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New York Jets Release First Photo Of Zach Wilson In Gotham Green Game Uniform

Jun 14, 2021, 3:34 PM
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Zach Wilson holds a jersey onstage after being drafted second by the New York Jets during round one of the 2021 NFL Draft at the Great Lakes Science Center on April 29, 2021 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
(Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – The New York Jets shared the first photo of former BYU quarterback Zach Wilson wearing his No. 2 NFL jersey in the team’s Gotham Green color.

New York shared photos and videos of its players, including Wilson, on social media from the organization’s media day on Monday, June 14.

The Jets shared a photo of Wilson in a No. 2 green Jets jersey for the first time.

Alongside the photos, the team captioned the Instagram with “2,” Wilson’s jersey number.

 

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Wilson was selected by the Jets with the No. 2 overall pick in the 2021 NFL Draft on April 29.

The former BYU QB and the Jets will play three preseason contests before the 2020 regular season. New York’s first preseason game and Wilson’s debut on the field will take place on August 14.

Wilson and the Jets will open the regular season against the Carolina Panthers on September 12.

Kyle Ireland is a Locals in the NFL Insider for KSLSports.com and host of the Yards After College Podcast. Follow him on Twitter (@kyleireland) and Instagram (@kyleirelandksl).

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