Originally Posted by WolverineFan
Many of them need to. Guys like Mariota, Hundley, and Manziel are not ready and need more seasoning. However, because of the desperate need for QB's in the league they are getting 1st round grades and that's why they might declare.
Bridgewater is the only non-senior QB who I think has nothing to gain by going back for another year.
They may be getting 1st rd draft grades from media but not necessarily from the NFL. Especially if they have less than 30 college starts.
Only (3) red shirt Sophomore have declared for the draft, Michael Vick, Tommy Maddox and Todd Marinovich.