Bills' Josh Allen Stumbles in Loss to Rodgers-less Jets 


Aaron Rodgers Injured 

The story begins with Aaron Rodgers' Achilles tendon injury early in his debut game with the New York Jets, setting the stage for an unexpected turn of events. 

Bills' Favorable Position 

With Rodgers out, the Buffalo Bills appeared to have an easy path to a season-opening win at MetLife Stadium. 

Josh Allen's Struggles 

Josh Allen, the Bills' Pro Bowl quarterback, had one of his worst games in the NFL, turning the ball over four times with three interceptions and a late fumble. 

Jets' Overtime Victory 

The Jets managed to secure a thrilling 22-16 overtime victory, thanks in part to a 65-yard punt return by rookie Xavier Gipson. 

Jordan Whitehead's Impact 

Jets safety Jordan Whitehead played a pivotal role, making all the interceptions, including two ill-advised deep passes and another key interception along the sideline. 

Garrett Wilson's Spectacular Touchdown 

Garrett Wilson's juggling touchdown tied the game at 13 late in regulation, setting the stage for a dramatic finish. 

Allen's Self-Critique 

Josh Allen acknowledged his role in the loss, expressing his frustration at forcing passes and taking responsibility for the outcome. 

Buffalo's Overtime Struggles 

With this loss, Josh Allen's record in overtime games dropped to 0-5, highlighting a recurring challenge for the Bills.