No, New York Jets quarterback Sam Darnold didn’t spot precise apparitions Monday evening at MetLife Stadium.
With the Jets trailing the Patriots, 24-0, the ESPN broadcast caught a mic’d up Darnold on the bench saying, “I’m seeing ghosts.”
After his group’s 33-Zero loss, Darnold clarified he was referring to his area imaginative and prescient.
“I feel, for me, after I discuss to the coaches, I simply acquired to be straight up,” Darnold stated. “For me, I simply acquired to see the sphere quite a bit higher. That’s form of what which means. It was a tough day on the market, powerful evening on the market. Clearly, I acquired to be higher.”
It certainly was a tricky evening for Darnold. The 21-year-old quarterback threw 4 interceptions, was sacked as soon as, and misplaced a fumble. He logged a career-low 73 passing yards.
“Clearly, that first choose, it wasn’t feeling,” Darnold stated. “Proper there, that’s the one I’d wish to have again. As a result of if I don’t throw that, I really feel like it’s a completely different sport. It’s straightforward to say that after the loss like that, however I simply gotta play quite a bit higher, and us as an offense and collectively as a group, we have to get higher, and we are going to.”