Zach Wilson was considered one of 5 gamers voted as a staff captain by his Jets teammates.
The rookie quarterback has impressed everybody contained in the Jets group since he was taken No. 2 general in April by the staff.
That is the newest proof of how extremely considered he’s.
“Once I did see it I mentioned, ‘oh take a look at that,’ ” Jets coach Robert Saleh mentioned Wednesday. “I feel it’s extra of a testomony to him and the best way he’s been capable of conduct himself right here. Like I’ve mentioned, in the event you go to the cafeteria he’s hanging out together with his O linemen. He’s received an infectious persona. It’s a credit score to him and the best way he’s dealt with himself up to now.”
The opposite captains are Corey Davis on offense, C.J. Mosley and Folorunso Fatukasi on protection and Justin Hardee on particular groups. Saleh mentioned the coaches can even choose a weekly sport captain.
It’s notable that Marcus Maye and George Fant had been captains final 12 months, however weren’t chosen this season.