The following browsers are supported: Chrome, Edge (v80 and later), Firefox and Safari. Starting out as an offensive player, Davis did not really understand defense until he walked-on at Cal (courtesy of his track and field prowess). Safety Ashtyn Davis (groin) was limited for the second straight day. He never stops. FLORHAM PARK, NJ—Sam Darnold, I call you and raise you Ashtyn Davis. (I’m) just taking care of my body and (learning) the playbook.”. ), He seem to be making me into a lier and I love it. All the details make all the difference. The New York Jets rookie safety does not yet have a car while living in New Jersey. New Jersey does not exactly offer the easiest of transportation for those without a vehicle. "I'm trying not to look too far ahead and just take it one day at a time," he said. I’ve been impressed with kind of his maturity for a rookie and he operates from day-to-day. I don’t think most of us would exactly picture Steve Carell on a bike en route to Smart Tech when thinking of this Cal speedster. “I mean, being able to play multiple spots—you could tell the guy is super sharp, makes a ton of plays, seems like the ball finds him … guy’s just got tons of energy. I mean, it’s really impressive. I’ve been finding my way around. "As I get more defensive reps and get more comfortable back there, things are definitely slowing down," he said.
DFS Podcast: Week 8 DraftKings 10-30-20 . At Santa Cruz (Calif.) High School, Davis was the big fish in a small pond as the star of a lousy football team.
With Marcus Maye currently battling injury, Ashtyn Davis has slipped right in there with the first-team. To get a good feel for this guy and who he is watch his combine interview "I got people that stay at the same spot as I do, so worst-case scenario, I'll hitch a ride," he said.
“No, not really,” Davis said when asked if getting a car was one of his immediate goals.
Scientific Injury Predictor. He’s playing high at the moment but Gregg Williams is not afraid of dropping him low when he feels it’s necessary.
You see that watching the film even if I'm not on the tape. Davis, 23, is not even thinking about a car at the moment. DS App w/ Free Agent Notifications. "But so far the biking thing has been good for me to stay focused and stay humble.
Whoever executes the little things and the details properly will probably come out on top.". I’ve been impressed.”. In Depth Research & Analysis.
CARDINALS is a registered trademark of the Arizona Cardinals LLC. Full-Time Fantasy Football Writers. “I’ve been walking mostly,” Davis added. I'm just trying to find a routine and figure out what works for me.".
I don't have a car out here, that's been my biggest challenge. How does he get to the facility everyday?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4O3sZan-UyQ&frags=wn&ab_channel=ClevelandBrowns, Add Jets X-Factor to your Google News feed, New York Jets and Kansas City Chiefs: Once AFL brothers, now polar opposites, Why Trevor Lawrence should accept the New York Jets QB challenge, Making sense of the New York Jets-Quinnen Williams trade rumors, What’s most important for the New York Jets right now involves Joe Douglas, New York Jets QB Sam Darnold isn’t concerned with the Trevor Lawrence talk, Sam Darnold to the Dallas Cowboys makes sense for the New York Jets, The Matt Rhule comment that highlights the New York Jets’ deepest issue, The 2020-1996 New York Jets comparisons are legit in every way but one, The Adam Gase-Le’Veon Bell squabble is without a New York Jets hero, Joe Flacco may give the New York Jets a better shot thanks to Adam Gase, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4O3sZan-UyQ&frags=wn&ab_channel=ClevelandBrowns.
", He added: "Everyone is an all-star up here. It is highly recommended that you use the latest versions of a supported browser in order to receive an optimal viewing experience. The Green & White Defense Has a Tall Task Facing Patrick Mahomes, Travis Kelce, Tyreek Hill & Co. RB's 7 Chain-Moving First-Half Plays vs. Buffalo Are Even Better Than They First Appeared, Jamison Crowder and Sam Ficken Doubtful for Sunday's Game vs. Kansas City.
He’s playing high at the moment but Gregg Williams is not afraid of dropping him low when he feels it’s necessary. This site is neither endorsed, nor sponsored by, nor affiliated with Arizona Cardinals or NFL Properties LLC. A lot of people are in that category right now. Log In | Sign Up | Hide Navigation ... Personalized Advice. Free Agent Finder.
That’s the scary thing when thinking about this kid. “No, not a whole lot,” Davis said after Wednesday’s practice. Shark Bites; Analysis . Jets' rookie S Ashtyn Davis lives a simple lifestyle that consists of football, taking care of his body and playing video games -- if he's not watching game film.
Ashtyn Davis will have to wait a little longer before he has a chance to show his elite speed to NFL teams.
Davis, who was selected in the third round, may not have a set of wheels off the field, but that's not the case between the lines. Welcome to Cards Wire's European Union Experience.
The former’s early-camp claim that he’d be doing nothing but hanging in his apartment and playing football has been knocked off the top shelf by the latter’s daily routine. Davis, who totaled 171 tackles, 2.5 tackles for loss, 3 forced fumbles, 19 pass defenses and 7 interceptions in 49 collegiate games, has taken 35 defensive snaps this season as well as 51 snaps on special teams. Tuesday morning, Davis picked Darnold off and brought it back to the house after he started 2-deep and crept into a robber position post-snap. So what is the kid doing outside of football? This guy is great I am glad he seems to be on the rise . The browser you are using is no longer supported on this site. After walking on to the Golden Bears football team, Davis used his speed on special teams at both kick returner and gunner in addition to on defense. Is he doing anything of note? He’s continuously making eye-popping plays at practice in many roles, special teams included.
He studies the games of many safeties, such as Earl Thomas and the Bills' Micah Hyde, whom the Jets will see Sunday, and has been a sponge in the classroom while learning from veteran Bradley McDougald and team captain Marcus Maye. Free Analysis Read All. “They also have shuttles. (To think Sam Darnold‘s story about home-to-work and nothing else was actually noteworthy is suddenly foolish. Jets' rookie S Ashtyn Davis lives a simple lifestyle that consists of football, taking care of his body and playing video games -- if he's not watching game film.
“I don’t have a car right now, so it’s pretty much here at the facilities and back home.
Tuesday morning, Davis picked Darnold off and brought it back to the house after he started 2-deep and crept into a robber position post-snap. Green & White Sign Sergio Castillo to Active Roster; Elevate LB Bryce Hager, WR Jaleel Scott, Adam Gase on Patrick Mahomes: 'He's the Best Quarterback Guy That I've Ever Seen', Adam Gase Compares Kansas City QB to Tom Brady, Peyton Manning; Marcus Maye Ready for Challenge Ahead, Green & White Will Face QB Patrick Mahomes at Kansas City in Week 8.
Ashtyn Davis cleared more than a few hurdles on his path to the draft.
And although some of his college tape showcases less-than-stellar football instincts, what he’s displaying at the NFL level in August has seemingly already surpassed those raw collegiate moments.
"It's been working well for me. It [being a rookie] has pretty much been exactly what I expected. He was limited with a foot injury. “He’s like the Energizer Bunny out there, man. ", Head Coach Said His Game Plan for a Win at KC Was 'Easier to Say, Harder to Do', Another Quiet Second-Half Dooms the Jets at Kansas City, Green & White 'D' Holds Down the Running Game & Scrambling but Chiefs QB Still Launches 5 TD Passes, Defense Can't Stop KC QB Patrick Mahomes, Travis Kelce; Defending ChampsÂ. In the NFL, however, things need to slow down for the speedster to play fast, and they are.
With the NFL almost at its midway point of the season and as the leaves change color, Davis plans to stay true to who he is even when the temperature dips, which means his wheels will only come in twos â his feet and his bicycle. It's the same game I've been playing and I'm starting to realize that and get comfortable back there.". "I think it's more so about the nerves for me. But hey, chalk it up to a Joe Douglas guy doing what he loves: football. "Trying to soak up as much as I can and going back to the details, trying to implement as many of those details when I get out on the field as I can and make sure I'm ready to go whenever my number is called. Jets Injury Report | Week 6 at Dolphins - Wednesday Breshad Perriman Back as a Limited Participant at Practice on Wednesday. With WRs Jamison Crowder & Breshad Perriman Out, Will QB Sam Darnold & Green & White Turn to the Run? With Marcus Maye currently battling injury, Ashtyn Davis has slipped right in there with the first-team. I bike to work every day and it's keeping me grounded. “I think he’s doing exactly what we’d hoped he would do when we drafted him,” Gase said of Davis.
"It's been working well for me.
The next obvious question was … well, obvious.
It’s not as though he’s been playing defense his entire life. The hard-working safety continues to improve each day. Ashtyn Davis Latest Fantasy Football News 2020 | Shark Bites | Draft Sharks. Folks, this is not Manhattan. He was a walk on to the University of California track & field team (60- and 110-meter hurdles) and was a four-time All-American, qualifying for the NCAA Track & Field Championships in 2018. After all, the kid can do everything, which includes a daily work commute sans a vehicle. "I'm trying not to look too far ahead and just take it one day at a time," he said. It’s not too far.”.