"I'm excited", said Beane. He can stretch the field, has excellent vision with seeing one on one match-ups, and loves the big moments that have set him apart from the other Qb's in this year's draft, with the exception of Lamar Jackson. Jacksonville will gladly bring him in to compete with Blake Bortles for the starting spot, and don't be surprised if they make a move up the board to go get him.
Nine months of work has led up to this point, and I can't begin to express my elation at this point. The NFL Draft is around the corner and so is the Bills 2018 Draft Special, presented by New Era.
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After trading down with the Kansas City Chiefs past year, the Bills own the 22nd pick in the first round in addition to their 12th overall selection from Cincinnati.
Mayfield is a shade over 6 foot, and that's usually a deal breaker in the first round. There are quite a few teams that could use some running back help, but those same teams in the first 10 picks also have other holes that could be filled with another prospect.
3 - The range for the first five QBs off the boardWith the draft on Thursday, we will finally know which quarterback will be drafted to which team.
Since Sam Bradford in 2010, the Big 12 hasn't produced a steady hand under center, and you can even argue that Bradford's hand isn't quite steady with the injuries that have plagued him for much of his career. This will be my third attempt at a full first-round National Football League mock draft and if I'm lucky, it'll be my most accurate.
And a darn good one, Mayock insisted.
MASON RUDOLPH, Oklahoma State: Mobility. "You've got all sorts of things that you have to weigh in there". "I'm going to do it in my way, and I think that's the best way to do it". Can he drive the ball? So I'm very bullish on this kid.
Winning offensive MVP honors at the Senior Bowl should squelch concerns about his college competition and working through four offensive coordinators with the Spiders. Shurmur also likes what he's seen from Davis Webb.
"Mental reps are huge. So learning from those who are taking the reps and putting yourself (mentally) in that position, that's what I did", Lauletta said.