There were no surprises in the first selection of the Draft of the NFL. As has been anticipated for weeks, Trevor lawrence was the first pick of the ceremony by Jacksonville Jaguars. The talented Clemson University quarterback makes the jump to the national league as one of the biggest promises of recent times.
This Thursday, April 29, the first night of the ceremony of the Draft of the NFL in Cleveland, Ohio. The most important American football league in the world opened the most anticipated event of the offseason with 32 first-round teams. Most of the first picks of the night had been anticipating since the last days.
The ceremony of Draft is an indication of the return to normality in the NFL, since the event has been held outside FirstEnergy Stadium, home of Cleveland Browns, with the presence of fans. In fact, unlike the last Draft (totally virtual), there were players who were present in the place for the moment of their pick. However, this was not the case with the acclaimed first pick, Trevor lawrence.
Trevor Lawrence to Jacksonville Jaguars
The first name of the Draft it was clear. Jacksonville Jaguars made the first overall selection of the 2021 edition, announcing the addition of the Clemson star, Trevor lawrence. The 6-foot-6, 6-inch, 213-pound quarterback will make his leap to the NFL as one of the best quarterbacks in the Draft in the last times.
The QB is expected to sign a contract for about 35 million dollars with the franchise of the NFL, for a 4-year tie with an option to extend to a fifth season, as is often the case with first-round drafts throughout the league. In this way, Jaguars they are made with the services of the youth, who registered 108 touchdowns (18 by land) and only 17 interceptions in his 3 years of university career.
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