New York Jets quarterback Zach Wilson drops back to pass against the New England Patriots during an NFL football game at Gillette Stadium, Sunday, Nov. 20, 2022 in Foxborough, Mass. (Winslow Townson/AP Images for Panini) (Winslow Townson, AP)
Zach Wilson will be on the bench Sunday against the Bears. According to ESPN, Jets’ players were informed in a team meeting on Wednesday that Wilson will not be their starting quarterback this week. Head coach Robert Saleh named Mike White the starter.
Wilson is coming off of an abysmal performance against the Patriots where he completed just nine of his 22 passing attempts for 77 yards.
The 23-year-old quarterback showed a lack of accountability when he was asked by reporters after his performance is he felt he let the defense down — to which he answered with a simple no.
This is a developing story. Check back for more details.