It turns out the Jets did not have to Suck for Sam to land USC quarterback Sam Darnold after all.
Gang Green selected Darnold with the No. 3-overall pick on Thursday night, a slight surprise because Darnold had been projected to go No. 1 by many people for the past month.
This isn’t to say that Mayfield can’t play. It’s that he’s not worth that high a pick, by a long shot.
The bottom line with the Browns is the reason they are, well, the Browns, is they blow key opportunities like this one. Teams cannot waste top picks and still survive as a franchise.
Maybe one day, maybe even next year, I will be writing an apology to the Browns and Mayfield.
By now, you’ve probably heard about the racist tweets from 2012 and 2013, first reported by Yahoo, from quarterback Josh Allen, who was drafted No. 7 by Buffalo. There are many things to examine about this story on numerous levels.
The place to begin is with reaction around the league. I spoke to several different league sources, including players, assistant coaches and front office executives.
First, we need to acknowledge the weird world we inhabit, in which we are talking about the tweets of a high schooler. But this is the draft world where we reside.
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Carr’s been through this rodeo before. The Raiders ‘ quarterback is on his fourth offensive coordinator in five years. This change, however, comes with some familiarity. Oakland’s new OC, Greg Olson, was Carr’s coordinator as a rookie. The QB said that while there are some differences in how Gruden’s offense will run, knowing Olsen’s tendency will make the transition easier.
I don’t know about the guys that weren’t here with Oly, but for me that’s made it easy, Carr said. The terminology, the way they call certain things, that has been kind of similar. Obviously coach Gruden brings on his own stuff doing it that way, but yes, there are some similarities.
Carr said despite being at the outset of offseason work he’s already mentally in synch with the coaching staff.
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