Written by Chad Dinkins on May 22, 2015
With the 2015 NFL Draft in our rear-view mirror and a season with little writing behind me, it is now time to get a jump start and dive into the 2016 NFL Draft. Over the last four years, I have studied draft-eligible players with notes and grades but simply haven’t had the time to publish my work. I am fortunate to be given that platform through DraftBreakdown.com and am looking forward to publishing a lot more content this year.
The highlight of each and every draft is the quarterback position. I am a firm believer that the NFL will always be a league won from the pocket and this draft showed more of that line of thinking with the players selected. We only saw seven quarterbacks drafted and five were considered pocket-type passers. The major question mark on Marcus Mariota was his ability to play from the pocket with NFL concepts. Until (read more…)