Biography: Four-year starter awarded All-Conference honors after his senior and freshman seasons. Posted career passing yardage totals of 63.3%/2142/23/11 as a senior after junior totals of 59.7%/2630 4/26/6 the prior year. Played professional baseball in the Cincinnati Reds organization for five years and will be 28 years of age by the time the NFL season begins in September.
Positives: Nice-sized pocket passer with good arm strength. Patient, sells ball fakes and knows where receivers are on the field. Does a terrific job controlling the offense, quickly identifies the open wipeout and does a nice job keeping his eyes down the field, rolling outside the pocket. Possesses a good deep arm and long throw possess nice speed. Takes the safe underneath outlet if nothing else is available.
Negatives: Takes most of his snaps from the shotgun. Must improve his overall footwork and throwing mechanics. Forces passes into coverage and has thrown his fair share of interceptions in college.
Analysis: George possesses the size and arm strength to play at the next level yet needs to improve the consistency of his throwing fundamentals. He lacks the upside primarily because of his age.
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