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Michael Penix Jr.

QB

Washington

Michael Penix Jr.

HT:

6030

WT:

214

YR:

RSR

NO:

9

OVR RK

27

POS RK

CEILING POTENTIAL

5

Mid-Level Starter Potential

OVR RK

SCOUTING REPORT

Standing at 6'2" and 212 lbs, Penix Jr. is known for his strong arm, capable of making high-velocity throws. He's a high-IQ quarterback with good field vision and the ability to make rapid decisions. His ability to manage the pocket and make plays under pressure is notable. While he excels in many aspects, improving his footwork and mechanics will be key in his transition to the NFL.

Primary scout:

Brandon Lundberg

PLAYSTYLE & SCHEME FIT

In terms of scheme fit, Penix Jr. would thrive in a West Coast offense, which emphasizes quick, accurate throws and the ability to make decisions on the move. His skill set also suits a spread offense, where he can use his arm strength and accuracy to exploit defenses with deep throws and his mobility to escape pressure. His ability to read defenses and make anticipatory throws is still developing, which is crucial for complex offensive systems in the NFL.

KEY STRENGTHS

Arm Strength

Mobility

Pocket Awareness

KEY WEAKNESSES

Consistent Accuracy

Mechanics

Anticipatory Throws

PLAYER COMPARISONS

Tua Tagovailoa

C.J. Stroud

Russell Wilson

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