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“Looks Like He’s at BYU” – Cris Collinsworth Hypes up Zach Wilson After Struggling Jets QB Looks Like He’s Finally Found His Groove

Published 10/02/2023, 12:06 AM EDT

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+With the New York Jets hosting the Kansas City Chiefs at MetLife Stadium, the whole internet is doing nothing but checking for updates for this match. The stadium is filled with fans up to the brim. Everyone, including Grammy Award winner Taylor Swift, along with her A-list friends, has arrived.

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The recent update from the game might be surprising to some. The former NFL veteran Cris Collinsworth had a few remarks to make about the JetsQB, Zach Wilson. It looks like Wilson’s game left an impact on Collinsworth.

Zach Wilson was encouraged by Collinsworth


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As the match progresses, everyone has different views regarding different players in the game. Similarly, the former NFL player didn’t hesitate to share his honest opinion about the Jets’ Wilson. As usual, the reporter, Joe Pompliano, couldn’t resist informing everyone about it.

Pompliano took to his ‘X’ account to reshare the thoughts of Collinsworth. He said that Collinsworth’s comments about Wilson might be his favorite line of the night. Pompliano also quoted the words of the former NFL player in his tweet. The post said, “Chris Collinsworth hitting us with “Zach Wilson looks like he’s at BYU right now” might be my favorite line of the night.”


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Joe seemed really impressed with the comments of the American sports broadcaster. His comments were about the improvement in the display of Wilson in the game. Time will tell how his skills prove to be helpful for the team. But still, the player has been criticized a lot as he’s trying to fill in for Aaron Rodgers but might not be as good as him for some. Meanwhile, Trea Turner gave very sage advice to the player to handle the criticism.


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Turner advice Wilson to get better

When most are busy criticizing the QB, baseball shortstop Trea Turner stepped in to give helpful advice to the player. Turner told Wilson to not pay much attention to the criticism but to work towards getting better. He also added that it is a part of playing sports and it is inevitable.

Turner also said that this is why they get paid like they do as they also have to constantly handle the pressure that comes along with the position. Additionally, he advised him to take that pressure off of him and concentrate on getting better.


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We might see an improvement in Wilson’s skills in the coming future. What do you think of his skills? Let us know in the comments section below.

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Ishika is a dedicated NFL writer at EssentiallySports. She has seamlessly merged her love for the game with her passion for writing. An unwavering admirer of Patrick Mahomes, she is often found dissecting his gameplay, particularly his unmatched resilience showcased during his Super Bowl win, despite battling an ankle injury.
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