4. Dwayne Haskins Should Probably Be the First Quarterback Taken
Kyler Murray won the Combine because he was 5-10 and not 5-9 1/2, and then he made it a blowout by not working out and letting everyone else show just how mediocre they were.
But here’s the problem – he didn’t throw and he didn’t workout. Dwayne Haskins did.
If you’ve got the arm, and you’ve got the tools, and you’ve got the talent, then why not show off? If wasn’t a perfect workout – and blow off the brutal 5.04 40 – but when he unleashed the flurry, he gave the scouts what they wanted.
He showed the New York Giants what the probably want.
The Ohio State star looked like a terrific potential NFL pocket passer, but he also showed off a few hitches that need to be corrected. Even with any and all concerns, as the saying goes in the NBA Draft and applies here, if you’re going to miss, miss big.
Haskins isn’t going to miss. However …