Matt Corral RUMORS & NEWS

Matt Corral

Position Quarterback
Height 6'1"
Weight 205 lbs
Birthplace Ventura, California
Current Team Mississippi
  • Why Matt Corral could jumpstart the Carolina Panthers’ turnaround

    Sportsnaut "Former Ole Miss quarterback Matt Corral came off the board a bit later than expected in the 2022 NFL Draft, ultimately landing with the Carolina Panthers in the third round at pick No. 94 overall. That was far too low in the eyes of many and a reason why we could look back at this draft in the..." May 26

  • Matt Corral: I always had a chip on my shoulder, draft made it bigger

    Pro Football Talk "Quarterback Matt Corral was discussed as a possible first-round pick while he was playing at Ole Miss and in the months leading up to this year’s draft, but that’s not where he wound up coming off the board last month. Corral wasn’t picked in the second round either..." May 13

  • Carolina Panthers' roster review: Rookie QB Matt Corral ready if Sam Darnold struggles?

    ESPN "One phrase seldom, if ever, used to describe Carolina Panthers rookie quarterback Matt Corral before the April draft was “NFL-ready." Not being ready to start Week 1 was the knock on the entire 2022 quarterback class with the exception of..." May 12

  • Matt Corral’s Struggles With Alcohol Reportedly Scared Teams Away

    Side Action "Ole Miss quarterback Matt Corral tormented SEC teams all throughout the college football season, seemingly asserting himself as a top draft prospect. But during the NFL Draft this weekend, Corral fell far down the list as the days went on. Now, we’re finding out part of the..." May 02

  • Panthers Traded Back Into Third Round To Draft Matt Corral

    Pro Football Rumors "Now the quarterback dominos are starting to fall. After seeing Desmond Ridder and Malik Willis finally get selected in the third round, the Panthers saw the writing on the wall and traded back into the third round to make their second selection of the 2022 NFL Draft: Ole..." April 30

  • Saints High On Kenny Pickett, Matt Corral?

    Pro Football Rumors "It remains to be seen if the Saints will end up selecting a quarterback during the first round of tomorrow’s draft. However, if they do, one faction of the organization could be disappointed. According to Albert Breer of, the Saints front office likes Pittsburgh..." April 27

  • 3 reasons Saints must trade up for Matt Corral in 2022 NFL Draft

    Clutch Points "The New Orleans Saints were a bastion of consistency with Sean Payton at the helm, but now the Payton era is over after 16 years as head coach. Dennis Allen is now the head coach, with Pete Carmichael Jr. finally being given the keys to the offense. Carmichael has been in New Orleans..." April 27

  • QB prospect Matt Corral compared to Johnny Manziel by NFL scout

    Sportsnaut "Matt Corral broke out in the 2021 college football season, earning second-team All-SEC honors and leading the Ole Miss Rebels to one of their best seasons in program history. For all his on-field accomplishments, it seems NFL teams aren’t sold on him personally. The..." April 23

  • Matt Corral explains what makes him different from the other quarterback prospects

    CBS Sports "The 2022 NFL Draft class is not lauded for its quarterbacks, but it's impossible to not be intrigued by some of the young signal-callers entering the league. Malik Willis is a dual-threat weapon with a cannon, Kenny Pickett was a Heisman finalist and then there's Matt..." April 22

  • Matt Corral visiting Falcons, Saints this week

    Yahoo! Sports "Matt Corral is set to wrap up his pre-draft visits by meeting with a pair of NFC South teams this week. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the former Ole Miss quarterback will be spending time with the Falcons and Saints. He was set to meet with the Saints earlier this..." April 18

  • Matt Corral Rumors: Saints, Steelers, Falcons, Panthers, Eagles Meeting With QB

    Bleacher Report "Ole Miss quarterback Matt Corral will rack up the frequent flyer miles next week as he's reportedly scheduled to visit with five teams ahead of the 2022 NFL draft. ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Friday that Corral is slated for meetings with the Atlanta Falcons,..." April 08

  • 2022 NFL Draft: Ole Miss QB Matt Corral reveals 'best advice' from Eli Manning

    247 Sports "Matt Corral is just weeks away from hearing his name called at the 2022 NFL Draft. As he waits for that moment, Corral has credited Ole Miss head coach Lane Kiffin and legendary Rebels quarterback Eli Manning for giving him some words of encouragement. Corral..." April 07

  • QB Matt Corral throws for NFL teams, shows mobility at Ole Miss Rebels pro day

    ESPN "Mississippi quarterback Matt Corral showed off his right arm and his apparently healthy right ankle for NFL teams. Corral threw for representatives of almost every NFL team at the Ole Miss pro day on Wednesday, including at least four head coaches: the Pittsburgh..." March 24

  • Ole Miss QB Matt Corral confirms meeting with the Eagles QB coach at NFL Combine

    USA Today "University of Mississippi quarterback Matt Corral will not be throwing at the 2022 NFL Combine but he is one of the busiest quarterbacks in Indianapolis this week. After having already met with the Broncos and Steelers, Corral confirmed a mini-hoops meeting with the..." March 04

  • QB Matt Corral doesn't regret playing in Ole Miss bowl game despite ankle injury

    ESPN " Ole Miss quarterback Matt Corral, speaking Wednesday at the NFL scouting combine, said he has "no regrets" about playing in the Sugar Bowl in January and that he is on track to be at full speed for his March 24 pro day on campus. Corral won't throw at the..." March 02

  • Broncos to interview with QB’s Malik Willis, Kenny Pickett, and Matt Corral at the Combine

    Mile High Report "According to 9News Denver’s Mike Klis, the Denver Broncos will meet with quarterback prospects Kenny Pickett, Malik Willis, and Matt Corral at the NFL scouting combine. General Manager George Paton is going to do his homework on all the quarterback options available to..." March 01

  • CB Derek Stingley Jr., QB Matt Corral won't work out at NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis

    ESPN "LSU cornerback Derek Stingley Jr. and Mississippi quarterback Matt Corral, two of the top players in April's draft, will not work out at the NFL scouting combine, which began Monday in Indianapolis. Multiple sources confirmed to ESPN the two would take..." February 28

  • NFL Prospects Who Helped Their Draft Stock the Most in 2021

    Yardbarker "Many college football players helped their draft stock during the 2021 season with their great play. These 25 players are among the prospects that have helped their stock the most.   Matt Araiza, P, San Diego State There aren't..." January 13

  • Best and Worst Landing Spots for 2022 NFL Draft's Top Quarterback Prospects

    Bleacher Report "The situation in which prospects are placed often dictates whether they are a success or failure at the NFL level.  Talent only goes so far. A new coaching staff, surrounding cast and system have a dramatic effect on a young player's development. This past..." January 12


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