If it weren’t for the NFL’s penchant for stupidly reaching for unworthy QB’s in the draft, I’d drop all these clowns. It just doesn’t seem like these guys are top overall pick type players, even though I happen to like them all a great deal. However, with two of my three “Favorites” needing a QB, you can bet at least one of these guys gets his name called at or very near the top of the draft. On the plus side, at least there’s drama in the draft his year!
Let’s see where things stand through seven weeks:
The Prizes (QB’s only)
Third Prize: E.J. Manuel, Florida State
Stats: 8-16, 282 YDS, 2 TD in 48-7 W over Duke
Season Stats: 2315 YDS, 16 TD, 4 INT, 70.0%, 10.1 Y/A
Breakdown: Manuel has remained a fairly under-the-radar prospect, with the majority of scouting sites ranking him as a second round prospect at best. That’s fine, I guess, but while Geno Smith and Matt Barkley have been putting up stinkers and “meh” performances over the past few weeks, the E.J. M