Garrett Wilson Ties an NFL Record

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  1. NCJetsfan

    NCJetsfan Well-Known Member

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    https://nytimes.com/athletic/554461...ituation-with-jets/?source=emp_shared_article

    Zack Rosenblatt
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    Garrett Wilson is one of only five WRs in NFL history to record at least 80 receptions, 1,000 yards and three TDs in each of his first two years The others: Ja’Marr Chase, Michael Thomas, Odell Beckham and Justin Jefferson. All of them only caught passes from one or two QBs. Wilson: Six. On Wilson, what he’s had to overcome — and what’s coming: https://nytimes.com/athletic/5544619/2024/06/07/garrett-wilsons-contract-situation-with-jets/?source=emp_shared_article…


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  2. Acad23

    Acad23 Well-Known Member

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    Yeah... he's pretty good. :p

    Can't wait to see Rodgers slinging the ball to him.
     
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  3. LAJet

    LAJet Well-Known Member

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    Mark my word on this. When is all well and done, he might rank as the best Jet WR ever. Just give the dude a QB that can throw the rock and read defenses.
     
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  4. jetophile

    jetophile Bruce Coslet's Daughter

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    Oh, I thought it was because he's never been arrested. o_O
     
  5. dawinner127

    dawinner127 Well-Known Member

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    125 1300 and 10 is where I think he will fit this year. I don't think we see that 1500/1600+ season from him because I expect us to run the hell of the ball again and from what I remember, Rodgers always plays in a very slow tempo offense.

    The statline above would put him at at:
    7.3 rec/game
    76 yards/game
    0.58 TDs/game
     
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  6. BrowningNagle

    BrowningNagle Well-Known Member

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    I love him but he should put on a little more weight. I think it will help extend his career
     
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  7. abyzmul

    abyzmul R.J. MacReady, 21018 Funniest Member Award Winner

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    He is what he's going to be, his whole game is predicated on contorting his body and that insane spring step, if he starts throwing too much muscle on then he's not the same player. They need to use him like the player he is, instead of sending him across the middle with a pop gun QB throwing to him like dumbfuck Hackett was doing last season.
     
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  8. Acad23

    Acad23 Well-Known Member

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    Is it just me or does Sauce look... beefier?
     
  9. BrowningNagle

    BrowningNagle Well-Known Member

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    he’s another one that could use more beef. I thinking he should be Bolognese instead of Sauce
     
  10. BrowningNagle

    BrowningNagle Well-Known Member

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    yeah for sure, maybe that’s what they got Mike Williams for
     
  11. Jonathan_Vilma

    Jonathan_Vilma Well-Known Member

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    Anytime a corner is in off-coverage cover 3 or cover 4 Wilson should auto-check to a deep comeback to the sidelines. He (and Olave for that matter) run that route to perfection. I feel like I’ve seen in 5-6 times since he’s been here and it’s infuriating.
     
  12. Losmeister

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    he's soft and shit at contested catches. so far at least.
     
  13. Ptflea2

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    Geeze. Tough crowd around these parts.
     
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  14. Losmeister

    Losmeister Well-Known Member

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    support the argument that he is good at contested catches by video evidence?
     
  15. NOVAJET

    NOVAJET "2020 TGG Fantasy Football Champ"

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    Support the argument that he is soft?
     
  16. NOVAJET

    NOVAJET "2020 TGG Fantasy Football Champ"

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    Just because his contested catch rate was low last year doesn't mean he's soft which would suggest he isn't capable of a better contested catch rate. Also not all contested catches are alike, a contested catch is probably much easier to catch from Arod than ZW.
    Before you laugh at that sentiment guess who had the worst contested catch rate the year before? Corey Davis catching passes from guess who, that's 2 consecutive years with a player ZW was throwing to had the worst catch rate in the NFL but 2 different receivers. The year before that Randall Cobb (known for his contested catches lol not) had the seventh best catch rate with Davante Adams just behind, catching passes from guess who...
    Stats absolutely do not tell the full story.
     
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  17. abyzmul

    abyzmul R.J. MacReady, 21018 Funniest Member Award Winner

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    That's an interesting tactic. Make a statement, don't support it at all, then when someone disagrees, you tell them to provide video evidence why your unsupported statement is incorrect.

    Color me curious to see how this one turns out.
     
  18. mezzavo

    mezzavo Well-Known Member

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    Wow...I thought I was a darksider...

    If there's one guy that doesn't need a microscope, on this team, it's Wilson. Dayuuuummmm....
     
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    "I'm Ron Burgundy?"
     
  20. LAJet

    LAJet Well-Known Member

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    Why don’t you go support your statement with video for a WR that had 1000 yard every season with no QB.
     

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