Samuel Richard Darnold is an American football quarterback for the New York Jets of the National Football League. He played college football at USC. He was drafted third overall by the Jets in the 2018 NFL Draft.Darnold made his professional debut on August 10, in the first preseason game against the Atlanta Falcons, where he finished with 96 passing yards and a touchdown as the Jets won 17–0. On August 29, the Jets named Darnold the starter for Week 1 of the season after trading Teddy Bridgewater to the New Orleans Saints.
Born: June 5, 1997 (age 21 years), Capistrano Beach, California, United States