Aaron Rodgers arrived on the New York Jets simply two weeks in the past, however the workforce’s head coach, Robert Saleh, is already delighted with the quarterback’s model on the sphere. In a press convention held on Friday (05), the HC stated that Rodgers is like one other coach on the sphere.
“He has been nice. I’ve by no means had a quarterback like that, together with his expertise, his communication. All of the performs speaking to the receivers, speaking to the defenders […] he is virtually one other coach there, it is spectacular,” Saleh stated.
Rodgers selected to attend the voluntary minicamp to adapt to the workforce’s offensive system, coordinated by Nathaniel Hackett, who labored with Rodgers on the Inexperienced Bay Packers from 2019 to 2021.
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“You see hearth in his eyes. He is coming to win,” Saleh stated.
On the Jets, Rodgers may have outdated acquaintances to assist him on offense. Along with Hackett coordinating, New York introduced in throughout the offseason receivers Allen Lazard and Randall Cobb, QB Tim Boyle and offensive line Billy Turner, all former Packers. For Saleh, it’s pure for Rodgers to need former teammates alongside him.
“It is quite common for brand new faces to need outdated faces to return in and assist set up a program. All the pieces is being placed on the quarterback’s account, nevertheless it’s not simply him. Hackett has one thing to do with it. He loves Randall [Cobb], he took Billy Turner with him to Denver and wished him right here […] this entire narrative of individuals making an attempt to place all the things on the quarterback, I believe it is gotten drained, nevertheless it’s a typical follow within the NFL,” he defended.
With Rodgers, the Jets are attempting to have some stability on the signal-caller place. For the reason that 2016 season, the workforce has had 11 totally different quarterbacks begin a recreation because the starter.