New York Jets Rookie QB Zach Wilson Proves Haters Wrong In Debut Against Giants
Written by B87FM on August 15, 2021
Zach Wilson was drafted by the New York Jets as their premier quarterback this yr, however issues have not been going so scorching in coaching camp. There have been reviews that Wilson is just too quick, and never prepared for the NFL. Nevertheless, Wilson shined in his pre-season debut towards the New York Giants.
Wilson solely performed two collection, however he accomplished six of 9 passes for 63 yards. He additionally threw the ball to 5 completely different receivers, exhibiting that he can unfold issues round. Coach Robert Saleh, of the Jets, spoke on Wilson’s inexperience throughout coaching camp, warning, “It is going to worsen earlier than it will get higher.” Nevertheless, it certain did look higher for Wilson. Jets followers (corresponding to myself) might have some hope. He went 3-for-Three on third down, together with 9- and 16-yard conversions.
The Jets ended up besting the Giants 12 – 7. La’Mical Perine scored the Jets solely landing, whereas the opposite 5 factors got here from a discipline objective and a security.
The Jets have no actual competitors on the quarterback place, so Wilson should ship this season. Mike White and James Morgan sit behind Wilson on the depth chart, however neither athlete has regular-season expertise. Who’s your group and what hopes do you may have for this soccer season?