The system is predicated on quick, accurate throws, which suits him perfectly.The concern with Mayfield is whether his ego would run amok in the New York spotlight.
They met with him multiple times during the pre-draft process and came away impressed -- and that includes CEO Christopher Johnson.
He's an ultra-competitive playmaker who made it not once but twice as a walk-on -- at Texas Tech and Oklahoma.
His arm is strong enough and, unlike recent Jets draft picks, he can throw with uncanny accuracy.
Unless it's an elaborate smokescreen, they don't appear to have a strong interest in Allen. As one NFC scout said, "All of these guys have really, really good things, but each guy has a handful of negatives.
The guy who was probably the biggest slam dunk -- Darnold -- raised questions with his performance [last season]."For the Jets, it's a necessary gamble.
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