3. NFL teams that MUST get a new quarterback
The Giants should upgrade, but they’ll live with Daniel Jones. The same goes for the Jets with Sam Darnold (but that’s not happening), Chicago with Mitchell Trubisky, Denver with Drew Lock, San Francisco with Jimmy Garoppolo, and New England with Cam Newton.
These are the teams absolutely have to find a new quarterback of some sort over the next few months.
Teddy Bridgewater was fine, but the Panthers need another option unless PJ Walker or Will Grier turn it up a few notches this offseason. Watch for the Panthers to draft a quarterback but start Bridgewater early on.
There’s a chance the Colts try and work out the Jacoby Brissett/Jacob Eason situation to see if one of them rises to the role, but after the Philip Rivers signing worked out so well, they’re going to want to go somewhere to get a QB who can make a splash. Of course, that’s if Mr. Luck doesn’t decide to come back.
And we know which direction the Urban Jax are going. If only there was a phenomenal prospect available at the 1 …
Washington Football Team
The Taylor Heinicke thing is cute and all, but the Football Team has to come up with a franchise guy to build around after the Dwayne Haskins debacle. There’s no way they can count on Alex Smith for a full season.
All four of these teams are going to play a huge role in the 2021 NFL Draft, so ….