With his pick, Eason was selected as the #16 pick in the 4th round after getting an NFL Draft evaluation of going in the mid-second round somewhere.
Eason, a fourth-year junior from Lake Stevens, Wash., started all 13 games for the Huskies in 2019, throwing for 3,132 yards and 23 touchdowns on 260-of-405 passing (64.2 percent).
It was the proper way to send Washington head coach Chris Petersen out, after a valiant and gutsy performance from every Husky involved.
Washington head coach Chris Petersen talked to the media afterwards to discuss his team's performance in the Las Vegas Bowl. He was also joined by quarterback Jacob Eason and bowl game MVP defensive back Elijah Molden.
The Washington Huskies Football team entered this year's Las Vegas Bowl with motivation to send head coach Chris Petersen out on top. In the end, the Husky defense would dominate the Boise State Broncos offense, and owned the line of scrimmage in their 38-7 victory. On the opening drive of the game, the Boise State Broncos … Continue reading Huskies 38-7 “Complete Victory” Over The Broncos Sends Petersen Out On Top