On Sunday, former Oregon State Beavers quarterback Jake Luton will make his NFL debut in Jacksonville.
The Jaguars selected the 6’6”, 240-pound quarterback with the 189th pick (sixth round) by Jacksonville in the 2020 NFL Draft. With starter Gardner Minshew II out with multiple fractures and a strained ligament in his thumb, Luton beat out eight-year veteran Mike Glennon for the start this Sunday vs. the Houston Texans.
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“It’s something that I’ve always dreamed of since I was a little kid,” said Luton on Wednesday. “Something I’ve always strived for. Battled through some things and I’ve had my journey just like everyone else has. It’s something I take pride in, the journey I’ve had and the road it took to get here.