NFL Insider Albert Breer unveils eye-popping tidbit about Caleb Williams’ arm strength


NFL Insider Albert Breer unveils eye-popping tidbit about Caleb Williams’ arm strength originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago

All the talk about Caleb Williams this offseason has been about his “generational talent.”

And as the Bears are poised to take the USC quarterback with the No. 1 pick, some are asking what makes Williams so generational? What about his quarterback play is so special?

NFL insider Albert Breer recently unveiled a unique trait of his that exceeds the rest on the “Toucher & Hardy” podcast.

“I’ll give you guys an example of how different Caleb Williams is from the rest of the of these guys,” Breer said. “I think Jayden Daniels and Drake Maye are close as prospects. I think Caleb’s in a different category. And one thing that was really interesting, I talked to his personal quarterbacks coach last week. And he said to me they did all this biomechanics stuff.

“You guys know the idea of putting touch on the ball and being able to change speeds and how important that is in football. This guy told me basically what they see in-game simulation situations is that a quarterback has about 4 miles per hour range on his ball. So most of the quarterbacks they see throw it roughly between touch throws and drive throws between 47-51 miles per hour. There’s generally a four-mile per range on a guy’s ball.

“Caleb Williams has 10 miles per hour range. When they worked with him, he’s been 46-56 miles per hour.”

Not only is Williams’ arm strength unparalleled to the average NFL quarterback, but his range is ridiculous. His ability to deliver, not only accurate but various speeds of the ball is special. It’s worth noting this isn’t Williams’, or the other quarterbacks’, top speed. Breer said these guys can throw 60 miles per hour and above.

What’s more, Breer mentioned he and scouts believe that Williams is a better “runner” than Mahomes. Mahomes wins the day in arm strength, but Breer said Williams can rip off 40-50-yard runs.

The questions about Williams’ ability were…

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