It is official … with the #1 general choose within the 2022 NFL Draft, the Jacksonville Jaguars have chosen Travon Walker!!!
Roger Goodell simply introduced the choice on a stage constructed close to the strip in Las Vegas … formally making the Georgia defensive finish the most recent Jag.
In fact, the choose will not be a complete shock … most consultants’ mock drafts in current weeks have had Walker projected to go #1 general.
The choice of Walker marks the second time in two years that the Jaguars have picked on the prime of the draft — keep in mind, Jacksonville took Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence #1 in 2021.
Walker, in the meantime, is anticipated to be getting after quarterbacks instantly in Duval. The man was a star for the Bulldogs in his three seasons in Athens, recording 61 complete tackles, 9.5 sacks, 1 interception and 1 pressured fumble in his profession.
He additionally helped UGA beat Nick Saban and the Crimson Tide in January’s Nationwide Championship … registering three complete tackles and one sack within the sport.
Doug Pederson and Jaguars followers in every single place are actually hoping that sort of manufacturing continues in Florida in 2022.