Bill O'Brien and the Houston Texans are keeping "all options open" for the No. 1 overall pick. That includes Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel and South Carolina pass rusher Jadeveon Clowney, who were defended by O'Brien on Tuesday.
Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Gus Bradley skimmed the surface with fly-by evaluations of the 2014 draft's top quarterbacks and came away excited by Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, Louisville's Teddy Bridgewater and UCF's Blake Bortles. All three will meet with the Jaguars this weekend.
More than a decade of draft misses in the first round with only seldom exceptions could entice the attention-starved Jacksonville Jaguars to swing for the fences with the third overall pick. One target: Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel.
An estimated 60 NFL representatives attended the USC Pro Day, including key decision-makers from the Jaguars, Rams and Bears. Other teams thought likely to be interested in the Pro Day, on the other hand, were lightly represented.
Potential first-round picks Jonathan Cooper and Sylvester Williams were the main draws but running back Giovani Bernard, offensive tackle Brennan Williams and little-known wideout Jheranie Boyd also turned heads.