Cole McDonald
Cole McDonald
23-Year-Old QuarterbackQB
 Free Agent  
Free Agent
2021 Fantasy Outlook
There was no outlook written for Cole McDonald in 2021. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.
$Released by the Cardinals in May of 2021.
Time up in desert
QBFree Agent
May 27, 2021
The Cardinals cut McDonald on Thursday, Kyle Odegard of the team's official site reports.
ANALYSIS
The Cardinals now only have Colt McCoy and Chris Streveler behind Kyler Murray on the offseason roster. McDonald, who joined the NFL as a 2020 seventh-round pick of the Titans, will look to continue his development elsewhere.
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Measurables Review View College Player Page
How do Cole McDonald's measurables compare to other quarterbacks?
This section compares his draft workout metrics with players at the same position. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that metric and it would be considered average.
Height
6' 3"
 
Weight
215 lbs
 
40-Yard Dash
4.58 sec
 
Shuttle Time
4.52 sec
 
Cone Drill
7.13 sec
 
Vertical Jump
36.0 in
 
Broad Jump
121 in
 
Hand Length
9.75 in
 
Arm Length
32.25 in
 
Recent RotoWire Articles Featuring Cole McDonald
2020 NFL Team Previews: Tennessee Titans
May 22, 2020
While it remains to be seen if the commitment to Ryan Tannehill pays dividends, Derrick Henry will surely power Tennessee’s ground game.
NFL Draft: Day 3 Fantasy Fallout
April 25, 2020
Carson Wentz was robbed of his downfield weapons in 2019, but he's looking much better for 2020 after the Eagles added a trio of speedy wideouts during Day 3 of the NFL Draft.
2020 Fantasy Outlook
McDonald was a seventh-round pick in the 2020 draft after foregoing his final season of eligibility at Hawaii. He recorded strong numbers in both his red shirt freshman and sophomore seasons, tallying over 8,000 passing yards and 70 touchdowns combined. However, he'll face a steep transition to the NFL after facing a relatively low level of competition in college -- a challenge only enhanced by this year's altered offseason. McDonald will also have to overcome a hitch in his throwing motion, something he's already worked to correct during his college career. Overall, McDonald is likely in for an uphill battle to be the primary backup to Ryan Tannehill in 2020, though his athleticism should help his case to stick as a viable backup in future seasons.
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Signs with Cardinals
QBArizona Cardinals
February 4, 2021
McDonald is signing with the Cardinals, Kevin Zimmerman of ArizonaSports.com reports.
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Tries out with Cardinals
QBFree Agent
December 29, 2020
The Cardinals hosted McDonald for a tryout Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.
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Let go by Tennessee
QBFree Agent
August 19, 2020
The Titans waived McDonald on Wednesday, Turron Davenport of ESPN.com reports.
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Picked up by Tennessee
QBTennessee Titans
April 25, 2020
The Titans selected McDonald in the seventh round of the 2020 NFL Draft, 224th overall.
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