Tom Brady will face the Jets at MetLife Stadium for the first time since 2019 in Week 17, and he’ll be wearing a different jersey.
After years of torturing Gang Green with the Patriots, Brady looks as good as ever in Tampa Bay. The Jets, meanwhile, continue to flounder.
Zach Wilson enjoyed a solid game against the Jaguars’ soft defense but will face a much tougher challenge against former Jets head coach Todd Bowles’ defense. The Buccaneers boast a powerful defensive front, as well as a solid secondary. The Jets, meanwhile, still have a pretty inexperienced offense riddled with injury. New York’s defense also remains one of the worst in the league this year and could be ripped apart by Brady and the Bucs’ high-powered offense.
Here are six things fans need to know about the Buccaneers before Week 17.