This draft season, as part of the partnership between Draft Breakdown and The Scouting Academy, I was one of the multiple students assigned to write the “official scouting reports” for players in the 2016 NFL Draft on their Draft Breakdown player page. As one of the QB page members, I was tasked with evaluating multiple late-round quarterbacks, namely: Jacoby Brissett, Dak Prescott, Cardale Jones, Kevin Hogan, Jake Rudock and Brandon Allen.
Now that the draft is over, I wanted to share my final scouting reports, along with thoughts on value, scheme fit and overall evaluation for each player. Feel free to reach out on Twitter (@DBRyan_Dukarm) with your thoughts.
Name: Jacoby Brissett
College: North Carolina State
Draft Position: 29th pick of the 3rd round, 91st overall
Draft Team: New England Patriots
Post Draft Thoughts: I evaluated Brissett as a backup quarterback with developmental upside, and in that sense I (read more…)