Jets rookie Jalen Saunders not sure what medical issue he has

New York Jets rookie wide receiver Jalen Saunders said he's still not sure what happened to him when a medical issue caused him to drive his car off the road.

“I’m not sure what it is,” Saunders said. “That’s why I got the tests done on me. I’m still waiting on information to get back from the team doctors. So whenever I figure out what is going on with my body, I’ll be happy to share what’s going on.”

The fourth-round draft pick won't play this week against the New York Giants, but Saunders says he's not worried about his football career.

Saunders is projected to be the Jets' punt returner.

“I still have a bright future ahead of me,” Saunders said. “That’s my gut feeling. I’ve got God by my side, so that’s all that matters.”

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun

Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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