This week, Zach Wilson will not only not play but also not suit up.

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The starting quarterback for the New York Jets has been benched.

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Mike White will take over for Wilson as starting quarterback for the Jets this week.

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Joe Flacco will serve as the New York Jets backup quarterback. 

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Wilson admitted that he botched Sunday's postgame news conference.

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Wilson said, "It was deserved. The way I handled the situation wasn't right.

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He added I got to be a better football player and a better leader.

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He also took accountability for his poor performance in a loss to the Patriots.

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"Almost like he didn’t care until he got benched…," one fan added.

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"Good thing he waited until he found out he was benched. That way they know it’s legit," another fan wrote.

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Fans shocked by Metcalf's first foul penalty of the 2022 season

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