NFL star Jameis Winston believe he’s still ‘championship caliber’ QB, reveals why he’s staying with Saints

Jameis Winston wrote in a social media put up on Wednesday that he believes he’s nonetheless a “championship caliber beginning quarterback,” however is selecting to stick with the New Orleans Saints to see the crew win a Tremendous Bowl.Winston defined his resolution to return to the Saints and certain be the backup to Derek Carr, who signed a four-year cope with the crew earlier this month.CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COM Jameis Winston of the Saints on the sphere through the Las Vegas Raiders sport at Caesars Superdome on Oct. 30, 2022, in New Orleans. (Sean Gardner/Getty Pictures)”First, I really like this metropolis. In all of my skilled profession, I’ve by no means felt so culturally in tune with a fan base,” Winston defined on Instagram. “The Saints followers that I’ve met have been unbelievable. Y’all have made me and my household really feel at residence. That’s the reason final season was so disappointing to me. I wish to see this crew and metropolis succeed. I do know nice issues are forward for this crew, and this metropolis! I used to be led right here by the spirit that’s why I’d by no means run away from this new problem.  Jameis Winston of the New Orleans Saints rolls out towards the Panthers at Financial institution of America Stadium on Sept. 25, 2022, in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Grant Halverson/Getty Pictures)”The issues that led me listed below are nonetheless right here. A secure group, a championship caliber crew, and an awesome fan base. This yr’s crew like final yr’s crew is constructed to win a Tremendous Bowl. Let there be little question, I’m nonetheless a championship caliber beginning quarterback on this league. Nevertheless, getting wholesome and staying wholesome is my primary precedence and I’ve suffered three devastating accidents over the past two years. I want to remain wholesome to help this crew in attending to the place we wish to go.WINNIPEG JETS JOIN IN ON THE AARON RODGERS HYPE”Most significantly, I want to remain wholesome to get me the place I wish to go in my profession! With that being mentioned, I’ll serve and lead nonetheless I have to see this group and metropolis win! I’m proud to say for another yr, at the least Who Dat!”The one-time Professional Bowl quarterback has solely performed in 14 video games for the Saints since he joined them in 2020. Devastating accidents have saved him off the sphere. Jameis Winston of the New Orleans Saints warms up for the Buccaneers sport at Raymond James Stadium on Dec. 5, 2022, in Tampa, Florida. (Julio Aguilar/Getty Pictures)CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APPHe has 2,103 passing yards and 18 touchdowns in these appearances. Ryan Gaydos is a senior editor for Fox Information Digital.