Both Ball State and Tulsa had hopes of going undefeated and playing in a BCS bowl. Instead, both suffered disappointing losses, failed to win their conference title and had to settle for Tuesday's GMAC Bowl. But with talent such as Cardinals' quarterback Nate Davis, they figure to put on a good...[details]
The Good: An athletic, strong-armed passer who does a great job getting the ball down the field. Has the ability to make all the throws at the next level and displays good timing and accuracy on all levels. Exhibits a nice touch underneath and gets rid of the ball on time. Likes to throw receivers open and displays impressive anticipation skills in the passing game. The Bad: Hasn't been asked to go through NFL-like progressions and struggles when his initial read is covered. Has a documented learning disability, and his lack of hand size is a big cause for concern at the next level. Has to wear gloves in all conditions and is unable to grip and throw with the laces.