When Mike White came onto the field in 2021, no one expected competence let alone greatness, yet his injury-forced starts proved he could sling it at an NFL level.
Now as Zach Wilson's replacement one year later, he shined like a diamond.
Wilson was forced to watch his offense rumble through a decrepit Bears defense while rain was falling on his green hood like a modern day Anakin Skywalker. The era of the Mormon Manziel could be over, it's El Norté Blanco's time to shine.
Head coach Robert Saleh has voiced his support, with a little read-between-the-lines dig at his benched playboy QB.
Sitting pretty at 7-4 with a stellar defense and some exciting playmakers on offense, all the Jets needed was a QB who kept the ship steady. Mike White, who after one game is now just one TD pass behind Wilson on the season, is the guy to get them there.
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