Jets vs Chiefs: Amidst Severe Criticism, QB Zach Wilson Reaches Out to Mentor Aaron Rodgers to Conquer Patrick Mahomes & Co.

The season has not gone well for the New York Jets. Initially, it didn’t look so bad though. Despite missing Aaron Rodgers due to injury, the Jets won their first game. But things have gone downhill since then. After back-to-back losses in the hands of the Cowboys and the Patriots, they are in the middle of uncertainty. In the heat of the moment, the Jets have felt the lack of an experienced QB.

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On Wednesday, they brought in Trevor Siemian from the Cincinnati Bengals. But things don’t end there, as they have their hardest challenge so far coming up. Amid this, quarterback Zack Wilson has revealed he has been in touch with Aaron Rodgers. But can his tips save the Jets during the struggling time?

Zach Wilson reached out to ‘mentor’ Aaron Rodgers

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In the midweek press conference, Zach gave insights into the Jets locker room. he mentioned that they are keeping the spirit high in the locker room despite time being against them. Zack also said, he doesn’t get fazed with the criticisms and all he cares about is his teammates. When asked if he’s seeking help from Aaron Rodgers, he said he has reached out to him. “Yeah, I’ve been reaching out to him back and forth. I’m sure we’ll have a conversation here pretty soon”, Zack revealed.

He better start taking notes and work on the improvements. The Jets will welcome the defending champions Kansas City Chiefs in their next game. And even the smallest error won’t go unpunished against Patrick Mahomes and Co.

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Meanwhile, the Jets have felt the necessity of a backup QB given their offensive struggles. A few days ago, former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick made a surprise offer to the Jets. But the Jets don’t seem to be interested as they brought in Trevor Siemian instead.

Can Trevor Siemian fill in Rodgers’ shoes?

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Trevor joined the Jets on Wednesday, arriving from the Cincinnati Bengals. The relatively inexperienced quarterback has a huge task in his hands. As Aaron Rodgers has gone out with an ankle injury in his first game, Trevor is expected to fill in the gap. Zach Wilson though believes in Trevor as he mentioned that Trevor blends well with the team. But Trevor needs to step on the pedal early to revive the Jet’s season.

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Veteran Colin Kaep was recently in the discussion after seven years of absence from the NFL. The quarterback wrote a letter to the Jets’ general manager, Joe Douglas. He offered to lead the team’s practice sessions and even feature them in games if necessary. Additionally, he revealed he was practicing just like an active athlete, in the field and the weight room. But the Jets’ have not been impressed with it, as the signing of Trevor suggests. That means we can stop talking about Colin’s comeback for now, at least with the Jets.

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The Jets face the KC Chiefs in their next game on Monday. With the possibility of Taylor Swift and thousands of Swifties cheering for the Chiefs, MetLife won’t feel like home at all for the Jets. It will be a battle in and out of the field for them, and at this point, a do-or-die match. Keep an eye on the match to see how the Jets handle the pressure of the on-form Chiefs.

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