2019 second-round draft decide Drew Lock misplaced his beginning quarterback job to veteran Teddy Bridgewater with the Denver Broncos final summer season and was then a part of the blockbuster commerce that concerned Denver touchdown one-time Tremendous Bowl champion signal-caller Russell Wilson from the Seattle Seahawks.
As issues stand right this moment, web sites equivalent to ESPN record Lock as Seattle’s QB1. Per Myles Simmons of Professional Soccer Speak, Lock informed media members on Monday he is “actually, actually excited” for a “recent begin” and to ideally compete for the beginning job with the Seahawks later this summer season. Nonetheless, the 25-year-old acknowledged his spot on the depth chart is not assured.
“Nothing has been promised — as I might need,” Lock defined about his state of affairs. “I’d need them to return in right here and inform me I have to earn it, inform me to return in and work, inform me I want to return in and compete. I have to play nicely. There’s a number of issues I have to do to indicate this group that I needs to be the one taking these snaps. However proper now, nothing is promised. It’s simply my job to return in and work extraordinarily laborious and compete for that beginning job.”
Additionally on Monday, the Indianapolis Colts, New Orleans Saints, and Atlanta Falcons all made strikes for (presumed) beginning quarterbacks, which leaves names equivalent to Baker Mayfield of the Cleveland Browns and San Francisco 49ers veteran Jimmy Garoppolo as potential choices for the Seahawks in the event that they need to purchase a confirmed commodity quite than a rookie within the upcoming draft to compete with Lock.
Lock has appeared in 24 profession regular-season video games and accomplished 59.3% of his passes over these contests for 4,740 yards with 25 touchdowns and 20 interceptions.