Saints WR Michael Thomas enhancing in restoration; Jets making rookie CB earn ‘Sauce’ nickname

The Jets are making rookie cornerback Ahmad “Sauce” Gardner earn his nickname this season. “We informed him if he will get two pick-sixes within the preseason, then we would give him Sauce,” veteran linebacker C.J. Mosley stated on Inside Coaching Camp Stay. “And it is bought to be in opposition to the 1s, too, so no 2s, 3s, backups, all that. Greater than possible, we’ll begin calling him Sauce when he makes an enormous play within the common season.” Robert Saleh can be participating within the crew’s initiative by calling him “A.G.” within the meantime. The Jets head coach informed reporters Friday that he likes what he is seen so removed from the No. 4 general decide. “He is bought a mindset and a chip on his shoulder. I’ve by no means seen a rookie speak a lot trash, however it’s good,” Saleh stated. “He is an attention-grabbing younger man. Love the place he is at mentally. He is nonetheless bought a protracted solution to go when it comes to understanding the sport and all that off, however he is a sponge and he is taking all of it in.” Becoming a member of ITC Stay after Mosley revealed the crew’s goal-setting motion, Gardner is blissful to earn it again. “That is what I would like — that is the way it was in Cincy,” he stated. “I would not have it another method.”