In Florham Park, just about each member of the New York Jets rolled in Tuesday besides one crucial member — the brand new quarterback.
Zach Wilson, the second general decide, has not ironed out all the main points in his rookie contract and has not but signed on the dotted line.
The cash just isn’t the difficulty since there’s a rookie wage scale.
The 2 sides try to work out a number of the language within the deal.
As CBS2’s Otis Livingston experiences, head coach Robert Saleh doesn’t appear too involved.
“That is enterprise, and Joe’s received an important deal with on every thing, and when it will get performed, it will get performed,” he stated. “I’ve received a whole lot of religion in Zach, too. He’s extremely clever. He’s received an incredible drive, so when he does get right here, I do know that by some means, someway, he’ll make up for it.”
Rather more importantly, the Jets are coping with the tragic lack of Gregg Knapp, the group’s passing recreation coordinator.
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Knapp died final week on the age of 58 after he was hit by a automotive whereas driving his bike in California.
He had been working very carefully with Wilson throughout mini-camp.
“It’s a fully tragedy. Understanding Knapper, he’d be actually, actually upset if we didn’t transfer on with a constructive perspective. He was an incredible man. He was an incredible chief, great father, great husband. He’s going to be sorely missed,” Saleh stated.
So far as the New York Giants go, there have been a pair strikes on report day.
Linebacker Blake Martinez was added to the reserve/COVID checklist whereas rookie vast receiver Kadarius Toney is coming off it. That leaves the query when will he have the ability to totally take part?
“By way of observe itself, we’re not going to do something with him on the sector with the group till we all know he’s totally able to go,” head coach Joe Decide stated. “One factor we actually took away from final 12 months was these items are all very particular to every particular person, what their signs have been or what their publicity was, however that point away from coaching is what’s essential.”
The primary official practices happen Wednesday.