Originally posted on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 4/26/12

Another one of our top 5 quarterbacks in the 2012 draft, Oklahoma State's Brandon Weeden, 6’4 218 lbs.

Positives:
The leader of Oklahoma State's explosive offense, he'll need to transition from a spread offense to a pro-style offense. The transition is the same Blaine Gabbert had/has to make, but with probably better results. Weeden can make all the throws; he displays solid pocket awareness in being able to slide laterally with time to make the throw. Weeden’s top quality is his accuracy and he shows a nice touch on short and intermediate routes. Weeden does well to keep his eyes downfield through his progressions and not telegraphing where he wants to throw the ball. He is 28 years old, but that's not to say there’s no place in the NFL for him.

Negatives:
Weeden will have to learn to deal with pressure up the middle by staying patient with his feet and make good throws with a shorter delivery. Weeden's mobility is limited and he is average at throwing the ball when on the move. He sometimes requires space to set his feet and has a long wind up delivering the football.

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