Following the brutal information that Aaron Rodgers had suffered a torn Achilles and would miss the rest of the 2023 NFL season, New York Jets followers had been left rightfully crushed. A season wherein the workforce had legit Tremendous Bowl upside had seemingly fallen aside in lower than one full drive.
After the Jets leaned closely on their gifted protection and playmakers unfold throughout the offensive facet of the ball, adopted by a stellar punt return landing, to intestine out a Week 1 victory over the Buffalo Payments, the dialog shifted for some. There isn’t any query the Jets will look far totally different than what followers doubtless would have seen with Rodgers, however their expertise on either side of the ball was spectacular.
Corridor-of-Fame extensive receiver Randy Moss apparently agrees, as he revealed on “The Rich Eisen Show,” that after initially choosing the Jets and Philadelphia Eagles to make the Tremendous Bowl, he’ll stick to that decide and provided some perception into why.
“I am gonna stick with my weapons, Wealthy, I am not gonna leap ship. I believe that lots of people are going to leap ship on the Jets, however hey, Zach Wilson has been within the Nationwide Soccer League lengthy sufficient. He is had a yr, he is had an offseason beneath Aaron Rodgers to grasp what they’re in search of,” Moss stated.
“So it isn’t going to seem like Aaron Rodgers, however he can nonetheless go in and lead the workforce and put them in place like he did the opposite night time.”