Full Name: Erik Meyer School: Eastern Pos: QB
Ht: 6-1 Wt: 210 40: 4.72 Year: 5Sr
Bio: Named the Walter Payton Award as a senior, given to the top I-AA player in the nation. Senior passing numbers included 65.6%/4,003/30/5. MVP of the Big Sky Conference as a junior, with totals of 67.8%/3,703/31/9.
Pos: Ultra-productive small-school passer with an excellent feel for the position. Poised in the pocket, displays excellent vision and goes through receiver progressions. Makes good decisions and does an excellent job commanding the offense. Leads receivers with throws and displays good pass placement.
Neg: Passes with a side-arm release. Cannot drive the ball downfield.
Analysis: A competitive and intelligent signal-caller, Meyer dominated the small-school level. His mechanics and throwing motion may pose a problem for some, yet his production coupled with outstanding accuracy will get him consideration in the late rounds.