Jets QB Zach Wilson Out With Knee Injury

The New York Jets announced that rookie QB Zach Wilson has been ruled out against the Patriots after taking a big hit from LB Matt Judon which resulted in a knee injury.

Brian Costello reports that initial impressions indicate that Wilson has a PCL injury, which would be good news for the Jets. Costello adds that Wilson will undergo more tests on the injury tomorrow to determine the exact issue.

Wilson, 21, was a three-year starter at BYU and a first-team All-Independent league selection as a junior. The Jets drafted Wilson with the No. 2 overall pick.

Wilson signed a four-year, $35,150,680 contract with the Jets that includes a $22,924,131 signing bonus. The Jets will have a fifth-year option to pick up on Wilson in 2024. 

In 2021, Wilson has appeared in seven games for the Jets, completing 57.3 percent of his passes with a 62.9 quarterback rating. He has thrown for 1,117 yards to go with four touchdowns and nine interceptions.

We will have more news on Wilson as it becomes available.

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