One of his first throws came out high-notable because he completed just 56.3 percent of his passes last season-but he seemed to settle down as the session went on.
The 2018 NFL Scouting Combine is well underway, and the Denver Broncos are prepping for a very exciting offseason. I think it's just another opportunity to show why I'm a good quarterback and why I think I'm a good quarterback. That's kind of what I've done throughout my career - my short career - and it's just been something I've alway had to do. He may not be facing any real pressure on these attempts, but he clearly has the ability to make the necessary throws to receivers for big plays. "I'm glad with the decision I made and I'm excited about how I dealt with it".
This year's quarterback class presents an interesting conundrum for teams that need one, because each of the top prospects has concerns that weren't alleviated during their senior seasons: Rosen's personality, Darnold's long delivery, Mayfield's antics, Allen's accuracy.
"Yeah, it was tough to watch the guys throw, honestly, " he said. But does he think that means he will be drafted first overall to Cleveland?
Despite sending tape to almost every coach in the country, Allen got no NCAA Division I-A offers coming out of high school.
"It was hard not to be able to throw with them".
"Throughout the interview process I'm going to continue to be myself and if a team happens to fall in love with me and they take me at number one or they take me wherever in the draft I'd be happy to go anywhere, " Darnold said.
"I don't think they brought any of their offensive coaches here", Goedert said.
Darnold didn't expand on specifics, but he previously said that he will throw at USC's Pro Day with familiar receivers later this month. They'll also conduct a private workout with him sometime over the next month or so. "I'm really just here to try to put my best foot forward. and show teams why I should be with their organization, and if they don't want me, they don't want me". Some people think I could do three; some people think I could do five; some people didn't think I could do the bench press.
Darnold said being a third-string quarterback as a redshirt freshman prepared him to deal with sitting and waiting if he were taken by the Giants and found himself behind Manning on the depth chart. We've gotten some interesting times. He did not match that output in 2017 and his 20 turnovers (13 interceptions, seven lost fumbles) illustrate some mechanical issues. You can learn all that with a quick spin through DraftJoshAllen.com. "I said 'I'm aware I turned the ball over a lot this last season and I'm doing a lot this offseason to clean it up"'.
Penn State running back Saquon Barkley was expected to turn heads during his on-field workouts Friday.
As for going No. 1 overall, it's not Darnold's priority. "That's pretty much it, honestly".