The easy comeback to teams asking Jackson to try out at receiver, for example, is: Why aren't teams asking Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen, a 6-5, 233-pound quarterback with upside but holes in his game, to try out at tight end? But that day's coming, and that's why the Chargers are actively looking at players at that position.
He is a quarterback, has been a quarterback and will remain a quarterback.
"No teams have asked me to play wide receiver", Jackson said. And to many, the suggestion alone is unfathomable, even disrespectful.
"That's insane", Jackson said in an entertaining and lighthearted news conference.
That kid, Terrelle Pryor, switched from quarterback to receiver at 26 in the NFL. The Heisman Trophy victor never took snaps at any other position for the Louisville Cardinals.
Jackson never caught a single pass at Louisville, where he threw for 9,043 yards and 69 touchdowns, ran for 4,132 yards and 50 TDs in 38 games. "I'm strictly a quarterback". I really thought I did! Others say Jackson lacks the necessary skills and aptitude to make NFL-level throws from the pocket.
As promised, former Louisville quarterback and Heisman Trophy victor Lamar Jackson spent Saturday at the National Football League scouting combine slinging it and not winging it.
I know it sounds insane, and it definitely is, but in some alternate reality where it actually happens, I'm being called a genius, because I thought of it first.
President Trump Proposes Bonuses for Armed Teachers At the Wednesday meeting, billed as a "listening session", Trump also promised "very strong" background checks on gun owners. President Donald Trump listened to students and parents at the White House , but they are up against a powerful gun lobby.
"Not at all", he said. But hours later, Jackson said he was "shocked" by the news because "no teams have asked me to play wide receiver".
Before any further forays into the minutiae of Atlantic Coast Conference football could be mounted, a voice bellowed the question the throng had gathered to hear addressed: "LAMAR WHAT TEAMS HAVE ASKED YOU TO WORK OUT AT WIDE RECEIVER, AND DO YOU PLAN TO DO THAT?"
Jackson said any Wildcat packages also fall outside of acceptable role, joking that "this is not the Dolphins with Ronnie Brown and Ricky Williams".
And in case you didn't get that: "Whoever likes me at quarterback that's where I'm going", Jackson said. That's strictly my position.
Rosen and Jackson have chose to address these concerns by being authentic, and they're impressing teams with their honesty at the combine. "If there's anyone who would turn that franchise around, it'd be me", he said.
Broncos general manager John Elway concurred after racking his brain for successful quarterback-to-receiver converts.
"I'm mobile, I can hit any target on the field", Jackson said.
It's definitely surprising that Jackson isn't going to run the 40-yard dash at the Combine, but it's not essential to his draft stats. "You know I'm from there - Pompano Beach Florida".
He added: "For the foreseeable future, it looks that the US-Russia agenda will be limited to just one item: war prevention". He said it carries more nuclear warheads than its Soviet-era predecessor, known in the West as Satan.
The closest hospital is Broward Health Weston, but a hospital employee said he wasn't registered there as a patient. There were conflicting media reports on whether Ross' condition was heart-related or respiratory-related or both.
Not only did List post the best round of the day at four-under par , but he did so on the strength of a bogey-free back nine. He did it battling a brutish course in wintry, blustery winds, on "scratchy" and "dicey" greens that made par a good score.
The city's military headquarters and the embassy - which is also near the prime minister's office - are about one kilometre apart. French government sources said there had been no French casualties and described the situation in Ouagadougou as "under control".
The stronger dollar makes commodities denominated in the USA currency more expensive for holders of other currencies. Data released last week by the US Energy Information Administration showed a surprise draw in crude inventories.
At a press conference on Monday afternoon, Ralston said that Alberta's ban is a "clear violation" of the CFTA. In Alberta, meanwhile, 82% supported the province's position compared to 18 percent siding with B.C.
Some guys are maybe traveling all over the world. "I think we share the same philosophy, it's not easy to win", Wilson said . With him scheduled to leave on Sunday, the former Colorado Rockies' fourth-round draft pick in 2010 finally got his chance.
The new agreement calls on UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to put together an observer mission to monitor the elections . The coalition of right-wing parties known as the Democratic Unity Roundtable (MUD) says it intends to boycott the elections .
South Korea's foreign ministry said it had been aware Yun planned to step down and that it had highly appreciated his work. Senior national security officials believe a nuclear armed Pyongyang represents an unacceptable risk to the US.
De Leon has billed himself has a more progressive politician than Feinstein offering a fresh outlook to the party. Since neither candidate reached a 60 percent threshold, the party is withholding an endorsement in this race.
Sridevi , one of India's most celebrated actresses , has died according to multiple reports published by Indian media outlets. Sridevi was reportedly with husband Boney Kapoor and daughter Khushi in Dubai when she passed away .
It also said its locations that are usually open Saturday will stay open for two hours longer to address any customer needs. There are several BB&T bank branches throughout metro Atlanta and the state of Georgia and all customers are affected.
But, this is a new world we are in, and if a year ago proved anything, it is that we can't predict exclusively on past wins. The Producers Guild of America and Directors Guild both named " The Shape of Water " as the best picture and so will I.
The New York Times reports Apollo Global Management, a private equity firm, lent $184 million to Kushner Companies in November. But things haven't been going well for Kushner of late - with his security clearance getting downgraded last week.
The University of Kentucky said they reviewed the Yahoo! Ayton started against OR and had 28 points and 18 rebounds in the loss. Bilas also demanded Arizona put Miller on administrative leave and bench Ayton until the matter can be investigated fully.
According to several reports out Friday, the new embassy will officially open May 14 - just in time for Israel's independence day. On the same day, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hailed the US announcement as "a great day for the people of Israel".
Teaser also indicates that the film will definitely be high on performances with Rajinikanth and Nana Patekar coming face-to-face. As in Kabali , director Pa Ranjith allows Rajinikanth to play his age on screen, at no loss to his superhero image.
Oosthuizen is a well known name on the PGA Tour, but he only owns one tour win at the Open Championship in 2010. Two of the European Tour's hottest players brought their best golf to their first World Golf Championship.
The on-field workouts include the all-important 40-yard dash, timing, positional skill drills and three-cone and shuttle drills. According to Mel Kiper, Brown is a projected top 20 pick by most experts, with some projections showing him in the top 10.
UFC 222 takes place on Saturday, March 3 from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas , Nevada with Cyborg and Yana Kunitskaya headlining. Frankie Edgar was supposed to challenge Max Holloway for the UFC featherweight championship in the UFC 222 main event.
The 30-year Treasury yield, which is more influenced by expectations for inflation , fell to 3.14 percent from 3.16 percent. It had been bouncing between modest gains and losses but the losses accelerated after Powell began answering questions.
He's set to face Roman Reigns at Wrestlemania 34 . "If Brock Lesnar wants to fight in WWE , he will fight in WWE ", Heyman said. Of course there's still a chance that the WWE's Universal Champion will sign a new deal and stay with the company.
In addition to Neymar's injury, PSG confirmed centre-back Marquinhos suffered a thigh injury against Marseille. The two-time World Cup victor insists, however, Neymar has moved to PSG to win the Champions League.
Again, what gives? Pricing is €100 for the single SIM version and €110 for the dual one - about $123 and $135, respectively. Just like the 1x, the phone also includes 16GB of internal memory that can be expanded, though in this case up to 128GB.
The players received their gold medals during a ceremony where Russian flags and the national anthem were both absent. For the Germans, the silver is their first medal since 1976 when they won a Bronze Medal after beating Finland.
By the end of this long-lasting cold snap, much of Europe will be blanketed in a deep snow cover just as spring begins to set in. The south east has been hit with warnings of power cuts and travel disruption - with five to 10cm of snow expected to lay.