Bryce Young has maintained he’s ‘fine’ after a couple of huge hits vs. the Jets in his preseason debut, which the Panthers misplaced 27–0.
The No. 1 general decide on this yr’s NFL draft acquired two large hits within the first quarter after dropping the ball, and was additionally despatched to turf within the second quarter by a Quinton Jefferson sack.
Nevertheless, the 5-foot-10, 204-pound passer—one of many shortest quarterbacks in league historical past—wasn’t fazed after being rolled by the Jets protection.
“Yeah, that’s part of the game,” he stated through Panther Wire.
“Football is a physical sport. It is part of the job description. You get hit – and again, that’s the game we play. It’s part of the job and you know it’s coming. That’s not something I’m thinking about. Don’t let that influence your decision making or what you’re going through.”
Bryce Young accomplished 4 of six move makes an attempt on his debut within the Panthers’ preseason
He fired Jets defensive sort out Quinton Jefferson within the second quarter of the sport
“I feel good,” he added. “Physically, I’m blessed that I don’t have one. . . I really feel good now. And once more, for me, no matter individuals could assume or assume is occurring or regardless of the expectations are, I’ve no management over that. That’s what they’re. To me, that’s not one thing I put inventory into. It’s not one thing I take into consideration.’
Young’s evening would finish after three rides and taking part in simply 11 occasions.
He accomplished 4 of his six passes for 21 yards.
After ending 7-10 final yr, the Panthers traded the No. 9 general decide, the No. 61 general decide, a 2024 first-rounder, a 2025 second-rounder and receiver DJ Moore to the Bears for the No. 1 general decide, which was used to pick Young in April.
Young, who was formally named the staff’s beginning quarterback by coach Frank Reich final month, will make his common season debut with the Falcons on Sept. 10.