The MMQB's Peter King believes Oregon QB Marcus Mariota "is going to get very attractive as the scouting process progresses."
NFL Media analyst Bucky Brooks notes that, scouts are are concerned about Oregon QB Marcus Mariota's "ability to master dropback footwork."
In regards to the rumor the Eagles have a trade lined up with the Bucs for the No. 1 pick, ESPN's Pat Yasinskas says to "scrap that rumor -- for now."
ESPN's Todd McShay believes the team drafting Oregon QB Marcus Mariota must incorporate "some up-tempo and zone-read elements into your offense while at the same time helping him improve at winning from inside the pocket, which is what he'll ultimately need to learn in order to have long-term success."
NFL Media senior analyst Gil Brandt believes Oregon DL Arik Armstead "didn't exactly prove anything" at the combine.
Oregon QB Marcus Mariota is a better long-term prospect than Florida State QB Jameis Winston, according to NFL Media senior analyst Gil Brandt.
Oregon redshirt senior T Andre Yruretagoyena has retired from football.
One NFL scout told the MMQB's Robert Klemko that Oregon QB Marcus Mariota "did much better on the board than expected."
Oregon QB Marcus Mariota climbed five spots in Daniel Jeremiah's latest rankings and now sits at No. 7.
Oregon will conduct its pro day on March 12.
In NFL Media analyst Daniel Jeremiah's latest mock draft, he believes Oregon QB Marcus Mariota would be a "great fit" with the St. Louis Rams' current offensive personnel.
The MMQB's Peter King does not see Oreogn QB Marcus Mariota getting past the Jets at pick No. 6.
Since there's "very minimal proof" on tape of Oregon QB Marcus Mariota as a pocket passer, NFL Media analyst Mike Mayock believes "it's a leap of faith" with Mariota for most teams.
Oregon DL Arik Armstead is a "little bit like Datone Jones but much taller and bigger," said an NFL scout.
Oregon QB Marcus Mariota impressed NFL Media analyst Mike Mayock with his footwork on Saturday.