Alabama close to the highest in ESPN’s ‘future QB’ rankings

Alabama has been on a roll with quarterbacks lately. Nick Saban has seen his offense change drastically within the final 5 or so years due to the highly-talented quarterbacks which have come by means of Tuscaloosa.

Jalen Hurts, Tua Tagovailoa and Mac Jones have left for the NFL. Bryce Younger is the most recent title to be added to the listing and nonetheless has at the very least one season remaining with the Crimson Tide.

Although he nonetheless has just a few years of eligibility remaining, it’s assumed that Younger will probably be declaring for the 2023 draft after the upcoming faculty soccer season.

That leaves Alabama with Jalen Milroe and Ty Simpson as the 2 go-to quarterbacks presently on the roster when Younger leaves.

Granted, gamers can at all times switch and there are some big-name recruits contemplating the Crimson Tide, however for now we’ll solely take a look at who’s on the depth chart as of immediately.

ESPN’s Adam Rittenberg ranked faculty soccer’s top-25 future quarterback conditions. The Crimson Tide sits at No. 3.

Rittenberg writes,

“Like Stroud, Younger is broadly anticipated to depart Alabama after his third season, and will probably be a candidate to turn into the No. 1 general decide within the 2023 NFL draft. The speedy depth took a success with Paul Tyson’s switch to Arizona State, however so long as Younger stays wholesome, the questions with the room will emerge in 2023 and 2024. Jalen Milroe had seven cross makes an attempt and 15 rushes in 4 video games final season, and Alabama added incoming freshman Ty Simpson, ESPN’s No. 2 pocket passer and No. 33 general participant within the 2022 class. Like Younger, Simpson must be able to compete for vital discipline time in his second season.”

Expectations are excessive for Younger in 2022, however he has but to disappoint Alabama followers in high-pressure conditions, so the upcoming season is a extremely anticipated one.

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