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Jim Mora regrets hyping Josh Rosens draft stock

Jim Mora regrets hyping Josh Rosens draft stock
Published On: Wed, Mar 22
Nov 14, 2015; Pasadena, CA, USA; UCLA Bruins defensive lineman Carl Hulick (57) waves a United States flag before the game against the Washington State Cougars as Bruins coach Jim Mora watches at Rose Bowl. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

Last year, UCLA coach Jim Mora said that his quarterback, Josh Rosen, would have been the best player in the 2016 NFL draft, if he had been eligible. Mora now regrets saying that " but not because he doesnt believe it.

Mora said on PFT Live that he still believes Rosen, who has spent two years at UCLA and will be eligible for next years draft, is an elite prospect. But Mora now thinks it was a mistake to say so publicly because thats a lot of pressure to put on a young man.

I mean those comments and I stand by them but I shouldnt have made them, Mora said. I should have kept them to myself. I think I put an undue amount of pressure on Josh.

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