Joe Flacco to Start in Place of Injured Sam Darnold
Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News is reporting that Jets quarterback Sam Darnold will miss this week’s contest against the Arizona Cardinals. According to head coach Adam Gase, Darnold will be week-to-week after re-entering last weeks game following an injury to the AC joint in his throwing shoulder.
Sam Darnold is out Sunday vs Cardinals and Joe Flacco will start at QB for the Jets.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) October 7, 2020
With Flacco getting the start under center, the opportunity to watch a veteran might not be the worst thing in the world. But then again, watching an elderly Joe Flacco try to get away from pressure the way Darnold has in recent weeks could be a nightmare in its own right. Stay tuned.