The Carolina Panthers go all in on Bryce Young, picking the quarterback No. 1 overall in 2023 NFL Draft.
Young stats and talent speak for themselves but leading up to the draft, league coaches and coordinators questioned his size.
At 5-foot-10, he’d be just the third quarterback in the recent draft era shorter than 6 feet to be picked in the first round, joining Kyler Murray and Johnny Manziel.
ESPN reports, Over the years, the NFL draft industry has been based on principles: height, weight, and speed. These archetypes have been around for a while, acting as guidelines and checkpoints for brands hoping to steer clear of mistakes.
Could Young be an expectation? Fans react to the Panthers’ pick: