The Jets have been a mess for most of the year, but you cannot overstate how much quarterback Sam Darnold’s battle with mono earlier this season set the franchise back.
The Raiders have two players with an injury status for Sunday’s game. Backup offensive tackle David Sharpe (calf) is out and will not make the trip to the East Coast.
Raiders slot corner Lamarcus Joyner and Jets defensive coordinator Gregg Williams share a strong bond.
When linebacker Preston Brown arrived in the Raiders locker room, there were a few faces familiar to him, but there was only one with a clever nickname.