It just demonstrates that when every other person had concerns about Ryan Fitzpatrick starting the season, Jameis stayed positive about his back up and even anticipated that he would come out lighting it up. Regardless of whether or not it would result in him riding the pine, Jameis Winston is a team player and wants his team and fellow teammates to succeed.
Jameis Winston has completed his three-game suspension after today and will be returning to the team on Tuesday morning. With Ryan Fitzpatrick likely retaining the starting role after Winston’s return, it definitively acknowledges the concept of a quarterback controversy in Tampa.
Now is likely the time that trade rumors of Jameis Winston will begin surfacing, however, nothing at this point indicates that would be the case moving forward.
Adam Schefter of ESPN originally reported Jameis Winston’s prediction.