“We haven’t drafted a skill position player in the first round of the NFL Draft since myself, I think it would be cool if we got one and I think we just might. Whoever the pick is, I will track down his phone number and welcome him to the team”. This is a quote fromContinue reading “An Exposition: Why did the Packers take Jordan Love?”
Months of research and hype has all lead up to the NFL Draft and now that it has come and gone, it’s time to grade each team’s class. These grades are all my opinion and based off the talent and fit I see in each pick. However, I do think about three years in isContinue reading “2020 NFL Draft Grades”
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Tua Tagovailoa, Quarterback, Alabama | Year: Junior | Height: 6-1 | Weight: 219 | DNP at Combine Insane ball placement in minuscule windows and deep balls. Deadly accurate and consistently produces gorgeous touch passes even under pressure. Deliberate placement
Joe Burrow, Quarterback, LSU Year: Redshirt Senior | Height: 6-3 ½ | Weight: 221 | DNP at Combine Strengths: An extremely polished passer who has shown he can make every NFL throw to all levels of the field with pinpoint accuracy and excellent touch/ball placement. Consistently demonstrates elite football intelligence and has an exceptional understandingContinue reading “Joe Burrow Scouting Report”
Route running is just as good as any NFL receiver out there, he has shown he can run any route and perform any move asked of him nearly perfectly every time. Hands are incredible and catch balls thrown all around him. Seems to manage to come down with a shocking number of balls for his size, demonstrating his physical toughness. His run after catch ability is unparalleled and is the best I’ve seen in a number of years, has elite breakaway speed and crazy jukes, spins and other creative moves you can’t even think of.
RANK PLAYER POS SCHOOL 1 Chase Young EDGE Ohio State 2 Tua Tagovailoa QB Alabama 3 Jeffrey Okudah CB Ohio State 4 Isaiah Simmons LB Clemson 5 Joe Burrow QB LSU 6 Jerry Jeudy WR Alabama 7 Andrew Thomas OT Georgia 8 CeeDee Lamb WR Oklahoma 9 Tristan Wirfs OT Iowa 10 Derrick Brown IDLContinue reading “2020 Big Board (287 Players)”
Justin Herbert, Quarterback, Oregon Year: Senior | Height: 6-6 ¼ | Weight: 236 | pSPARQ (Combine Percentile): 88.41 Strengths: Herbert has the requisite traits that scouts will seek in an NFL quarterback – a tall and lanky frame with plenty of room left to add more muscle to his 237 lbs, an incredibly talented arm thatContinue reading “Justin Herbert Scouting Report”
Love’s natural ball placement and excellent accuracy to all levels of the field is very impressive and he has made some absolutely stunning throws. Consistently makes all types of throws and hits receivers perfectly in stride consistently. Anticipation of defenders is very good as well.
A very smart and young quarterback with a mature football processor for his age. Excellent at throwing outside the numbers – specifically back shoulder throws. Extremely good decision making, will hardly ever but the ball in harm’s way. Fromm has a very good understanding of pre/post snap reads and uses them effectively to make smart decisions.