New York Jets beginning quarterback Zach Wilson exited Friday evening’s preseason opener in opposition to the Philadelphia Eagles with an obvious leg harm.
Wilson appeared to injure his proper leg after scrambling away from strain late within the first quarter. The second-year quarterback turned up discipline after leaving the pocket and tried to juke previous Eagles linebacker Nakobe Dean earlier than falling to the bottom.
Wilson left the sport with a noticeable limp, however the non-contact facet of his harm needs to be regarding for the Jets.
The Jets chosen Wilson No. 2 total in 2021. New York went simply 3-10 underneath Wilson throughout his rookie marketing campaign. Wilson completed the 12 months throwing for two,334 yards, 9 touchdowns and 11 interceptions in 13 starts.
If Wilson is out for an prolonged time, the Jets will flip to veteran Joe Flacco to take the reigns underneath middle.
Earlier this month, each Flacco and head coach Robert Saleh agreed that the Super Bowl XLVII MVP has the flexibility to begin. They may get the chance to search out out.