- Tom Luginbill, RecruitingNation
While it's tough to compare high school players with college players, it helps fans and gives a little perspective on the type of player these prospects could become. Now, these are physical comparisons; intangibles and other unknown characteristics cannot be compared yet. There is a lot of work yet to be done for these players once they get to college, but here's a look at whom the top quarterbacks remind us of right now:
Christian Hackenberg reminds us of OU QB Landry Jones
Both players are similar in style, stature and arm talent. Powerful, smooth deliveries are hallmarks of both players' appearances, and with limited athleticism, both players are going to win with timing, anticipation, progression reads and arm strength.
While it's tough to compare high school players with college players, it gives a little perspective on the type of player these prospects could become. There are plenty of variables, but here are whom these players remind us of.