Lamar Jackson RUMORS & NEWS

Lamar Jackson

Position Quarterback
Height 6'3"
Weight 211 lbs
Birthplace Pompano Beach, Florida
Current Team Louisville
  • Texans reportedly bring Lamar Jackson in for private workout

    Sportsnaut "They don’t have a pick in each of the first two rounds of the 2018 NFL Draft. They have a franchise quarterback in the form of Deshaun Watson. There are a ton of holes to fill on both sides of the ball. But don’t let that distract you from the fact that the Houston Texans reportedly brought..." March 22

  • NFL Combine doesn't redefine Lamar Jackson, but it clears up who should draft him

    Sporting News "Once Lamar Jackson finished the ridiculous obligation of telling everyone at the NFL Combine he is "strictly" a quarterback, he got a chance to prove why he is one of the top quarterback prospects in the 2018 NFL Draft. Jackson's Friday was all about his refusal to work out as a wide receiver..." March 04

  • Bills met with Jackson and Mayfield

    WGR 550 Sports Radio "While running backs, offensive lineman, and special teamers were on the field at the combine on Friday, the quarterbacks were meeting with the media. Brandon Beane said this week he wouldn't release which quarterbacks would make visits to Buffalo, although he did say Rosen would. Today both Baker..." March 04

  • Did teams ask Lamar Jackson to do receiver drills, or didn’t they?

    Pro Football Talk "A bizarre conflict has emerged at the Scouting Combine, with multiple reports from NFL Network suggesting that teams asked quarterback Lamar Jackson to participate in receiver drills — and Jackson saying that never happened. The NFLN reports come from unnamed sources. Jackson, the ultimate..." March 03

  • NFL teams asking Lamar Jackson to work out as a wide receiver

    Pro Football Talk "Lamar Jackson was a Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback at Louisville, but some teams think he’ll be better off changing positions in the NFL. That’s why Jackson has been asked to work out both as a quarterback and as a wide receiver at the Scouting Combine, according to Peter Schrager of NFL..." March 02

  • Lamar Jackson chooses to represent himself

    Pro Football Talk "Baker Mayfield considered representing himself. He decided not to. Lamar Jackson did. Jackson told Josina Anderson of ESPN that he will represent himself, with his mother serving not as an agent but as a manager. The 2016 Heisman Trophy winner explained that he doesn’t believe an agent is..." March 02

  • Lamar Jackson denies rumor about teams asking him to play WR

    Sporting News "Lamar Jackson wanted every single reporter listening in Indianapolis to know this Friday: he is a quarterback. "Whoever likes me at quarterback that's where I'm going," he told reporters at the NFL Scouting Combine. "That's strictly my position." When asked if he would try out wide receiver..." March 02

  • Ravens GM says team views Lamar Jackson as a quarterback

    Larry Brown Sports "Lamar Jackson has already expressed frustration over chatter that he should convert to wide receiver in the NFL, so the former Louisville star will likely appreciate what one team’s general manager had to say about him on Friday. While speaking with reporters at the Scouting Combine, Baltimore..." March 02

  • Report: Lamar Jackson to be advised by mother, not agent

    Larry Brown Sports "Lamar Jackson will be advised by his mother rather than an agent for the time being, according to a report. NFL Media’s Jane Slater says the former Louisville quarterback will enter the NFL Scouting Combine being advised by his mother Felicia for now. Jackson enters the combine as a..." February 26

  • Lamar Jackson reportedly has not signed with an agent

    Sportsnaut "This could very well be concerning for NFL teams. In the news most recently due to some pretty hot takes about his ability to play quarterback in the NFL, Louisville’s Lamar Jackson is back as the talk of the league right now. According to this report, the former Heisman winner has not signed..." February 23

  • Ex-NFL GM: Lamar Jackson too 'short' and 'slight,' should switch to WR for NFL Draft

    CBS Sports "There is about to be an unholy amount of fire-breathing takes surrounding the quarterbacks in the 2018 NFL Draft class. Not even kidding: Between Josh Allen, Baker Mayfield and Lamar Jackson, we are going to get every take under the sun and some born straight out of that fire-breathing ball of..." February 19

  • Lamar Jackson: Talk of moving to wide receiver 'annoying'

    ESPN "Lamar Jackson has begun his NFL draft prep in South Florida, quietly going about his business while keeping a lid on what his plans entail. Over the next few months, as draft anticipation builds, he is sure to become the talk on talk radio and television, the most scrutinized player in this..." January 20

  • Realistic Redskins QB options in the 2018 NFL Draft

    NBC Sports Washington "Looking at our options Putting aside all the contract nuances aside, the Washington Redskins will either have Kirk Cousins at quarterback next season or they won’t. There is an argument for drafting a young passer in either scenario, though the one where Cousins exits leads to greater..." January 15

  • Louisville QB Lamar Jackson reaches 50 rushing, 50 passing TDs

    ESPN "Lamar Jackson continued his march into the record books during Saturday's TaxSlayer Bowl, becoming just the third FBS player with at least 50 rushing and 50 passing touchdowns in his career, but he was ultimately undone by four interceptions as the Cardinals lost to Mississippi State 31-27. He..." January 09

  • Louisville QB Lamar Jackson intends to enter 2018 NFL Draft "Louisville QB Lamar Jackson will apply for early eligibility to enter the 2018 NFL Draft, signaling the end of a three-year career in which the Cardinals star became the most exciting player in college football. He announced his decision on Friday via Twitter. Jackson won the 2016 Heisman..." January 05

2018-2019 NFL Draft Projections

# Team Player School/Team
1 Browns Sam Darnold Southern California
2 Giants Josh Rosen UCLA
3 Colts Connor Williams Texas
4 Browns* Orlando Brown Oklahoma
5 Broncos Bradley Chubb NC State
6 Jets Josh Allen Wyoming
7 Buccaneers Saquon Barkley Penn State
8 Bears Quenton Nelson Notre Dame
9 49ers Roquan Smith Georgia
10 Raiders Courtland Sutton Southern Methodist

Draft order yet to be confirmed. Pick order based on current standings.


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