NFL Draft Spotlight: Jevan Snead, QB, Mississippi
After a breakout season as a first-year starter in 2008, Mississippi quarterback Jevan Snead's junior campaign was less than stellar. It was a bit of a shock when Snead declared for the 2010 NFL Draft after he regressed across the board. He finished his collegiate career with 48 touchdown passes and 35 interceptions.
Expected draft placement
Essentially, Snead is a wealth of upside and has a lot of untapped potential. A strong NFL coaching staff could nurture his abilities and create a long-term starter after a few years of tutelage, preferably behind a well-established, fundamentally sound quarterback (i.e. not behind a Brett Favre- or Jay Cutler-type).
Snead is a project, and there is little reason to believe he'll be selected before the late third round. Realistically, he should be a fourth-rounder, but don't be shocked if he slides as far as the sixth.
About Cory J. Bonini
Cory is KFFL's General Manager. In late 2002, he joined the KFFL staff as a research analyst and has been involved in fantasy sports since 1996. A member of the Fantasy Sports Trade Association, as well as Fantasy Sports Writers Association, Bonini has been featured in print, on radio and on scores of websites. Bonini co-hosted Big Lead Sports on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio from 2011 to 2012.
Bonini was recognized with the 2010 Best Article in Print Award from the FSWA and was a finalist for the same award in 2011. In '11, he finished first overall in the FSWA NFL experts challenge that featured 60 of the industry's best competitors. Follow @CoryKFFL
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