Desmond Ridder is one of the many players who will hear their name called in the 2022 NFL Draft this week. Born and raised in Louisville, Kentucky, Desmond excelled as a QB at Cincinnati, earning AAC Offensive Player of the Year twice and leading the Bearcats to a CFB Playoff birth his senior season. Over the last 4 years, Desmond has the most wins and TD’s of any QB in CFB.
Today on the show, Eric and Desmond discuss being a projected 1st round pick, some of his favorite stories from his days as a Bearcat and much more. Topics include:
- (2:45-6:45) – From 2 star to 1st round pick. What makes Luke Fickell special?
- (6:45-9:40) – Making the CFB playoff. New transfer rules and their impact
- (9:40-13:45) – Leave a legacy. Why Desmond came back for his senior season
- (13:45-18:00) – Draft process, combine
- (18:00-22:00) – Draft day plans, transition from college to the NFL
- (22:00-26:00) – NFL QB’s Desmond studies, the IT factor
- (26:00-30:45) – NIL’s impact in the locker room
And much more. Rate, review and subscribe to the show today!
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