20th August 2019

NOTES FROM PRE-SEASON: WEEK 2

Keith Allison [CC BY-SA 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)]

1. Jimmy Garoppolo is a long way from 2017 When Jimmy Garoppolo went 5-0 to close the 2017 season he seemed to have the world at his feet. A 67% passer rating and a full preseason of hype had him ready to leap into the top tier of Quarterbacks in 2018. That meteoric rise was cut short by a devastating ACL tear in the week 3. The 27-year-old signal caller returned to action this week and it’s fair to say his performance will have caused major concern in Bay Area. 1 of 6 for -1 yard and a 0.0% passer …

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PAC 12 – Three 2020 Devy Prospects

Justin Herbert – QB, Oregon At 6’6, 234 pounds, Justin Herbert clearly passes the eye test for a quarterback prospect, and his tape undoubtedly matches his physical traits. With the combination of his cannon arm and flashes of three-level accuracy, Herbert is a lock to be a top 10 pick after throwing for 3,151 yards and 29 TDs in 2018. Herbert came back to the Ducks for a reason: He needs to improve his accuracy on deep throws. Still, with his big arm and surprisingly quick feet, Herbert is the most polished QB in the States. Laviska Shenault Jr. – WR, …

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