Report: Jameis Winston Will Not Attend NFL Draft

In this Nov. 16, 2013, file photo, Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston (5) smiles on the sidelines in the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game against Syracuse in Tallahassee, Fla. Winston has the opportunity to accomplish what only one other player has achieved _ win consecutive Heisman trophies. (AP Photo/Phil Sears, File)
Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston (5) walks off the field after an NCAA college football game against Idaho on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013 in Tallahassee, Fla. Florida State beat Idaho 80-14. (AP Photo/Phil Sears)
(AP Photo/Phil Sears)

Jared Dubin, CBS SPORTS

 
(CBSSports.com)—Former Florida State Seminoles quarterback Jameis Winston is widely expected to be one of the first picks off the board in this year’s NFL Draft. Most mocks have the Buccaneers selecting him with the first overall pick.

But Jameis won’t be on hand to find out. According to Sports Illustrated‘s Peter King, Winston plans to watch the draft from home rather than heading to Chicago to hear his name called and shake hands with the commissioner.

This report from King follows another from last week where he stated that Winston met with Roger Goodell in New York, where the quarterback apparently tried to make a good impression on the commish.

 

READ MORE

###

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


*


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.