With the 2021 NFL Draft in the books, Liz Loza picks her favorite team-rookie pairings to note before fantasy draft season.
I think my focus is on the transition of learning a new playbook – that’s where my attention is right now,” Villanueva said. It’s obviously a very different playbook, different plays [and] a new position. So, my head right now is in learning and getting to know my teammates, the coaches [and] the lingo.
The Pittsburgh Steelers focused on their offense in the draft, using their first four picks to select players on that side of the ball, and one NFL executive thinks their first-round selection is bound to bring back memories of the past. An anonymous executive told The Athletic's Mike Sando that Najee Harris, the team's selection at No. overall, "is very similar to a young Le'Veon Bell."