TO KNOW LIST 1: Young said yes, but he should have said no

Hayes, Matt
January 2006
Sporting News;1/20/2006, Vol. 230 Issue 3, p4
The article focuses on college football player Vince Young. No matter what NFL people tell Vince Young about his draft prospects--an AFC scout says Young initially might be evaluated as a top five pick but that predraft workouts could expose his flaws and drop his grade--he's nowhere near ready to play at the next level. He made huge strides as a passer this season but has no experience as a quarterback in a pro-style formation. Texas runs a majority of its offensive sets from the shotgun. Young hasn't been exposed to turning his back to the defense during a play-action fake then turning again and reading a defense.


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