Kids Troy Niklas Jersey Saquon Barkley took one quick glance at his phone and could exhale.
Authentic Cameron Maybin Jersey This wasn’t about making a statement on聽37-year-old quarterback Eli Manning. It was about supporting Manning (whose O-line protection got a boost with the free agent signing of left tackle Nate Solder) with a dynamic weapon capable of scoring any time he touches the football, about adding the perfect complement to a potent wide receiver corps led by Odell Beckham, Jr.
Barkley knows. It’s kind of like pick your poison, he said.
The career arcs of Barkley and Darnold, the Southern California quarterback chosen No. 3 overall by the New York Jets 鈥?rated by several analysts as the top passer in the draft 鈥?will provide some sizzling competition in the coming years as they coexist in the nation’s largest media market.
However, leading up to the draft, the public opinion of the top quarterback shifted from聽 USC’s Sam Darnold聽to a dead heat聽between Darnold and Wyoming’s Josh Allen. Mayfield, meanwhile, always carried the billing of the third- or fourth-best quarterback, according to most draft analysts. Undersized at just under 6-1 and 215 pounds with a healthy confidence 鈥?which some view as arrogance 鈥?Mayfield often seemed to be plagued by聽off-field incidents.
But the Browns never did view Mayfield in the same tainted light because he doesn’t fit the mold.
He’s an outlier, and he’s an outlier (who’s) really good, coach Hue Jackson said of Mayfield. This guy is as good a quarterback coming out, statistically, as there has ever been.
Mayfield broke down in tears upon receiving the phone call from the Browns. He had decided not to attend the draft at AT&T Stadium in Dallas, but instead spent the evening at his parents’ home, surrounded by family.
It was the best feeling, Mayfield said via conference call. It was just an unbelievable feeling 鈥?coming from my story 鈥?only something I could’ve dreamed of, becoming a reality.
When Womens Thomas Rawls Jersey they evaluate talent during the roster construction process,聽Browns general manager John Dorsey and draft consultant Scot McCloughan don’t always pay attention to聽measurables. Instead, they put great stock in the size of a player’s heart and intensity of his drive.