Draft Profile: QB Zach Wilson, BYU

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Pos: QB
HT: 6’2″
WT: 214
Class: Junior
College: BYU
DOB: 8/3/99

Stats/Accolades/History:
2018: 9 games. 120/182(65.9) for 1,578 yards. 12 TDs, 3 ints.
2019: 9 games. 199/319(62.4) for 2,382 yards. 11 TDs, 9 ints.
2020: 12 games. 247/336(73.5) for 3,692 yards. 33 TDs, 3 ints.
Misc. Stats. 212 att, 642 yards, 15 TDs; 3 rec, 51 yards

Accolades

Injury History. Had successful shoulder surgery in 2019, from an injured labrum, dating back to High School.

History: Three-star recruit from Draper, UT. Chose BYU over Boise St., Cal, Fresno St., and Hawaii. Prepped at Corner Canyon High School, where he was first-team all-state as a Senior, leading his team to an 11-1 record. His father played at Utah.

Strengths: Good height/size. Arm talent is legitimate. Can alter throwing motion on the fly, when necessary. Escape artist, who has a great sense and feel, has something you can’t teach. Has tons of swagger, has the “it” factor.

Weaknesses: Was he a one-year wonder? He was a completely different QB in 2020.

Overview:

Evaluation based on. Coastal Carolina 20′, UCF 20′, USC 20′

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