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NFL Teams Are Reportedly Having Trouble "Reaching" This Top QB Prospect

Lamar Jackson takes  the field before a game.

JACKSONVILLE, FL - DECEMBER 30: Lamar Jackson #8 of the Louisville Cardinals takes the field prior to the TaxSlayer Bowl against the Mississippi State Bulldogs at EverBank Field on December 30, 2017 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Louisville's Lamar Jackson is one of the consensus top-five quarterback prospects in this year's NFL Draft.

Most experts rank Josh Rosen, Sam Darnold, Baker Mayfield and Josh Allen ahead of Jackson, but the 2016 Heisman Trophy winner is still regarded as a potential first or second-round pick.

Today, all 32 NFL franchises attended Jackson's pro day workout. During it, he declined to run a 40-yard dash.

He also did not run at the NFL Combine in Indianapolis. Most likely, this is a calculated decision by Jackson.

Jackson is not being repped by an agent. His mother is advising him. One has to wonder if that is hurting his status with teams, particularly since Sports Illustrated's Albert Breer reported that some teams are having trouble reaching Jackson.

Other NFL media members expressed concern with Jackson's lack of representation.

We'll see when the draft finishes where Jackson is chosen and if he played his cards correctly.