The old acquaintances reunited in the first round
The Bengals, Dolphins and Eagles are just a few teams that will be able to reunite the old college football team by 2021.
Not surprisingly, Jacksonville Jaguars drafted the first overall selection in the 2021 NFL Draft at Trevor Lawrence Quarterback. Normal.
Then, with the 25th pick from the same first round, the Jaguars withdrew Travis Etienne in 12 games last year, with 48 passes from Lawrence; They were connected to two touchdowns via air.
Running behind was 914 yards and 14 quick touchdowns. Now Lawrence Jaguars is on a mission to lead the offense, capturing the Etienne team’s flat backfield last season when he finished 21st last season, finishing 28th in the fast yards last year.
– Trevor Lawrence (re Trevor Lawrence) April 30, 2021
But from college football to the NFL. This will not be the only attacking duo you will encounter in.
Joe Burrow, The overall selection since last year, will meet J’mar Chase, He threw 106 times between 2018 and 2019, and added 23 touchdowns, 20 of which were added in 2019. Cincinnati Bengal set up this LSU merger by taking the chase fifth overall, a year after taking over Burrow with the 2020 draft number. 1 choice.
Another organization that bets on older team players is the L.A.The Miami Dolphins, who used the sixth pick overall, appointed Jaylan Wadley to play with Dua Takovilova In Alabama between 2018 and 2019. They combined 13 touchdowns and 1,408 yards; In 2018, Wade had his best season in the yard.
Look no further than 2020 for the Philadelphia Eagles, at least if you are looking for good memories. The franchise is being renewed and it falls on the shoulders Jalan Hertz, Displaced Carson Vents Of ownership. Hilts will be backed by his old friend Divonta Smith’s Billy.
Together, between 2017 and 2018 they combined 853 yards and nine touchdowns as college teammates. Then, in 2019, Hurtz decided to leave Alabama to play for the Oklahoma Sunners. Meanwhile, in the same year, Smith crossed 1,000 yards, and in 2020 he hit 1,856 yards, and 23 touchdowns and numbers earned him the Heisman Trophy.
Now, they will try to regain their contact with Billy.
Finally, The first round of the 2021 NFL Draft brought together other former team players. From Alabama. Jerry Judy Playing with Patrick Sardine II Again, now to the Denver Broncos. Not an offensive connection as he mentioned earlier, but they will meet again in training, each contributing their skills to getting Franco out of the bottom of the AFC West from their trench.
All of these pairs who grew up playing college football have one thing in common: they won a national championship at the college level. Now, many professional owners are betting that second parties can be better.