Denver Broncos receiver Jerry Jeudy hasn’t lived as much as lofty expectations following an injury-marred second marketing campaign.
The previous first-round choose missed seven video games in 2021 (six with an ankle harm and one whereas on the COVID-19 listing). He netted 467 yards on 38 catches and did not rating a landing, however the addition of Russell Wilson has Jeudy believing a breakout is on the horizon.
“Each element issues with (Wilson),” Jeudy mentioned at his youth soccer camp, by way of Troy Renck of ABC 7 Denver. “You be taught lots, simply how laborious he works and the way targeted he’s when he is on the sphere and on the board. You understand how locked in he his. I’ve discovered lots. He is an ideal quarterback. I’m excited to play with him. I imply it will be very thrilling. I really feel like we’re going to be a really explosive workforce. I really feel like we have got all of the items we would have liked, so we have simply gotta put it collectively. And I’m excited that’s going to occur.”
The Broncos boast a stockpile of weapons with Jeudy, Courtland Sutton, Ok.J. Hamler and Tim Patrick at receiver and working backs Javonte Williams and Melvin Gordon.
Whereas all that firepower was additionally in Denver final yr, the wager is that including a star quarterback in Wilson will take them to the following degree. Jeudy may gain advantage essentially the most from Wilson’s presence. The QB is likely one of the finest deep-ball passers within the NFL, producing essentially the most cross yards (6,347) and cross TDs (65) on deep passes within the Subsequent Gen Stats period (since 2016).
After lacking a part of OTAs with a strained groin, Jeudy mentioned he is wholesome forward of coaching camp. Remaining on the sphere shall be a major think about whether or not the third-year receiver could make the leap from a tantalizing prospect to a constant performer.