Memphis QB Paxton Lynch ‘virtual lock’ to enter 2016 NFL Draft

Paxton Lynch was one of the best quarterbacks in the nation throughout the 2015 college football season. Lynch led the Memphis Tigers to a 9-3 record as his name flew up the NFL Draft boards.

According to a report from Josh Norris, Lynch is considered to be a “virtual lock” to enter the 2016 NFL Draft.

Throughout the 2015 season, Lynch completed 69.0 percent of his passes for 3,670 yards, 28 touchdowns and three interceptions.

Lynch stands in at 6-foot-7 and weighs 245 pounds which makes him one of the most physically impressive quarterback prospects in recent memory. Lynch is viewed as the top quarterback prospect in the 2016 NFL Draft class by many scouts within the draft community.

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