Jason Fitz is joined by Yahoo Sports senior NFL reporters Charles Robinson and Jori Epstein as they go behind the scenes and attempt to get to the bottom of the latest storylines around the NFL. The hosts start with the news that Zach Wilson will be the starting quarterback of the New York Jets once again, and the hosts agree it’s time we all stop talking about the Jets – they are who they are at this point in the season.
Next, Fitz, Charles and Jori dive into the AFC playoff race, as the news of Trevor Lawrence’s ankle injury makes the race for the first seed even more complicated. All agree that the Kansas City Chiefs’ historic streak of home playoff games is especially important to maintain for them this season.
Later, Charles has talked to scouts and people in NFL front offices on the projected top two picks in the 2024 NFL Draft, Caleb Williams and Drake Maye, and he breaks down what he’s hearing as far as how the two prospects are seen by NFL organizations on and off the field. The Dallas Cowboys face off against the Philadelphia Eagles this week in a game that has huge implications for the NFC, and the trio break down the potential ramifications of the news that Cowboys head coach Mike McCarthy has appendicitis. Charles and Jori give insight into Dak Prescott’s upcoming contract negotiations, as he appears to hold all of the leverage.
Source: Yahoo Sports