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NFL Scout Has Harsh Evaluation Of Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence

trevor lawrence celebrates during the national title game

SANTA CLARA, CA - JANUARY 07: Trevor Lawrence #16 of the Clemson Tigers celebrates his seventy-four yard touchdown throw during the third quarter against the Alabama Crimson Tide in the CFP National Championship presented by AT&T at Levi's Stadium on January 7, 2019 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

The most hyped player entering this college football season was Trevor Lawrence. It's not common for a true freshman to lead their program to a national championship.

Analysts and fans couldn't help but call Lawrence the next great NFL prospect. Regardless of the fact that he's not eligible for this year's draft, the consensus around the country is that he has the most potential.

Lawrence has the arm strength to make an array of different throws. He also has the speed and athleticism to avoid pass rushers.

Through three games this season, the star quarterback for Clemson hasn't shown much improvement. In fact, he has thrown more interceptions this fall than he did all of last season.

Matt Miller of Bleacher Report spoke to multiple scouts about Lawrence. Although some are taking a patient approach to this season, one scout in particular isn't impressed with the five-star quarterback.

From Bleacher Report:

"I tried to tell you guys ... Y'all got all over him (Trevor Lawrence) way too fast and got caught up in the hype," said one longtime evaluator sitting out this season. "There were concerns last year, and his offense really just bailed his ass out—as did his defense."

Sophomore slumps aren't unusual, however, it's disappointing to see when it happens to such a talented player like Lawrence.

Lawrence is so gifted that he can definitely bounce back from this rocky start. The reality is that he's forcing the issue down the field when it's not there instead of settling for what the defensive gives him.

Scouts might not be pleased with Lawrence's sophomore campaign, but Dabo Swinney isn't worried at all.

Clemson hosts Charlotte on Saturday, and this favorable matchup is the perfect opportunity for Trevor Lawrence to have a big performance.