sheldon Richardson, a defensive tackle from Missouri, answers a question during an NFL football news conference at the team's practice facility in Florham Park, N.J., Friday, April 26, 2013. Richardson was selected 13th overall in Thurday's NFL draft. (AP Photo/Rich Schultz)The Associated Press

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    New York Jets' first round draft picks Dee Milliner, left, a cornerback from Alabama, and Sheldon Richardson, a defensive tackle from Missouri, smile after an NFL football news conference at the team's practice facility in Florham Park, N.J., Friday, April 26, 2013. Milliner was selected ninth overall, while Richardson was selected 13th overall in Thurday's NFL draft. (AP Photo/Rich Schultz)The Associated Press

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    New York Jets' first round draft picks Sheldon Richardson, right,a defensive tackle from Missouri, and Dee Milliner, left, a cornerback from Alabama, are introduced during an NFL football news conference at the team's practice facility in Florham Park, N.J., Friday, April 26, 2013. Milliner was selected ninth overall, while Richardson was selected 13th overall in Thursday's NFL draft. (AP Photo/Rich Schultz)The Associated Press

Sheldon Richardson appeared perfectly at ease in front of the New York media, smiling and laughing as if he has done this hundreds of times before.

Playing in the spotlight of the big city? No big deal for one of the newest New York Jets.

"It's just conversation," the big defensive lineman from Missouri said Friday. "You just have to know how to answer questions and not give you guys too much to write."

Richardson, drafted No. 13 overall Thursday night, and Alabama cornerback Dee Milliner, taken ninth, were formally introduced at a news conference. While Richardson was drafted with the pick the Jets acquired from Tampa Bay for Darrelle Revis, Milliner will have the responsibility of trying to help replace the star cornerback.