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This is a stat that may bring him back in 2018 if not rectified

Post by pokefanchaz7 » Sat May 27, 2017 6:57 pm

Allen only completed 56.2 percent of his passes in his college career thus far. If this trend continues through his redshirt junior season Josh will have the second worst accuracy of any top QB prospect since 2012, only ahead of Penn State’s Christian Hackenberg and his 56.1 percent completion percentage.

That's pretty dismal when you say it out loud. Now keep in mind I think he will improve on his completion percentage, but it won't be easy as he's breaking in a bunch of newbies at the skill positions
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Re: This is a stat that may bring him back in 2018 if not rectified

Post by joshvanklomp » Sun May 28, 2017 2:03 am

pokefanchaz7 wrote:
Sat May 27, 2017 6:57 pm
Allen only completed 56.2 percent of his passes in his college career thus far. If this trend continues through his redshirt junior season Josh will have the second worst accuracy of any top QB prospect since 2012, only ahead of Penn State’s Christian Hackenberg and his 56.1 percent completion percentage.

That's pretty dismal when you say it out loud. Now keep in mind I think he will improve on his completion percentage, but it won't be easy as he's breaking in a bunch of newbies at the skill positions
Breaking in new weapons could mean more shorter passes, which helps completion percentage.

Despite being 89th in FBS in completion percentage, Allen was ranked sixth in yards per completion (15.33). Compare that to Washington State's Luke Falk, who was 2nd in completion percentage, but 108th of 109 in yards per completion.
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Post by Wyo2dal » Sun May 28, 2017 4:43 am

Allen was also one of the top QBs in red zone yardage and competitions.


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Re: This is a stat that may bring him back in 2018 if not rectified

Post by wyokoke » Sun May 28, 2017 1:21 pm

joshvanklomp wrote:
Sun May 28, 2017 2:03 am
pokefanchaz7 wrote:
Sat May 27, 2017 6:57 pm
Allen only completed 56.2 percent of his passes in his college career thus far. If this trend continues through his redshirt junior season Josh will have the second worst accuracy of any top QB prospect since 2012, only ahead of Penn State’s Christian Hackenberg and his 56.1 percent completion percentage.

That's pretty dismal when you say it out loud. Now keep in mind I think he will improve on his completion percentage, but it won't be easy as he's breaking in a bunch of newbies at the skill positions
Breaking in new weapons could mean more shorter passes, which helps completion percentage.

Despite being 89th in FBS in completion percentage, Allen was ranked sixth in yards per completion (15.33). Compare that to Washington State's Luke Falk, who was 2nd in completion percentage, but 108th of 109 in yards per completion.
How is Falk's number out of 109 when theres some 127 teams?

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Re: This is a stat that may bring him back in 2018 if not rectified

Post by Asmodeanreborn » Sun May 28, 2017 2:09 pm

wyokoke wrote:
Sun May 28, 2017 1:21 pm
How is Falk's number out of 109 when theres some 127 teams?
I'm guessing there's a minimum # of passes threshold that some teams' QBs haven't reached either because of style of play or injuries to one or more of them.

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Post by wyokoke » Mon May 29, 2017 7:31 pm

Asmodeanreborn wrote:
Sun May 28, 2017 2:09 pm
wyokoke wrote:
Sun May 28, 2017 1:21 pm
How is Falk's number out of 109 when theres some 127 teams?
I'm guessing there's a minimum # of passes threshold that some teams' QBs haven't reached either because of style of play or injuries to one or more of them.
Makes sense. Just wouldn't think it would be like 20 guys that don't qualify

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Post by dapokes » Wed Jun 21, 2017 7:38 pm

Josh had a great interview on BleacherReport (Matt Miller's podcast, "Stick To Football") today!

What a good story. I cannot wait for next season. He sounded pumped about the Iowa game.

http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2717 ... helped-him
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Post by Wyo2dal » Thu Jun 22, 2017 9:44 am

Josh Allen is one of a select group of college quarterbacks who have been invited to serve as camp counselors at the 2017 Manning Passing Academy!

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