Nason’s 2nd mock of the 2022 NFL Draft.
Day 1 of the 2021 NFL Draft is officially in the books. I would say it was one of the more exciting first rounds in the last few drafts. As a Patriots fan, it was especially exciting. The New England Patriots ended the night with what appears to be the quarterback of the future on their team. His name is Michael McCorkle Jones. I will be the first to admit, I did not love this pick when it was called.
Over the past several months, the New England Patriots have been mentioned in almost every national conversation when it comes to the QB prospects in the upcoming 2021 NFL Draft. Fans and analysts alike have been going crazy theorizing how the Patriots are going to land one of the elite college QBs like Justin Fields, Trey Lance, and Mac Jones. However, the QB I believe New England SHOULD land has not been mentioned really at all: Kellen Mond, QB of the Texas A&M Aggies.
(Photo: Alyssa Goelzer/The Forum) North Dakota State quarterback and NFL draft prospect Trey Lance had his second pro day on Monday afternoon. The New England Patriots sent three of their own, assistant director of player personnel Dave Ziegler, scouting consultant Eliot Wolf, and national scout Matt Groh, to the showcase in Fargo. Below are some …