Brett Rypien – Boise State

Brett Rypien

College- Boise State

Height- 6 feet 2 inches

Weight- 201 pounds

Position- Quarterback



  • Gunslinger
  • Quick release
  • Very accurate
  • Good anticipation and timing
  • Strong arm
  • Stays balanced
  • Can manipulate safeties with eyes
  • Takes snaps under center
  • Very tough and can step up in the pocket


  • Forces some throws
  • Pocket presence and awareness need improvement
  • Poor touch on underneath routes
  • Often throws to his first read
  • Inconsistent mechanics



Brett Rypien is a great quarterback in college and his skills should translate nicely to the next level. He is very accurate and consistently puts his team in winning situations. His quick release makes him tough to sack and when pressured he is mobile enough to step up in the pocket and run if needed. He is currently considered a 2nd round pick come draft day.

NFL Comparison: Drew Brees

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