Once once more, Zach Wilson’s play pressured Robert Saleh to tug his quarterback.
In the third quarter of an important recreation towards the Jacksonville Jaguars, Wilson was benched as quarterback Chris Streveler took over underneath heart. The change triggered an enormous roar from Jets’ followers at MetLife Stadium — who booed Wilson for many of the evening.
Wilson’s evening ended after finishing 9-of-18 passes for 92 yards and an interception. Wilson and the Jets’ offense didn’t get a lot manufacturing towards the Jaguars, who entered Thursday’s recreation permitting 252.6 passing yards per recreation — good for twenty ninth within the league.
“I just felt like I didn’t have any rhythm out there,” Wilson instructed reporters postgame. “I was just trying to find some confidence out there on the field and I was trying to find something to get us going, a little spark, but I didn’t get anything there man”
On his fourth play of the evening, Streveler accomplished a 30-yard cross to C.J. Uzomah in the course of the sphere, prompting the gang to fill MetLife Stadium with extra cheers. In the 19-3 loss, Streveler completed 10-of-15 with 92 passing yards. He additionally added 54 speeding yards on 9 carries.
Before his sudden look towards the Jaguars, Streveler’s final performed common season recreation within the NFL was as a member of the Arizona Cardinals in 2021. Against the Carolina Panthers final season, Streveler accomplished 6-of-9 passes for 36 yards. Prior to Thursday’s recreation, Streveler performed in simply seven video games with the Cardinals.
He went undrafted in 2018 and hung out within the Canadian Football League. The Jets signed him on a one-year deal final summer time.