With the Philadelphia Eagles trading quarterback Carson Wentz to the Indianapolis Colts, the 2016 quarterback draft class has topped it’s winner. 15 had been selected by respective cities however all had been on the transfer and will now not be any longer with the team that drafted them. All with the exception of one. Though going through a contract negotiation, Dak Prescott of the Dallas Cowboys is the last man standing with his original team.
In 2016 each the Los Angeles Rams and Philadelphia Eagles moved mountains in grunt to trade up and get their guy. The Rams swapped with Tennessee for the rights to take out Jared Goff and the Eagles dealt with the Cleveland Browns to present Carson Wentz. Prescott watched with patience as he seen the likes of Paxton Lynch, Christian Hackenberg, Jacoby Brissett, Cody Kessler and Connor Cook dinner all taken ahead of being selected after the fourth spherical with Dallas’ compensatory take.
One could well furthermore just be asking the assign these acknowledged quarterbacks are now. Smartly unfortunately for Lynch, Hackenberg, Kessler and Cook dinner, they no longer procure a residence within the NFL.
For guys luxuriate in Brissett, Goff and now Wentz, they all procure new addresses. Brissett could well furthermore even obtain a third residence as he approaches free agency in 2021.
One furthermore could well furthermore just quiz in regards to the seven QBs taken after Prescott. Two will now not be any longer playing within the league, two of them are with their second team, two of them are with their fourth and one is with their fifth NFL team. Sorry Kevin Hogan.
It’s distinguished Prescott is nonetheless standing worthy with his team. Yes, there could be a dull contract negotiation taking place however in accordance with all the pieces the media has heard from the Jones family, something will get done. Prescott’s on the sphere work speaks for itself. In 69 occupation games, Prescott has posted a 42-27 myth as a starter. He’s thrown for over 17,500 yards and has tossed 106 touchdowns to lovely 40 interceptions. Prescott furthermore sports an very perfect working skill actual through which he’s tallied over 1,300 rushing yards and added 24 touchdowns to his resume. He’s a winner by all regards however an afterthought to QB-needy teams within the 2016 draft.
Goff would technically be idea of because the class’ most winning as he led the Rams to the Neat Bowl however fell short to Tom Brady and the Unexcited England Patriots. What else is new. Now that Goff is in Detroit, Prescott is the only one with the chance to book his original team to the promise land and coast-region his draft class when it involves on and off the sphere success.
Provided, after all, the Cowboys pay Dak Prescott.