Updated Projections for Draft’s Top QBs with Marcus Mariota Returning to Oregon

December 4, 2013   ·     ·   Jump to comments

There are a handful of cellar-dwellers in the NFL who already have their eyes on 2014 and a draft class that some consider the deepest in recent memory at quarterback.
Since, like, 2012. That's a long time in the information age.
However, the pool of talent got quite a bit shallower on Tuesday.
Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota, who was almost universally projected as a top-10 (if not top-five) pick in next April's draft, has decided to return to Eugene for the 2014 season according to Adam Schefter of ESPN:
That sound you hear is general mangers in Houston, Cleveland and Jacksonville banging their heads into their desks.
However, one man's loss is another man's gain, as Mariota's decision to stay in school will have a trickle-down effect on the other top passers in next year's class.
Here's a look at how things might now shake out.
Teddy Bridgewater, Louisville
If there's one player on this list who isn't going to be affected by the ...

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