Wyo. (AP) -- All the hype about Josh Allen's draft stock has paid dividends to Wyoming athletics.,Womens Amari Cooper Jersey,CHEYENNE|
''Josh brought great exposure to the University of Wyoming,Womens Marshawn Lynch Jersey, who is going to draft him and how high is he is going to get drafted is not only going to add a lot of conversations regionally but those are things that are going to move over and it's going to be a national story.'',Womens Joe Montana Jersey,'' Cowboys coach Craig Bohl said. ''... All the speculation on where's he going to get drafted
with some predicting he could go No. 1.,Womens Reuben Foster Jersey,Many NFL draft analysts have Allen being drafted in the first round
who also coached Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz at North Dakota State before taking the Wyoming job in late 2013.,Allen has the interest of NFL scouts because of his size and strong arm and the fact that he played in pro-style offense under Bohl
''The fact that Carson has done so well and now we have another quarterback,Authentic Marshawn Lynch Jersey,'' Bohl said., I think it piqued a lot of interest as well
Allen's numbers weren't all that great during his final season at Wyoming,Authentic Joe Montana Jersey,812 yards and 16 touchdowns with six interceptions. He missed two games because of a shoulder injury.,Authentic Jerry Rice Jersey, completing a modest 56.3 percent of his passes for 1
But Wyoming has never had an NFL prospect of Allen's caliber. In its history,Authentic Amari Cooper Jersey, the highest going at No. 14 in 1967 when defensive lineman Ron Billingsley was drafted by the San Diego Chargers.,Womens Jerry Rice Jersey, Wyoming has had only three players selected in the first round
and all the chatter about Allen keeps Wyoming in the national spotlight far longer than usual.,Authentic Sean Taylor Jersey,The national coverage of Allen certainly helps with recruiting
''I think over the next couple of weeks here,Womens Sean Taylor Jersey, where sometimes your sports programs may fall off the map a little bit once basketball is completed,Authentic Reuben Foster Jersey, there's kind of a gap in there,'' Bohl said.
The NFL Draft is April 26-28 in Dallas.
Bohl will now turns his attention to replacing Allen. Wyoming has three quarterbacks on the roster and just signed a high school prospect from California.
Nick Smith, who will be a senior next season, is the most experienced, filling in when Allen was hurt last season. Smith has completed 67 of 134 passes for 716 yards and four touchdowns over the last three seasons.
'' he said.,''We're going to have open competition this spring