Dec 28, 2017; San Diego, CA, USA; Former NFL and Washington State Cougars player Ryan Leaf looks on before the game against the Michigan State Spartans in the 2017 Holiday Bowl at SDCCU Stadium.  Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports

Ryan Leaf had a hilariously perfect response to Mel Kiper Jr.’s first mock draft, which had Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen going No. 1 overall to the Cleveland Browns.

Many people don’t understand why Allen is considered a top quarterback prospect given how bad his statistics were this season. CBS Sports analyst Barrett Sallee made a point of that on Twitter:

Leaf, who once upon a time was a highly regarded prospect coming out of college at Washington State, shared this response on Twitter:

Leaf went No. 2 overall to the Chargers in 1998, while the Colts happily took Peyton Manning at No. 1. Manning went on to have a Hall of Fame career in Indianapolis, while Leaf turned into a massive bust. Perhaps Leaf is seeing Kiper make the same mistake all over again by going with a high-ceiling player.

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