From No. 2 to No. 1: The Shocking Rise of QB J.J. McCarthy in the Draft

J.J. McCarthy’s chances of being picked second overall increase significantly

LSU quarterback Jayden Daniels is a top contender for the second overall pick in the upcoming draft, with Chris Simms ranking him as the clear choice at No. 2 behind USC’s Caleb Williams. While this outcome is still unlikely, there is a growing belief that McCarthy may go as the second overall pick in the draft. DraftKings Sportsbook has adjusted McCarthy’s odds of being selected as the second pick from +2500 to +500, following his impressive Pro Day performance and increasing speculation that the Commanders may choose him.

Chargers coach Jim Harbaugh has expressed confidence that his former Michigan quarterback, J.J. McCarthy, could potentially be the first overall pick in the upcoming draft. While this outcome is still unlikely, there is a growing belief that McCarthy may go as the second overall pick in the draft. The Commanders have the option to keep their selection at second overall, or they could potentially trade it to another team who may have interest in picking McCarthy.

With just one month until the draft commences in Detroit, fans and experts alike continue to anticipate where top prospects like McCarthy and Daniels will land in

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