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Josh Allen Threw His Wyoming Teammates Under The Bus

Josh Allen is taken down by a Nebraska linebacker.

LINCOLN, NE - SEPTEMBER 10: Quarterback Josh Allen #17 of the Wyoming Cowboys passes out of the hold from linebacker Josh Banderas #52 of the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Memorial Stadium on September 10, 2016 in Lincoln, Nebraska. (Photo by Steven Branscombe/Getty Images)

The top NFL Draft prospect took a shot at his former teammates.

Josh Allen is probably the most-polarizing prospect in the 2018 NFL Draft class. You either love him or want your favorite team to stay as far away from his as possible.

ESPN NFL Draft expert Mel Kiper, for example, has Allen going No. 1 overall to the Cleveland Browns in his latest mock draft. Much of the Browns' fan base would absolutely hate this pick.

Much of the detest for Allen among fans stems from the fact that, statistically, he had a rough junior season. The 6-foot-5, pro-style QB was really hyped coming into the 2017 season by pro scouts, but the hype didn't result in any huge success on the field.

Allen, a redshirt junior, threw for a little more than 1,800 yards, 16 touchdowns and 6 interceptions. He completed 56.3 percent of his passes. Wyoming went 8-5, beating Central Michigan in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl.

Kiper has addressed some of the criticism surrounding his analyst, saying "stats are for losers" and that his No. 1 overall projection is based on Allen's potential. The quarterback has also begun clapping back at his critics.

During an interview on Cleveland's 92.3 The Fan today, Allen said his junior season was tough. He thinks he got better as both a person and a player, but he had to "put everyone" on his back.

"I went back and got better as a person and a player. I lost a running back, receiver, tight end, and a center all to the NFL. We played lots of young guys. It was different. I had to put everyone on my back and say we can do this," he told 92.3 The Fan.

This comment isn't sitting well with everyone. It kind of feels like Allen is throwing his teammates at Wyoming under the bus.

Even if it's true (Allen certainly didn't have the offensive line or skill players that other top NFL Draft QB prospects had), it's probably not something you should say. That's something he'll likely learn as the draft process goes on.