Williamson now leaves a winless Jets team (0-8) and joins an undefeated Steelers team (7-0). The move is also the second time this season that the Jets have traded a player after playing a game on Sunday. The first player was defensive tackle Steve McLendon, who was traded to the Buccaneers earlier this season. The Jets also traded defensive end Jordan Willis to the 49ers earlier in the week.
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Williamson was so excited about the trade that he didn't even get out of his Jets uniform while seeking a ride to Pittsburgh.
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Next stop...Pittsburgh📍#SteelCity #steelers #steelersnation #pittsburgh
A post shared by Avery Williamson (@awilliamson54) on Nov 1, 2020 at 9:17pm PST
Williamson's Instagram post was met with thousands of comments, one of which was another former Jets star.
Jamal Adams, who had a public feud with the Jets during the offseason before being traded to the Seahawks, commented on Williamson's post. The two