Despite losing to the Texans 29-22, Jets quarterback Sam Darnold received high praise from both teammates and opponents following Saturday’s contest. The 21-year-old Darnold threw for 253 yards and two touchdowns while completing 63% of his passes (24-of-38). The No. 3 overall pick in April’s draft posted a rating of 100.0, his third time this season eclipsing the century mark (Week 1 vs. DET, Week 6 vs. IND).
Here’s what the players had to say: