His unit, initially headlined by an on-target Prescott, dropped at least 31 points in three straight games to open 2019 but totaled 34 points in Weeks 4 and 5 combined. "He's done a great job with this team". Some, believe it or not, have actually excelled - while others have dragged the Jets down into the AFC East basement once again. The Jets announced in a Twitter post that Darnold would start Sunday at home against Dallas. The Jets offense has struggled without him and the 0-4 team should get a significant boost from his return. The tension in the locker room prompted a players-only meeting on Monday.
The good news for Darnold is that he had two full days of practice last week.
"If he gets cleared, he'll start."We look at the ten sacks, two touchdowns and outstanding performance by the Eagles defense.
Fearing a concussion, the Jets pulled Falk after his ninth sack. Falk cleared concussion protocol, the team said, and is available this week. That has been a common theme during Darnold's absence, with Adam Gase's offense ranking at or near the bottom of the league in several categories.
"He's got them playing hard, and we've just got to correct a few things and we'll be back in line".