Zach Wilson, QB (NYJ)

Could return in 4-6 weeks

Wilson (knee) could return in four to six weeks after successful surgery Tuesday on his meniscus, Jeff Howe of The Athletic reports.

While everything went according to plan with the surgery, prior timeline estimates of 2-4 weeks may not have accounted for the possibility of a severe bone bruise or the Jets' reported desire to take a cautious approach with their second-year quarterback. Howe says it's "not entirely out of the question that Wilson could operate on accelerated timeline" and play Week 1, but it doesn't sound especially likely, with Adam Schefter of ESPN reporting that Joe Flacco is "in line to start the regular-season opener" against Baltimore.

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Catches, throws TDs in season debut

Wilson completed 18 of 36 passes for 252 yards, one touchdown and two interceptions in Sunday's 24-20 win over Pittsburgh. He added 15 rushing yards on two attempts and a two-yard touchdown catch.

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Says he's 100 percent

Wilson (knee) was a full practice participant Wednesday and said he's "100 percent ready" to play this Sunday in Pittsburgh.

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QB | NYJ

Set to resume backup duties

Flacco is set to resume backup duties Week 4 after Jets head coach Robert Saleh announced Wednesday that Zach Wilson (knee) has been medically cleared and will start Sunday's game against the Steelers, Rich Cimini of ESPN.com reports.

Zach Wilson

Zach Wilson

QB | NYJ

In line to start Sunday

Jets head coach Robert Saleh said Wednesday that Wilson (knee) has been medically cleared and will start Sunday's game against the Steelers if the quarterback responds well to practice activity this week.