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Sam Darnold's future with the New York Jets is firmly up in the air with the team set to use the No. 2 overall selection on BYU sensation Zach Wilson. The former first-round pick endured a stuttering start to his NFL career under head coach Adam Gase, which might see the new regime take their chances elsewhere with a college prospect who comes with a ton of upside.
This might be a little harsh on Darnold considering the lack of talent around him for the most part. But the NFL is a what have you done for me lately business and the Jets might not be picking this high again for a long time after some shrewd additions in free agency, coupled with the appointment of Robert Saleh as their new head coach.
Once those in power at MetLife Stadium make their expected choice and take Wilson, the door will then formally open with a view to trading Darnold. The Carolina Panthers are reportedly one of the teams looking to give the signal-caller another chance to shine
, which would be a make-or-break move for the player in pursuit of being a successful starter at the next level.
Darnold has a lot of likable traits that ensure he'll get another opportunity. And considering what the Jets are reportedly willing to accept to get rid of the player, it might see more than a few teams make a call.
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