Even QBs with great size are sometimes overlooked. Derek Carr, of the Raiders, only had one offer heading into college and was only the 4th QB drafted
Under-recruited: How Today’s Stars Were Made
That dude with the hair. Elfrid Payton is a lot more than that, as he had only one offer coming out of high school and still made it to the NBA. But how?
You need to Audition for your job every day of your life. Case Keenum embodies this mentality, with being overlooked everywhere he has ever played.
The Process. Joel Embid and Ben Simmons might highlight that thought, but one guy has made them glue together. Robert Covington.
James Harrison. Hate him or love him, he had one of the toughest paths to the NFL possible. Unrecruited, undrafted, nothing was given to him along the way.
Yes, Khalil Mack was a first round draft pick. But he also only received one offer coming out of high school. But that’s just where his story gets started.