Spotting a Star Pre-Supernova
Looking at a cohort of incoming freshman football players, all with buckets of potential, it’s near impossible to tell which ones will make it to the NFL. But Drew Lock, the University of Missouri’s baby-faced prospective quarterback, is a safer bet than most. With a standout throwing arm, a “no-flinch” mentality and a tendency towards dazzling flashes of brilliance, the shaggy-haired Midwesterner has attracted plenty of attention from NFL experts. A lot of expectation for an 18-year-old, but Lock seems unfazed. “Pressure makes me perform,” he assured OZY.