Two numbers carry special significance to Myles Garrett — 15 and 1.
The No. 15 is his college jersey at Texas A&M, which is an uncommon choice for a defensive end.
“It was a friendly wager between me and my high school (defensive line) coach,” Garrett told co-host Gil Brandt and me Wednesday night on SiriusXM NFL Radio. “He challenged me to get 15 sacks a season.”
Garrett now has another quest. That’s becoming the first Aggie player selected with the top overall pick in April’s draft — regardless of which team does the choosing.
Garrett is well aware that three former Texas A&M standouts — tackle Luke Joeckel (2013) and linebackers Von Miller (2011) and Quentin Coryatt (1992) — were selected at No. 2 in prior drafts. Garrett also knows about the stir caused when an ESPN video surfaced of him asking the Dallas Cowboys to trade with Cleveland to make him the No. 1 overall pick.
Wilson has credited Moawad for helping him rebound from a play call that will forever be known in NFL lore as “Second-and-dumb” after coordinator Darrell Bevell eschewed a running play Nike NFL Jerseys Wholesale to Marshawn Lynch in favor of a throw the Patriots were prepared for through pregame scouting.
Wilson did the latter. While the 2015 Seahawks didn’t Paypal Cheap Jerseys return to the Super Bowl, Wilson enjoyed his best statistical season to date with career highs in passing yards (4,024), completion percentage (68.1) and touchdowns (34).