Ashtyn Davis still doesn’t have a car in New Jersey. So every day, the Jets safety rides a bike to practice.
The 2020 third-round pick has been staying at a hotel near the Jets’ training facility in Florham Park all season, so he has happily made the quick 10-minute rides each day.
Then it got cold, though the California native still doesn’t mind. He’s got his snow jacket and gloves for that.
While his transportation hasn’t changed, Davis’s rookie season has progressed with more opportunities on the field as the 2020 season has wore on.
Davis started the year with a role on special teams and some opportunities on defense, sometimes joining the group in three-safety packages. Then starting safety Bradley McDougald went on IR following Week 7, vaulting Davis into a starting role for the time being.
“It’s been fun. It’s a learning experience for me, playing strong safety,