Are the Jets passing up on Justin Fields for a better QB in Zach Wilson? | Get Up

The Get Up crew breaks down why the New York Jets aren't looking to add Justin Fields to their quarterback roster, but would rather draft BYU's Zach Wilson.
0:00 Mike Greenberg reads comments from former Jets QB Josh McCown, who said Sam Darnold will "embrace" competition.
1:21 Adam Schefter says the Jets are on track to draft Zach Wilson.
2:58 Domonique Foxworth says the QBs will have success depending on the situation they are drafted into in the NFL.
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  • Justin Fields couldn't beat out Jake from state Fromm. Remember that part??? Zach and Fields are both bust.

    The TimberGhostThe TimberGhost4 ditë më parë
  • Having said that. Justin is only behind 2 qbs coming out of college and if someone offers the Jets a 1st round plus trade and we wind up with more round 1 and round 2 picks and. Fields instead of Wilson I'm ok with that too. Ride the Jets Fly High

    kriss montekriss monte6 ditë më parë
  • I'm a. Buckeyes fan but Wilson is a better pick for the Jets than. Justin imho

    kriss montekriss monte6 ditë më parë
  • Jets pick Zach, a player who was never selected captain by his teammates, and had a throwing shoulder injury = DISASTER in NY!

    mik carvonmik carvon7 ditë më parë
  • Fields is better then wilson. Can't believe this needs to be said.

    sauce.1400 !sauce.1400 !8 ditë më parë
  • Mel is rarely right the past decade. Leading the league in strike outs

    Andrew McAllisterAndrew McAllister8 ditë më parë
  • The only way that Justin Fields jumps in front of Zach Wilson is if Fields grows blond hair and his eyes turn blue!

    Egerton BullockEgerton Bullock8 ditë më parë
    • @Keith Brown 49ers need to think outside the box and go with Fields-mobile QB. It's all about yards and moving the sticks. Fields will make it happen, Matt Jones is suited more as a backup QB.

      mik carvonmik carvon5 ditë më parë
    • @Keith Brown if the Lions don’t take him, nothing will happen. They will just continue to lose like they have been losing during their entire existence!

      Egerton BullockEgerton Bullock5 ditë më parë
    • Yup. I truly hope he does not drop to 7. If the Lions don't take him they will be called racist and other names that are even worse. Thats the burden of having a white QB.

      Keith BrownKeith Brown5 ditë më parë
    • sad, but true

      mik carvonmik carvon7 ditë më parë
  • If Mel Kiper thinks Fields is number 2 then that sinches it. Take Wilson. Kiper hasn't been right about anything in 20 years. I have no idea how he's even considered an "expert"

    Tom SmithTom Smith9 ditë më parë
  • This fields hate is absolutely insane to me

    Jordan ClarkJordan Clark9 ditë më parë
  • I think the New Orlean Saints should draft Justin Fields

    From The Office of Myke E. JohnsonFrom The Office of Myke E. Johnson9 ditë më parë
  • I personally like Justin Fields as much as I like Zach Wilson … If Wilson isn’t picked, I fear that the teams might have made the Mahomes or Jackson mistake.

    TheHighlanderprimeTheHighlanderprime10 ditë më parë
  • As a lifelong 49ers fan...I’m delighted that they will select Justin Fields. The best QB in the draft. A big game player. GO49ers!!

    Kyle CurryKyle Curry10 ditë më parë
    • By Fields, do you mean Mac Jones?

      MantonManton6 ditë më parë
    • @judd owens get the Pepto and antacid tablets ready on draft day. They can't make that mistake.

      mik carvonmik carvon7 ditë më parë
    • Let's hope they pick wisely and go with Fields. If they don't, it will be shameful.

      mik carvonmik carvon7 ditë më parë
    • @judd owens I hear you bro! The Mac Jones selection is “smoke & mirrors”. The 49ers will not draft M. Jones. In fact, I have a scenario were the 49ers trade back & out of no.3 & still get J.Fields or T. Lance & could possibly pick up 2 first round picks.

      Kyle CurryKyle Curry7 ditë më parë
    • Niners till I die, but I have a sickening feeling in my stomach we are gonna be stuck with mac Jones

      judd owensjudd owens8 ditë më parë
  • Zach Wilson bout to be a huge bust lol

    Kyle AustinKyle Austin10 ditë më parë
  • I think Fields is better, it's not even close. But I don't want him going to the jets. ZW will be the first of this crop out of the NFL

    Buster SmithBuster Smith10 ditë më parë
  • Jets and the bears let a chimpanzee decide who they take.

    Courtney TaylorCourtney Taylor10 ditë më parë
  • They shoulda kept darnold and got pieces around him... there just gonna repeat the cycle now 🤦‍♂️

    caper087caper08710 ditë më parë
    • That argument is long gone and unjustifiable.

      TheHighlanderprimeTheHighlanderprime10 ditë më parë
    • Jets set themselves back another 4yrs. Getting rid of him for wilson

      Courtney TaylorCourtney Taylor10 ditë më parë
  • Zach Wilson has the highest ceiling. But also the lowest floor. His arm talent and play making is great! But the jump in competition without the luxury of sitting and learning, could be bad for him!

    Daniel TayongDaniel Tayong11 ditë më parë
    • Fields is jsut a good a passer than Zach, and is bigger and far more athletic. Fields has the highest ceiling no doubt.

      BofiBofi5 ditë më parë
    • You see arm talent. I see him making risky throws to his 1st option and the reciever saving him constantly as ntly.

      Joe CampioneJoe Campione10 ditë më parë
  • Justin fields to the jets , jets win a superbowl

    Vernon KingVernon King11 ditë më parë
    • @mik carvon Yes

      BofiBofi5 ditë më parë
    • Only if they surround him with playmakers. Playoffs possibly, Super Bowl, that's a stretch.

      mik carvonmik carvon7 ditë më parë
  • i just don’t understand how a guy who played in a weak conference is “showing more” than 2 time playoff appearances and 1 natty appearance

    Captain PlaytexCaptain Playtex11 ditë më parë
    • @Jeb jebster I watched every play of 2020, Your wrong on Wilson, He had the 2nd best offensive line in the country and he was throwing to the highest rated skill position players in the entire country. He was pressured 3-4 times per game and his recievers saved him a lot. He constantly makes throws he shouldn't have that WILL be intercepted at thr PRO level.

      Joe CampioneJoe Campione5 ditë më parë
    • @troll Heyman no they didn’t and you can make a decision yourself watch trubisky and Wilson college highlights you will see they are nowhere close

      Jeb jebsterJeb jebster9 ditë më parë
    • You probably don’t understand because you don’t watch as much football as nfl scouts

      Jason GriffinJason Griffin9 ditë më parë
    • @TheHighlanderprime people said he same thing about mitch trubisky

      troll Heymantroll Heyman10 ditë më parë
    • @troll Heyman He got himself out of Pressure from the tapes I saw; you’re not giving him enough credit. Additionally, his throws thread the needle with perfect placements most times. That’s high QB instinct.

      TheHighlanderprimeTheHighlanderprime10 ditë më parë
  • Zach better

    KingJordanKingJordan11 ditë më parë
  • Justin will thrive under the 49ers, not the Jets

    mik carvonmik carvon11 ditë më parë
  • Zach has never competed against top schools like Clemson, Ohio State or Bama. He had a bad season a year ago, all hype!

    mik carvonmik carvon11 ditë më parë
    • @Ronnie Kregar I actually liked Jake Fromm, had he worked on being more mobile, he would've been starting in the NFL. Now, where is he? Bills QB backup warming up the bench. As for talent, Fields was and is more talented, but coach smart was loyal and kept Fromm. Fields left UG & landed in OSU so he can be in the position that he's in now. That was the right thing to do. Wouldn't you do the same if you were in his position?

      mik carvonmik carvon5 ditë më parë
    • @Ronnie Kregar Thats where you are wrong his recievers were like Rice, Calvin Johnson and TO compared to the competition. They caught everything watch the tape, one of his recievers was second in the nation in beating man coverage. You take one of the top performing defensive lines in the country he was pressured on average 3 times a game. He was a disaster when pressured.

      Joe CampioneJoe Campione5 ditë më parë
    • @Ronnie Kregar well, maybe not bad in the sense that he did better than I would. But he certainly didn't step up to the plate when it mattered. He is 2-4 against good competition so it wasn't just a fluke against Coastal. Just wondering why Wilson is a lock-in at #2 and no one is nit picking his most important game this season, while Fields is getting torn down for two games (which OSU actually won), and perhaps more strikingly, not being praised enough for the Clemson game. Are they receiving the same criticism?

      DJ HumbleDJ Humble6 ditë më parë
    • @Sampson Simpson lol, I stand corrected. But the transfer thing still isnt a good look. They're both good prospects, but to say Zack Wilson is a Trubisky like pick, I don't buy that. I never liked Trubisky, Zach Wilson the real full disclosure though, I wouldn't hate it if we took Justin Fields. Def more excited abo6Zack Wilson though

      Ronnie KregarRonnie Kregar6 ditë më parë
    • @UC2bivAAWWthuQ5FEb49cgTw Dwayne Haskins was gone before he got there my dude, and he was a unproven true freshman going against the guy who was one play away from leading Georgia to 5he national title, had nothing to do with “beating him out” and everything to do with Kirby showing loyalty to frohm.

      Sampson SimpsonSampson Simpson6 ditë më parë
  • Athletic Intelligence Quotient (AIQ), Justin Fields scored the highest (a perfect score of 130) on this test than ANY other athlete since its inception and out of 6500 participants that include Elite Pro QBs...Fields is a legit genius!!!

    bigdap100bigdap10011 ditë më parë
    • @BrewCity Badazz ikr lol

      Famous dreFamous dre7 ditë më parë
    • @Daniel Tayong yup

      Famous dreFamous dre7 ditë më parë
    • @Sampson Simpson yup be careful the saints might choose him

      Famous dreFamous dre7 ditë më parë
    • He's very smart and it goes to show he can read defenses but at Ohio state that offensive system wasn't dedicated to that

      Famous dreFamous dre7 ditë më parë
    • Yup even higher than Patrick mahomes and Josh Allen

      Famous dreFamous dre7 ditë më parë
  • New QB with a low cap number.

    edwin avilaedwin avila11 ditë më parë
  • Justin Fields is better than Zach Wilson, yet the have the 49ers stupidly passing on him for a statue in Mac Jones. It doesnt make any sense

    Nicholas SuarezNicholas Suarez11 ditë më parë
    • @Billy Mills bro Fields been ranked #2 for a min. He's hands down without question the better option. Tell me why he's not

      B MillsB Mills6 ditë më parë
    • Zach is better than Fields. But time will tell. I'm leaving it here. Zach Wilson will be an elite QB in the NFL. He is the most prepared QB in the draft to start in the NFL day one. Zach is the 2nd pick in one of the strongest QB drafts in history. Some well-respected experts even rank him above Trevor L., including Chris Simms and Joe Theisman. And he has been compared to Rodgers and Mahomes who are locked in Hall of Famers. Within 5 years Zach will be one of the leading QBs in the NFL. And many have said that Zach has a brilliant football mind. The Jets can have Justin and then my 9ers will get Zach and create a new dynasty.

      Josh OelrichJosh Oelrich9 ditë më parë
    • @Jason Griffin ok bud 😂

      Nicholas SuarezNicholas Suarez9 ditë më parë
    • @Nicholas Suarez scouts are obviously saying Zach Wilson and Mac Jones are better. The only “scouts” you are listening to are ESPN analysts

      Jason GriffinJason Griffin9 ditë më parë
    • Pretty simple. Its all about white privilage.

      Keith BrownKeith Brown10 ditë më parë
  • fields better but if he can get outta bad situation with jets then ill be happy

    Stephen H. SmithStephen H. Smith11 ditë më parë
  • I'm just pissed Niners will probably get Mac Jones.

    Rafael AriasRafael Arias11 ditë më parë
    • @Billy Mills He can't run. Did you see how physically buff he was on his Pro day? He looked like he had one too many twinkies

      mik carvonmik carvon7 ditë më parë
    • Its all about white priviledge.

      Keith BrownKeith Brown10 ditë më parë
    • Mac Jones is the best QB in the Draft. Dont be fooled from all the hype

      Billy MillsBilly Mills10 ditë më parë
    • No he not it fields they want a runner

      Mitchell GoldschmidtMitchell Goldschmidt10 ditë më parë
    • Why?

      Y4LYFE YTY4LYFE YT11 ditë më parë
  • Wilson is better but not if drafted by jets

    Steven ZouSteven Zou11 ditë më parë
  • It is incredible how blacks have a different microscope than white QBs. The Bears picked Mitch Tribisky who was not the starter at NC over Mahomes and Watson. Now Fields who played versus better competition and beat better competition is ranked behind a player that lost to Coastal Carolina.

    Ashamed AmericanAshamed American11 ditë më parë
    • @mik carvon Wilson and Trubisky situation isn’t comparable. If Mac Jones goes before fields it’s because skin

      GarenthalGarenthal7 ditë më parë
    • Yup

      Famous dreFamous dre7 ditë më parë
    • It's unfortunate, but the Billionaire NFL owners dictate who they want to represent their teams. It's sad that skin color take precedence over skills. Trubinsky was a perfect example. All hype by sports media and he's not the starting QB.

      mik carvonmik carvon7 ditë më parë
    • @Garenthal tua is not black btw

      Famous dreFamous dre10 ditë më parë
    • And Tua went before Herbert

      GarenthalGarenthal11 ditë më parë
  • Yes pass up on Fields So his career doesn’t get ruined

    Ralon MatlockRalon Matlock11 ditë më parë
    • @Eagle Fang let me’re a white man.

      bigdap100bigdap1006 ditë më parë
    • @Egerton Bullock Yawn... okay Skip Bayless

      Eagle FangEagle Fang7 ditë më parë
    • Zach Wilson (Silver Spoon) will not be able to win over the Jets locker room! He will be worse than Gino Smith. Silver spoon is untested and the locker room knows it! Those players who played for and against Alabama, Ohio State, Clemson, etc, know that Silver Spoon does not have that kind of competition. He will be viewed as a good high school prospect who is now in the league.

      Egerton BullockEgerton Bullock7 ditë më parë
    • @Eagle Fang I see you

      BROKBROK8 ditë më parë
    • @BROK because when you put out thoughtless comments i have a right to trash you how i see fit =]

      Eagle FangEagle Fang8 ditë më parë
  • I am 12 teams passed on Mahomes

    12st Numbers12st Numbers11 ditë më parë
  • LMAO how do yall know zach wilson is better???

    music head 504music head 50411 ditë më parë
    • Has he played against Ohio State? Bama? or Clemson? Case closed.

      mik carvonmik carvon11 ditë më parë
    • The reach is dudes(including me), only seen Zach this year. Justin balled out his Sophomore season and started great this season. If it weren't for covid, he would've went crazy. Practices were canceled, players had to sit out. The season was crazy. If he played Indiana and Northwestern again, he would destroy them. Just like he did a year before💪🏾💪🏾💪🏾🚀...check the tape💪🏾

      Jay DayJay Day11 ditë më parë
  • go back and watch Zach at BYU this past season. It's a lot of clean pockets, wide receivers overmatching inferior competition, well designed plays scheming people wide open. I have the same concerns about Zach Wilson's ability to handle adversity as I do Mac Jones because he didn't face any in college. Then you watch Justin Fields vs Alabama and he's playing under TERRIBLE conditions. Zero running game, constant pressure in his face, playing from behind the whole game, receivers not getting open. yet Fields put a lot of good stuff on film that game and I left being impressed by what I saw and how it could translate to the NFL where pockets are muddy and you have to be able to handle it. We'll see how Zach Wilson pans out I like him as a prospect but the notion that he is hands down better than Fields is false.

    AlphaDwgAlphaDwg11 ditë më parë
    • @KingJordan 👌🏾

      Jay DayJay Day11 ditë më parë
    • @KingJordan you can have that opinion buddy we will see. I've said my piece. Lets just hope he's the same QB when facing a consistent pass rush lol

      AlphaDwgAlphaDwg11 ditë më parë
    • @Jay Day I know, and Zach is better

      KingJordanKingJordan11 ditë më parë
    • @KingJordan having a better year and being better are 2 totally different things.

      Jay DayJay Day11 ditë më parë
    • Nope Zach better

      KingJordanKingJordan11 ditë më parë
  • Justin Fields QB1

    Lord VaderLord Vader11 ditë më parë
    • @Mel Turnboo no on Lance dude...he played 1 game this year, he 20 years old, and averages 15 passes per game.

      bigdap100bigdap10011 ditë më parë
    • Niners gets feild are trey lance they will be deadly with that offense

      Mel TurnbooMel Turnboo11 ditë më parë
    • @bigdap100 The Media just loves to push narratives. Thats why I don't watch espn

      Lord VaderLord Vader11 ditë më parë
    • Athletic Intelligence Quotient (AIQ), Justin Fields scored the highest (a perfect score of 130) on this test than ANY other athlete since its inception and out of 6500 participants that include Elite Pro QBs...Fields is a legit genius!!!

      bigdap100bigdap10011 ditë më parë
    • @Aaronde Pitts because it’s a good draft prospect wise

      Steven ZouSteven Zou11 ditë më parë
  • I love Mel! I absolutely hate Todd Mcshay. Mel speaks about facts and Todd just loves to have stupid takes

    Sadat AlamSadat Alam11 ditë më parë
    • Idk how Todd is still employed

      Drew SteeleDrew Steele11 ditë më parë
    • @Sadat Alam not just quarterbacks lmaoo twlent in general todd is awful

      Nagato UzumakiNagato Uzumaki11 ditë më parë
    • @Qadr Abdul-Salaam no one is worse than Todd Mcshay. He for the last 4-5 years is just awful and Evaluating QBs

      Sadat AlamSadat Alam11 ditë më parë
    • They’re both incompetent, but Mel came to his senses.

      Qadr Abdul-SalaamQadr Abdul-Salaam11 ditë më parë