Based on NFL Media, which cited unidentified sources, the Jets are dedicated to creating certain the rookie quarterback is 100 % when he returns to the sector and are planning to start out veteran Josh McCown in opposition to the Titans.
The report famous Darnold, who’s listed as questionable with a foot harm, may go out pregame to attempt to persuade the group in any other case.
Darnold was seen taking part in drills Wednesday for the primary time since he damage his proper foot in Week 9. He practiced on a restricted foundation all week, which signifies he is able to get again on the sector quickly.
Whereas it is unlikely he’ll play Sunday, he must be good to go for the group’s Week 14 matchup with the Payments barring any additional setbacks.
Darnold, the No. Three total choose on this 12 months’s draft, has accomplished 159 of 289 passes for 1,934 and 11 touchdowns with 14 interceptions in 9 video games this season.
The Titans (5-6) are slated to host the Jets (3-8) at 4:05 p.m. ET.