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Today I had the pleasure to talk with several NFL scouts and pick there brains about the Quarterbacks in the upcoming draft. Last year if you would have told me that Matt Barkley would be a second rounder I would have told you, your crazy. I still feel the same way this year, so I asked a few NFL scouts what they thought and it seemed as if they had a difference of opinions. I talked to 4 NFL Scouts and asked them today about Barkley and the other quarterbacks in the group.
Two of the NFL scouts said very quickly that Barkley was by far the best quarterback, one said that he thought Geno Smith was the best and one said that he thought Mike Glennon was the best, but this team drafted later in the first round.
I asked the one scout from the AFC what he thought separated Barkley from the other quarterbacks, he said consistencey. He said Barkley has never thrown less that 15 touchdowns, has started all four years, and is a proven winner. He said if Barkley came out last year he wou...
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