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Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota have gotten most of the attention going into this years draft and for good reason. Winston displays everything on the field that you want from the quarterback position, while Mariota's Heisman year was complete with eye popping video-game like statistics. Believe it or not though, there are other quarterbacks in this year's draft. This isn't the "sexiest" quarterback class to come out though and teams that are in need of that position, may want to tread lightly.
Brett Hundley (UCLA) - Hundley entered last season with expectations to rival the hype around Winston and Mariota. Although his season wasn't awful, it also didn't make many take notice. In his three years at UCLA there is really no sign of growth statistically. At 6'3" and 225 pounds, he has ideal size and even brings a strong arm to the table, but his inability to read defenses consistently and relying on his athletic ability too much throw signs of caution. Surprised that UCLA head coach Jim Mora didn't shy away from running an offense that is predominately run from the shotgun to help Hundley's transition to a pro style . . . Hundley is an intriguing prospect.
Best Fit: If the Arizona Cardinals get a shot at him in the second round, it would benefit Hundley greatly to learn behind a veteran like Palmer while being coached up by possibly the best coach in the league in Bruce Arians.
Bryce Petty (Baylor) - Much like Mariota in Oregon, Petty has a system at Baylor that is very quarterback friendly. Unlike Mariota though - Petty was also blessed with having arguably the best wide receiver depth in college. Baylor has become a place where top wide receiver recruits flock to because of it's aerial assault. Petty is a big, strong and confident player but his tendencies to stare down a single target and check down as soon as the primary receiver is covered are things seen week to week in Baylor games.
Best Fit: If the Philadelphia Eagles resist the (rumored) temptation to trade up for Marcus Mariota in the first round. They may just be patient and wait to see if Petty, who relies on a similar system will fall to them.
Garrett Grayson (Colorado State) : It seems like every year there's some quarterback that was on nobody's radar during the season and all of a sudden becomes a "sleeper" when it's draft time. This year that player is Garrett Grayson. He brings what the previous two lack, and that's that he played in a pro style system which gets the NFL scouts all giddy with excitement. He is accurate but nothing special when it comes to arm strength or athletic ability. The tape on Grayson is pretty clear though. Coming out of the Mountain West conference, Grayson played well against the level of competition that was presented to him, and yes, that is a big deal. Sure Grayson looked good against the likes of Wyoming, Hawaii and New Mexico, but once Grayson played against good defensive teams like Boston College, Boise State, Utah and Utah State, the struggle was evidently real. . .
Best Fit: Alex Smith is in no danger of losing his job but injuries are a part of the league. The Kansas City Chiefs have Andy Reid as their head coach who once upon a time made Kevin Kolb and Koy Detmer look serviceable, so this would be Grayson's best spot to land at.
Bo Wallace (Ole Miss): Wallace is a great athlete with a pretty strong arm but he's inconsistent all across the board. He is a fiery competitor and will impress some NFL types with his athleticism and demeanor but sometimes that demeanor of his turns into cockiness which results all too often in him making bad decisions. He likes to talk trash and sometimes lets opponents get in his head as well. Bo is a gamble if there ever is one in the draft, especially at the quarterback position. When his number one receiver Laquon Treadwell went down for the season, Bo Wallace was exposed even further as he totaled 6 interceptions and zero touchdowns in his last 3 games of the season. It also doesn't help that two of those games were losses to Arkansas and TCU in the Rebels offense was held to 3 and 0 points respectively.
Best Fit: Any desperate team that is primarily a run-based offense. Buffalo Bills, maybe? . . .