Chris Simms top 40 QBs ranking, No. 23: Sam Darnold
Sam Darnold may see ghosts, but Chris Simms sees Darnold as the No. 23 quarterback in the NFL.
Darnold has landed in that spot after two NFL seasons, the second of which was marred by a bout with mono and, more generally, a supporting cast that doesn’t really give him much support.
We discussed Darnold’s strengths and weaknesses during Tuesday’s PFT Live, and the reasons for putting him in that spot, ahead of Rams quarterback Jared Goff.
And here’s the best way to compare the two: How would they fare if they changed teams?
Darnold won’t have that luxury; he has to play the hand he’s been dealt. And with low expectations, Darnold and the Jets could give everyone something more than anticipated in 2020.
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