Latest Jayden Daniels News

Ole Miss enters 2024 trying to ignore the hype as LSU looks to defy expectations again

Jul. 15, 2024 18:35 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Lane Kiffin learned a lot from former Alabama coach Nick Saban — especially about the dangers of preseason praise and high expectations being placed upon a team by fans and media. “In respect to Coach Saban, this is really, as he said, this is a rat-poison...

Jayden Daniels signs his rookie contract with the Washington Commanders

Jun. 14, 2024 16:53 PM EDT

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Jayden Daniels signed his rookie contract with the Washington Commanders on Friday, the next step in becoming the team's franchise quarterback. The Heisman Trophy winner out of LSU was the second pick in the NFL draft. As a result, the contract is worth $37.75...

Washington Commanders quarterback Jayden Daniels says he is not a star yet

Jun. 12, 2024 18:35 PM EDT

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Jayden Daniels has received plenty of praise from teammates and coaches since the Washington Commanders took him second overall in the draft and offseason workouts began. That does not mean he thinks he has already arrived as an impact player in the NFL. ...

Commanders' Daniels and Giants' Nabers call off their $10K bet between ex-LSU teammates

May. 10, 2024 16:22 PM EDT

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Jayden Daniels feels his biggest challenge after being drafted second by the Washington Commanders to become their franchise quarterback is learning how to be a pro. He learned an important lesson before throwing his first NFL pass. Daniels, the...

Ex-Notre Dame and Wake Forest QB Sam Hartman signs with the Washington Commanders

Apr. 29, 2024 16:26 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sam Hartman is getting his first chance in the NFL with the Washington Commanders. The team signed the former Notre Dame and Wake Forest quarterback Monday along with 10 other undrafted free agents. Hartman, 24, is the latest addition to a crowded...

NFL mock draft 2025: Titans take Carson Beck No. 1; Giants select Shedeur Sanders in top 10

Apr. 28, 2024 10:46 AM EDT

Even before the 2023 college football season kicked off, there was a fairly clear pecking order among quarterback prospects. Southern California's Caleb Williams was the presumptive QB1 and likely first overall pick in the 2024 NFL draft and North Carolina's Drake Maye was considered...

Marvin Harrison Jr. is a star in his own draft class as the Cardinals reload with 12 selections

Apr. 27, 2024 19:31 PM EDT

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals hosted their two first-round picks at the team's facility for an introduction on Friday, and the No. 27 overall pick — former Missouri defensive lineman Darius Robinson — did the standard routine, thanking his family and the franchise for giving him a...

Commanders get their QB in Jayden Daniels, fill several holes in the NFL draft

Apr. 27, 2024 18:12 PM EDT

Dan Quinn was pumped to know Jayden Daniels will soon be throwing passes for the Washington Commanders and “fired up” about the rest of the talent coming from the NFL draft. There's good reason for that. While this rookie class won't immediately transform Washington into a Super...

After going 2nd in the NFL draft, Jayden Daniels is Washington's latest quarterback of the future

Apr. 26, 2024 16:32 PM EDT

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Jayden Daniels is confident he can start in the NFL. Just not this minute. “Man, I don’t know the playbook, so I’m not prepared right now," he said. Give it time, learn the playbook and Daniels might be Washington's...

Broncos select former Oregon QB Bo Nix with the 12th pick in the NFL draft

Apr. 26, 2024 01:45 AM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The sixth quarterback selected in the 2024 NFL draft was No. 1 in the Denver Broncos' eyes. The Broncos bypassed a bevy of blue-chip defenders to draft former Oregon quarterback Bo Nix with the 12th pick Thursday night. “He stood out in a...