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Why rookie receivers are conquering the NFL and what it means for the Jets’ Garrett Wilson

It might be easier to explain football to an alien than it is to convince a Jets fan what rookie receivers really are capable of. As NFL rookie receiving records get challenged or broken at a feverish pace, it takes combining the first-year totals of the last four receivers drafted by the Jets — Elijah Moore, Denzel Mims, Ardarius Stewart and Chad Hansen — to reach numbers in that zip code. There’s plenty of reason for skepticism. Enter Garrett Wilson, who joins the NFL one season after the rookie records for receptions (104 by the Dolphins’ Jaylen Waddle) and receiving yards (1,455...
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Garrett Wilson praises Ohio State WR lineage after latest recruiting surge

With the talent being pumped into the NFL, the incoming recruits and playmakers still on the team, the Ohio State Buckeyes wide receiver room has become one to marvel at. Months after standout pass-catchers Garrett Wilson (No. 10) and Chris Olave (No. 11) were drafted back to back in the first round of the 2022 NFL Draft, the Buckeyes have landed commitments from three of the top nine wideouts in the class of 2023.
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Jets’ Garrett Wilson has priceless reaction after discovering rookie dinner reality

Jets rookie Garrett Wilson is learning the ins and outs of the NFL as he prepares for his first professional season. The 10th overall pick in the 2022 NFL Draft recently learned one of the league’s most notorious traditions – the “rookie dinner.” The practice consists of a rookie player taking their position group out for an extravagant meal, which the rookie is then obligated to pay for in its entirety. While appearing on “The Pivot” podcast with NFL veterans Ryan Clark, Fred Taylor and Channing Crowder, Wilson revealed he was excited to take his Jets teammates out to dinner and...
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Jets' Garrett Wilson shocked over potential price of 'rookie dinner': 'They ain’t doing me for 75K'

Being an NFL rookie comes with its own challenges on the field, but New York Jets 2022 NFL Draft pick Garrett Wilson had no idea about his off-the-field obligations. The No. 10 pick out of Ohio State joined NFL veterans Ryan Clark, Fred Taylor and Channing Crowder on "The Pivot Podcast" recently and was shocked to learn that the tradition of the "rookie dinner" could likely cost him a good chunk of his rookie contract.
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Jaxon Smith-Njigba, Garrett Wilson and Chris Olave Set A New Standard for Ohio State Wide Receivers, and The Buckeyes Are Stockpiling The Talent to Build On It

Jaxon Smith-Njigba, Garrett Wilson and Chris Olave set a new standard for wide receiver excellence at Ohio State in 2021. With the talent Brian Hartline is assembling in Columbus, last season might just be the beginning of Ohio State’s emergence as “WRU.”. Ohio State’s starting trio of receivers...
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Jets Receiver Garrett Wilson Was Stunned To Learn What He’ll Pay At A Rookie Dinner

The argument can be made that the best wide receiver prospect in the 2022 NFL Draft was the second player off the board at his position. After an ultra-successful collegiate career as a member of the Ohio State Buckeyes, Garrett Wilson was the 10th overall selection by the New York Jets, a potential No. 1 receiver for second-year signal caller Zach Wilson.
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