Depend comic Larry David amongst those who noticed greatness for Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson.
The Curb Your Enthusiasm creator was a visitor on The Michael Kay Present on Tuesday (January 7) and stated he referred to as the New York Jets and informed them to draft Jackson in 2018. However the Jets laughed him off the cellphone.
David is a big-time Jets fan and he referred to as then Basic Supervisor Mike Maccagnan and gave his opinion on what the Jets ought to do.
After all of the workforce was searching for a quarterback and Jackson did win the Heisman Trophy in 2016 and was coming off a stellar collegiate profession.
“I did name Mike Maccagnan earlier than the 2018 draft and I really useful that he draft Lamar Jackson. I’ve a witness,” David stated. “He kinda gave me essentially the most condescending … he laughed at me. However who can blame him?
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Jets followers can blame him, Larry. That’s who.
The Jets did find yourself drafting quarterback Sam Darnold out of the College of Southern California with the #2 choose within the 2018 draft. Jackson in fact was chosen at #32 by the Baltimore Ravens.
The Jets completed 7-9 this previous season and missed the playoffs.
Lamar Jackson and the Baltimore Ravens completed with the most effective file within the league, 14-2, and can start their drive in the direction of a Tremendous Bowl on Saturday (January 11) as they host the Tennessee Titans within the divisional spherical of the playoffs.