How does the 2021 WR draft class compare to 2020? | KJZ

How does the 2021 WR draft class compare to 2020? | KJZ
NFL draft analyst Matt Miller joins KJZ to discuss the wide receiver prospects in the 2021 NFL Draft as well as the possibility of the Philadelphia Eagles drafting a quarterback.
0:00 Matt Miller on the slow market for wide receivers in the NFL.
2:09 Ja’Marr Chase, Devonta Smith and Jaylen Waddle top Miller's list of the best WR prospects.
3:30 The Philadelphia Eagles have Jalen Hurts but still could draft a quarterback, Matt Miller breaks down that possibility.
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  • How is this man a draft analyst and going to say Julio came in the league in 2014 I'm confused

    Keyon WoodberryKeyon Woodberry17 ditë më parë
  • 2020 was more deep. The receivers who went in the second round would go in the first round of the 2021 draft

    Mo SaineMo Saine18 ditë më parë
  • I think you will see more QBs struggle if you don’t provide high caliber WRs and RBs. I just think most Front Officers suck at scouting, drafting, developing and recruiting talent. Only Elite QBs change life for a Franchise. Only Elite QBs can win without Offensive talent or a Good Defense.

    Duality UnlimitedDuality Unlimited18 ditë më parë
  • You got 3 guys Tier 1. But I'd say Bateman is alone is that 3. And you got a load of Tier 3 and 4 guys filling up the 5 rounds

    Wayne VerhoffWayne Verhoff19 ditë më parë
  • Last year was better but this year is still very good.

    Wayne VerhoffWayne Verhoff19 ditë më parë
  • 2021 wr class has a guy that won the Biletnikoff in 2020 and another guy that won the Heisman Trophy in 2021. Justin Jefferson was hands-down the best nfl rookie wide receiver in 2020.He was the clear cut #2 wr on LSU team behind Ja'marr Chase.

    topcow23topcow2319 ditë më parë
  • I disagree this year wr class has plenty of talented wrs and there isn’t going to be a big drop off there are wrs like Elijah Moore, Rondale Moore, Dyami Brown, Tutu Atwell, and etc thats not being talked about. The media is only talking about the big name wrs

    J’RonJ’Ron19 ditë më parë
  • 2014 was the best ever.

    ZachZach23 ditë më parë
  • im curious to see which late round pick surprises us

    Trey Don’tMissTrey Don’tMiss24 ditë më parë
  • There are a lot of WR that are fast and have hands so like their making a good point why pay these guys

    chi ghostchi ghost26 ditë më parë
  • Wr will still be a premier players also running backs as long as u run 4.2/4.3. Personally id rather see players run the 100 meter dash during the combine ,get more physical data on a player u draft . also instead of bench reps try maxouts.

    youngmurk100youngmurk10027 ditë më parë
  • Jaylen waddle is the best receiver in the class

    KiiNGxXpLKiiNGxXpL29 ditë më parë
    • Lol

      2xAG2xAG19 ditë më parë
    • @Big Clout Bankroll Smith had more touchdowns and yards and more receptions and Smith was having great season even when waddle was playing jamar chase didn’t play last year and Smith had played within 3 first rounders last year in jeudy , waddle , Ruggs do don’t even start 🤣 chase played with good receivers to but not like how Smith did

      Xyrus TaylorXyrus Taylor20 ditë më parë
    • @Xyrus Taylor look at chase stats vs smith stats, clearly the winner is chase. Also would smith have won heisman or even be this hyped if waddle didn’t get injured and played all season 🤔 chase did it being WR1 not an injury helping you be WR1.

      Big Clout BankrollBig Clout Bankroll20 ditë më parë
    • @Big Clout Bankroll stop it Devonta Smith 2020 season was better you’re the delusional one here 😂

      Xyrus TaylorXyrus Taylor20 ditë më parë
    • Chase is the best one in this class, y’all delusional to think anyone else is on his level, his 2019 run was the best run by any WR in this class

      Big Clout BankrollBig Clout Bankroll20 ditë më parë
  • 8 of your last ten stories here on ESPN 'College Football' are really not about college football at all, except as it pertains to a tiny percent of the college football players in the college to pro pipeline. I don't mind these stories, but they belong on the pro football spot. Would be great if this college football spot was actually about college football. There is a lot of stuff going on in college football. Be too hard, I guess. Too expensive.

    steve maksteve mak29 ditë më parë
  • It’s not that big of a drop off from Chase&Marshall stop sleeping on the kid !!!!! Terrence that is

    Gino BlingGino Bling29 ditë më parë
    • I agree I don’t think it’s a huge drop off from the top 3 to Marshall, Bateman and St brown. I’m not high on toney from UF tho. I saw him in the late first rd in a lot of mocks.

      MrKingjalen3MrKingjalen328 ditë më parë
  • This draft seems top heavy at the WR position because the media is paid to only talk about the top prospects from the big schools. Terrace Marshall, Diyami Brown, Amon Ra St. Brown, Seth Williams, Anthony Schwartz and Sage Surratt are all dynamic prospects in the later rounds. Every year someone comes out of nowhere. U heard it here first lol

    Sean JenkinsSean Jenkins29 ditë më parë
    • @Antonio Dupree Yes

      Sean JenkinsSean Jenkins25 ditë më parë
    • Tamorrion terry fsu

      Antonio DupreeAntonio Dupree25 ditë më parë
    • The team makes the player tho, especially when taking about wrs... like those late round guys might have talent but let’s say some team like the Broncos take another receiver then it’s just dead weight

      Derek EsquiaDerek Esquia26 ditë më parë
  • 21 DRAFT 100% BETTER AT KEY POSITIONS

    Mo VoMo Vo29 ditë më parë
  • Did he just say Julio came into the league in 2014? Lol

    Austin KilloughAustin Killough29 ditë më parë
    • Yeah the 2014 draft was Odell

      Toby AllenToby Allen21 ditë më parë
    • I was like what?

      Pratham ValluriPratham Valluri28 ditë më parë
  • 2020 wr class had more depth throughout the draft. This year's draft includes 5-6 guys who are likely first rounders and then it levels off.

    Hipster KiwiHipster Kiwi29 ditë më parë
    • @Khary FolayanJaelon Darden is cold

      GABOSGABOS16 ditë më parë
    • @Jonah Delgado just give you a couple names you should watch on film, ihmir smith marsette, jaelon Darden, dyami brown, nico Collins, Tamorrian terry, Mike stratchan, Terrace Marshall, Seth Williams, Jonathan adams, and much more this receiver class is loaded

      Khary FolayanKhary Folayan19 ditë më parë
    • Kind of agree I don’t know if there’s guys like clay pool and Pittman in this draft there’s a very good amount of high caliber players in the first but I don’t think you will get some hidden gems in the 2nd round like we did last year

      Jonah DelgadoJonah Delgado19 ditë më parë
    • @Laniack123 I concur to this bro there’s to many sleepers this draft

      Khary FolayanKhary Folayan27 ditë më parë
    • I don’t agree with this I think this years WR depth is way better maybe even 2 times better there’s play makers from the best WRs to the 7th rounders and even udfas it just simply out ways the 2020 WRs

      Laniack123Laniack12327 ditë më parë
  • When Devonta Smith put weight on the In League he gon be even more dangerous

    Gods ResolutionGods Resolution29 ditë më parë
    • @Rob Harron Stefan Diggs, Harrison, Ocho, Robby Anderson, Marquise Brown, Deshaun Jackson, and the list goes on. Size isn’t important at the receiver spot, if you can play you can play.

      Mr.BondMr.Bond20 ditë më parë
    • @Amc825 well we’ll see I hope he does cus he’s a beast but very few if any WRs have succeeded in the NFL at that size so he’s an outlier

      Rob HarronRob Harron20 ditë më parë
    • He doesn’t need to add weight. Dude is silky smooth and avoids hits like Marvin Harrison did.

      Amc825Amc82520 ditë më parë
    • @Rob Harron lmaooo they respected his speed to keep him light weight.

      ChosenKyngChosenKyng20 ditë më parë
    • If Alabama’s program couldn’t put weight on him then he’s not putting much more weight on lol

      Rob HarronRob Harron20 ditë më parë
  • Trash

    JesseJesse29 ditë më parë
  • the 2021 class is better, c'mon. Devonta Smith, Ja'Marr Chase, Jaylen Waddle, Rashod Bateman, K.Toney, and more. Whilst in the 2020 class we had Justin Jefferson, Jalen Reagor, Henry Ruggs III, and Jerry Jeudy. The only one who didn't struggle was Justin Jefferson and Ceedee lamb. Donovan People Jones was decent.

    Zaayan HasanZaayan Hasan29 ditë më parë
    • Claypool balled

      Benny HathBenny Hath21 ditë më parë
    • Carr and every Denver qb not the wr fault

      Roll Tide till I dieRoll Tide till I die23 ditë më parë
    • @Brandon Johnsonlast year was too deep. Denzel mims hamler too

      Steven ZouSteven Zou26 ditë më parë
    • @Zae DaGod True, but the drops..

      Zaayan HasanZaayan Hasan26 ditë më parë
    • @Zae DaGod facts same with Sutton they are a great combo

      Steven ZouSteven Zou26 ditë më parë