Jameis Winston likely bolstered his stock ahead of this year’s NFL draft with an impressive performance at Florida State’s annual pro day March 31.
In front of representatives from all 32 NFL teams, Winston, widely considered the No. 1 pick in the draft, threw a whopping 102 passes, completing 91 of them (five were dropped by receivers). The 2013 Heisman Trophy winner delivered accurate passes in all ranges and exhibited nice touch on deep balls down the sidelines.
"Nothing to disappoint you," Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith told USA TODAY Sports. "It's kind of who he is. He's a good football player. When he gets on the stage, he normally looks like that."
The Buccaneers, who own the No. 1 overall pick in the draft and are expected to select Winston, were well represented in Tallahassee. Along with Smith, general manager Jason Licht, director of player personnel Jon Robinson, offensive coordinator Dirk Koetter and quarterbacks coach Mike Bajakian attended FSU’s pro day.Read more... Join the Conversation...