Steve Young says Zach Wilson is the 49ers' top choice in the draft | Get Up

Apr 2, 2021
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Steve Young says Zach Wilson is the 49ers' top choice in the draft | Get Up
The Get Up crew reacts to Steve Young saying former BYU Cougars quarterback Zach Wilson is the top choice in the 2021 NFL Draft for the San Francisco 49ers.
0:00 Steve Young on the 49ers wanting to draft Zach Wilson.
2:25 Dan Graziano thinks there's a strong chance that Trey Lance will be the quarterback selected by the 49ers.
3:35 Bart Scott isn't buying into Steve Young's comments about Zach Wilson.
5:32 Jeff Saturday makes the case for the 49ers drafting Trey Lance or Justin Fields and sitting him behind Jimmy Garoppolo.
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  • Young is a BYU homer.....what else is he gonna say?

    Darren BurrowDarren Burrow16 hours ago
  • Statue just won a superbowl

    James BotschJames Botsch22 hours ago
  • You want him? Well you’ll never have him

    ABCDCBAABCDCBADay ago
  • Can you imagine Wilson on this team? My goodness I would put money on the fact that we win the nfc west

    The Bow Tie ChaplainThe Bow Tie ChaplainDay ago
  • Big surprise who he would say the 49ers want... "Zac".

    SimbaSimba2 days ago
  • Look a duel threat can win in this league but statue can too or did u forget about tom brady. Justin fields is not just a mobile qb he can throw from the pocket too like jones. I would take a payton manning over a vick but I would take a young john elway not a statue or steve young over payton in today's game.

    William TealWilliam Teal2 days ago
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    Julia OwenJulia Owen2 days ago
  • Let's not forget that Kirk Cousins was a 4th rd backup who's FAR EXCEDDED original expectations.

    Bruh-Shah Dust Of The GroundBruh-Shah Dust Of The Ground5 days ago
  • Pocket qb always wins

    tmklunktmklunk6 days ago
  • Nets about to snag Zach Wilson

    Smurf PapoSmurf Papo6 days ago
  • Now 49ers has no chance to draft Zach Wilson. I want 49ers trade down to bring back picks of 2022 & 2023 or pick Kyle Pitts or Sweil on 1st round and pick Mond for Mobile QB or Trask for Pocket QB on 2nd Round pick for Shanahan want

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    Tony RichardTony Richard6 days ago
  • Steve Young wants the niners to take the kid from BYU. Color me surprised.

    RJC 2001RJC 20017 days ago
  • They talk about guys having success with shanahan but none of those guys ever won playoff games aside from Matt Ryan.

    KnoWn RealityKnoWn Reality7 days ago
  • "The Game has evolved. Statue guys are over with now." Brady: "Hold my smoothie"

    Spongerob0Spongerob07 days ago
    • So Brady is the outlier? The guy who has been on the better team as a 7 time Superbowl Champ, 4-time winner in the past 8 years is a non-factor. Something that should not be sought or even considered.

      Steven ScottSteven Scott3 hours ago
    • You can’t compare anyone to Brady. He is the exception to the rule. The future of the NFL is going to be athletic QBs

      Julian BellJulian Bell6 days ago
  • Wilson to the 49ers will be AMAZING. long shot though. Lance will have to be their pick.

    K FuK Fu7 days ago
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    patrick hammondpatrick hammond7 days ago
  • 1. Fields 2. Wilson 3. Jones

    Salvador SandovalSalvador Sandoval7 days ago
  • Bart Scott is an idiot, Mahomes 40: 4.80. Mac Jones :4.79. Last I checked Mahomes is a pocket QB. That Brady guy does pretty good to for a guy who can’t squat 500 pounds, do 20 reps of 225, or run a 4.60. Don’t get me wrong Fields and Lance are impressive, but last I checked Lawrence and Jones won chips against mobile QB’s. I like Fields upside, Lance looks like a bust imo, but saying drafting Mac Jones at 3 is a fireable offense is ignorant, drafting any QB that high who doesn’t pan out it is.

    Spencer CranmerSpencer Cranmer7 days ago
  • Fields and Lance are the only options I see the Niners having a chance at getting.

    Roan BascoeRoan Bascoe7 days ago
  • Funny how he said old slow qb’s are down yet brady just won a Super Bowl

    Savage41502Savage415028 days ago
  • Zach refuse to play for the jets!

    Lawrence FranckLawrence Franck8 days ago
  • What about Brady who won superbowl

    Chris TriassiChris Triassi8 days ago
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    Ghoste BabietGhoste Babiet8 days ago
  • Too bad Wilson isn't going to be available on the 3rd pick. 49ers going to pick Jones or Lance

    THE1ONE2016THE1ONE20168 days ago
    • @SuperMessi G.O.A.T we'll see

      THE1ONE2016THE1ONE20166 days ago
    • It’s not guaranteed that Wilson is going second

      SuperMessi G.O.A.TSuperMessi G.O.A.T6 days ago
  • I just think this QB class is overhyped. They all could be pro-bowlers, but the tape is so limited on three of them, that spending a top 10 pick is risky. Fields is listed as last, but I think he is really a very close second.

    Ed HarrisEd Harris8 days ago
  • The jets traded darnold. Wilson is gone. Niners are choosing between Fields, Jones and Lance...

    cgctorragcgctorrag8 days ago
    • How do you know that the jets won’t go fields or something? Just because they traded darnold doesn’t mean they’d are drafting Zach

      SuperMessi G.O.A.TSuperMessi G.O.A.T6 days ago
  • Stfu Scott. Running QBs don’t last in the long run. Pure throwing QBs are the best

    Mike DeeMike Dee8 days ago
  • Zach Wilson, is just not another Jimmy Klausen. Same old story! NFL, Idiots never learn...

    SHOPQEYSSHOPQEYS8 days ago
  • This leak confirms its Mac Jor Justin F 49ers trying to push Zach into Jets hands

    Mr HatMr Hat8 days ago
  • I agree with what the panel is saying. It's a mobile QB environment nowadays in the NFL. If a team had to pick between the two different types my bet is every team picks a mobile guy. Don't compare Brady... Brady is an anomaly.. I don't care if he's won 50 superbowls. Bottom line is you draft a mobile QB . That's what every team desires if you ask them. Look at Mahomes, Russ Wilson they won superbowls too. I would take a Mahomes, or a Watson type QB over a statue any day. It's not even close. We need QB's to extend plays if they have a so and so O-line. Not sit back there and get smacked around and possibly injured. Yeah I know they can get injured too while you run around but it's not the same. I like Jones but not for the Niners. I'm dying for my team to get a mobile guy at number 3 spot. Z. Wilson would be ideal but I doubt the jets would leave him alone. Next step is for the Niners to go for Lance. I will be disappointed if the Niners pick M. Jones. .....First pick would be Z. Wilson, but if he isn't around out of the remaining QB's then it would be Lance and then Fields.

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    Yusuf GaffarYusuf Gaffar8 days ago
  • B. Scott: No! And I wanna win the Mega Ball! 😂😂😂❗️ Exaaactly! Wilson’s going to the Jets & that’s that! 😤 B. Scott is also right about statue QB’s. Who wants to draft a sitting duck who’s athletic abilities are limited? Today’s NFL you better have a mobile QB. Sheiiiit! Even the the doormat Giants have a mobile QB. He’s trash but he does run straight pretty fast when he don’t trip on himself. 🤣

    ScarletbullScarletbull8 days ago
  • Don't believe the BYU BIAS......😄

    Jay PJay P8 days ago
  • The best QB in the draft is Trask. He's Peyton Manning 2.5

    John GaltJohn Galt8 days ago
  • that will be hilarious if sf tkes mac jones

    johnjohn8 days ago
  • Mac Jones has the athletic abilities to be mobile if he wants. He runs at a speed comparable to Mahomes and Rodgers. He’s got good football IQ- the guy isn’t going to be a flop by any means.

    Tj CTj C8 days ago
  • Bart Simpson apparently missed the Super Bowl a few months ago where a 40 something pocket passer beat the 20 something mobile quarterback.

    MelMel8 days ago
    • He was running for his life the year before that he beat a pocket passer and Brady had a really good all around team it wasn’t just Brady

      SsybezzySsybezzy6 days ago
    • I cant stand Bart Scott Hey Bart Ive heard this talk for 15 years

      Mr HatMr Hat8 days ago
  • If the Niners really want Wilson, they better find a way to move up to 2.

    Hadden MillerHadden Miller8 days ago
  • Steve Young...ignorant as a Mormon. Oh, wait... 🤣

    JBJB9 days ago
  • Whoever we get were winning a few more rings... (If we can stay healthy)

    San FrantanaSan Frantana9 days ago
  • Zach wilson is going to be another alex smith.

    Steve Tub VangSteve Tub Vang9 days ago
  • Justin Fields went to QB collective, Shanahan’s camp. Why are they playing?

    Justin PetersJustin Peters9 days ago
  • Jets take fields because they need instant offense...SF gets Wilson who the covet, I agree 100% with Steve Young

    Dave BielkeDave Bielke9 days ago
  • A quarterback that runs constantly is no quterback

    Frank DellAlbaFrank DellAlba9 days ago
  • Yea game has Evolved and Mac Destroyed everyone. It's. BART your a Dumb A. It's College that has Evolved the NFL and Mac is More consistent than any

    William PAUL HILLWilliam PAUL HILL9 days ago
  • The Fields Hate is real. I just hope he lands in a Good Football situation for him. I don’t think he’ll mind sitting!

    Duality UnlimitedDuality Unlimited9 days ago
    • @Richard Joseph What does that tell you Einstein ? Maybe Georgia’s coaching staff wasn’t good at evaluating talent.

      Duality UnlimitedDuality Unlimited3 days ago
    • @Duality Unlimited So what does that tell you Einstein 🙄

      Richard JosephRichard Joseph3 days ago
    • @Richard Joseph You sound slow! Jake Fromm is so successful in the NFL because Georgia is such an indicator of skill.

      Duality UnlimitedDuality Unlimited3 days ago
    • @Duality Unlimited My grandmother would of excelled at OSU. System QB'S who don't have NFL success. Want me to name them all???

      Richard JosephRichard Joseph3 days ago
    • @Richard Joseph Like that matters. See his tenure at Ohio State!

      Duality UnlimitedDuality Unlimited3 days ago
  • 49ers are setup to win right now and which ever quarterback ends up with the 49ers is going to have a successful career if they take the sport seriously.

    Wade WilsonWade Wilson9 days ago
  • It's definitely an advantage to have a athletic qb but it's silly to say an offense can't be great without one

    Michael AgneMichael Agne9 days ago
    • JAJAJA, Athletic quarterbacks are no Thomas Edward Patrick Brady Jr. He doesn't rely on running and relies off his great accurate passing ability. I'd take an accurate passer over a runningback pretending to be a quarterback. People want to find a quarterback that is both but really both don't exist and yeah Wilson runs at times but he already has gone on record stating he hates running because he knows it can result in an injury and he'd rather throw the ball because he actually is a great passer. There's not much of an advantage of a running qb because they eventually get banged up.

      Wade WilsonWade Wilson9 days ago
  • Why has everyone forgotten about Justin Fields

    Julian WilsonJulian Wilson9 days ago
    • Because he's forgettable

      Richard JosephRichard Joseph3 days ago
  • Zach Wilson will not get past the Jets.

    fujiapple96fujiapple969 days ago
  • Joe Montana would say the 49ers really want Ian Book.

    OJ GOJ G9 days ago
  • Very good from Jeff Saturday 👍

    Ronald RansomRonald Ransom9 days ago
  • Brady doesn't run at all, but man it's been a long time since he won or has even been to a super bowl. Idiots!

    Jim RobbinsJim Robbins9 days ago
  • bart scott is awful,everytime.

    joe mckinnonjoe mckinnon9 days ago
  • Bart is not Smart

    kevin dennykevin denny9 days ago
  • The 49ers are gonna pick a qb? I thought they had the next Tom Brady? 🤣

    crimsonpuacrimsonpua9 days ago
  • Just had a guy comment on another post. He said "Whites are better at quarterback and that is the facts"...listening to all the dog whistles from the analyst I guess this guy feels comfortable saying that out loud. Mercia....more things change, the more they stay the same 🤦🏾‍♂️🤦🏾‍♂️🤦🏾‍♂️

    P GanttP Gantt9 days ago
  • As my last name being fields and my favorite team is the 49ers and knowing my kind of luck y'all can kiss Justin Fields goodbye we not getting him sorry 🤷🏾‍♂️

    king tut123king tut1239 days ago
  • The jets need Justin fields. Not a guy that could only muster 1TD pass against coastal Carolina and for the first 2 years of his career was a sub 55% completion guys.

    Mikhail HearnsMikhail Hearns9 days ago
  • Honest question. How did Shanahan get the reputation as a "QB whisperer"? I haven't seen too much success out of his QBs over the years. Matt Ryan was already good before he got there, granted Ryan had his best season with Shanahan but does that really warrant a "QB whisperer" title?

    starfox69starfox699 days ago
  • The Game has evolved Brady the last of a dying breed the league now belongs to Mahomes, Lamar Jackson, Kyler Murray, DeShawn Watson, Josh Allen Russel Wilson and so fourth.

    Judah AryehJudah Aryeh9 days ago
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    Mike CoulsonMike Coulson9 days ago
  • Too bad he’s going to the Jets

    D.J. DayolaD.J. Dayola9 days ago
  • Please don't take mac Jones pleaee please please dont take jones

    Mason McConnellMason McConnell9 days ago
  • Blöd nur, dass die Jets Wilson auf 2 draften werden...

    kim goaliekim goalie9 days ago
  • Zach Wilson should pull an Eli to get to the Niners

    Straight Actor Ian McKellenStraight Actor Ian McKellen9 days ago
  • I'd be shocked if they draft fields or lance..I have a feeling Shanahan knows who jets are taking from saleh.. they should go fields but hype and media on wilson

    C. SatiaC. Satia9 days ago
  • Trey Lantz is probably who they will pick. Not Mack Jones. Nobody would trade that many picks for a QB that they could get without trading up.

    Blue SkyBlue Sky10 days ago
  • This guys an idiot Just shakin his head at every word lol

    The DocThe Doc10 days ago
  • lol can't be biased now steve

    Deeba KwameDeeba Kwame10 days ago
  • Yeah Trae Lance would be drafted ahead of Matt Ryan. Spoken like he has an obligation.What would Fields and Lance bring to the games that we havent seen in some time?

    Ram 066Ram 06610 days ago
  • Steve Young is not jumping out on a ledge with that statement.

    Ram 066Ram 06610 days ago
  • Bart Scott is Idiot teams are picking not your opinion

    Kevin AdrianoKevin Adriano10 days ago
  • Of course he does.... Morms stick together....

    Jimmah StinsonJimmah Stinson10 days ago
  • It's not happening, Wilson is going #2. It's either Fields or Lance. They really cant go wrong there assuming his character matches his skill set. that seems to be the case. The least threatening pick to Jimmy G this season is Trey Lance.

    C.A. ToroC.A. Toro10 days ago
    • I think they're going Mac Jones

      AlbaraaAlbaraa7 days ago
  • He's a bad fit I for one don't want him

    Joe VialpandoJoe Vialpando10 days ago
  • Do you guys know how hard it is to throw zero interceptions??? Regardless of the level of competition????

    BV RealsBV Reals10 days ago
    • Exactly 😂 trey lance had pin point accuaracy and that was his first full year of college football just shows the potential he has

      RR10 days ago
  • Those guys are over yet a 40 plus year old just won title , get out of here Bart

    Jose Billy B.A.Jose Billy B.A.10 days ago
  • The sound guy needs to learn to mute the other guest while one is speaking. That breathing was so loud!

    Chickengenius420Chickengenius42010 days ago
  • “Looks like guys who always done it before”.....what does that mean?

    1392FinBear1392FinBear10 days ago
  • Steve is lying. Why would tell other teams what the 49ers really wanna do. Chess not checkers. Tom Brady is mobile in the pocket. You dont have to be athletic but you have to be able to navigate the pocket. Brady, Moon, Elway, Montana were masters at that.

    MJ is bigger than rings He's a cultureMJ is bigger than rings He's a culture10 days ago
  • Wilson to 49ers, Fields to Jets perfect

    Andrew CampbellAndrew Campbell10 days ago
  • He only says this becomes he Mormon

    ACE torresACE torres10 days ago
  • ESPN analyst DONT know wth they're talking bout...smh 🤦🏾‍♂️

    Mista AmazinMista Amazin10 days ago
    • I mean, they’re idiots but Kiper was right about Allen. By far best QB of the 2018 class

      Adventures With MongosAdventures With Mongos9 days ago
  • If you take Trey Lance over Fields you should lose your job

    Jeff WJeff W10 days ago
    • If you take either you should lose your job

      Richard JosephRichard Joseph3 days ago
  • The loud breathing is bothering me.

    M DM D10 days ago
  • Funny how a statue won a super bowl last year... Bart lol.

    AmanoelAmanoel10 days ago
    • @SuperMessi G.O.A.T Every statue is not the goat. That’s not acceptable.

      terrell iveyterrell ivey6 days ago
    • The statue was the GOAT so it’s acceptable

      SuperMessi G.O.A.TSuperMessi G.O.A.T6 days ago
    • One that’s been in the league for 20 years with a legendary head coach and great offensive line play. Coupled with the fact that he played in a 2 TE scheme allowing him to get rid of the ball quickly.

      terrell iveyterrell ivey10 days ago
  • You know nobody wants the Niners to get Wilson more than Steve Young lol

    Nasty NickNasty Nick10 days ago
  • It's Mac jones

    Albert EinsteinAlbert Einstein10 days ago
  • People forget that both Eli Manning and Ben Roethlisberger have Two Super Bowl Rings. Were/Are They More Special Than Tom Brady? Why does Aaron Rodgers only have one ring? The now-retired Drew Brees, only one ring? "Crybaby" Philip Rivers no rings?

    Wayne A. W.Wayne A. W.10 days ago
    • Roesthlisberger wasn’t a statue when he won those SuperBowls. Eli could move a little.

      terrell iveyterrell ivey10 days ago
  • Zach Wilson's best games were against Louisiana tech, Houston, North Alabama, and Central Florida in 2020. Let that sink in for second... I'm sorry but c'mon he's a 3rd to 4th round type. Don't believe me, look at his 2019 campaign. Smh not understanding the hype.

    ktillman2002ktillman200210 days ago
  • All I say is IF they (kyle) pick Mac Jones and he's not better than the 2 they could've got he will be gone in 2-3 yrs especially if the other 2 turn out to be pro bowlers. Because it's stupid to move all the way to 3 and draft him when you could've gotten him at 7 or 8 or maybe even 10

    Geo CGeo C10 days ago
  • Trey to the bay pls.

    Max PowerMax Power10 days ago
  • Some Mormon on Mormon love

    Breaking ReactionsBreaking Reactions10 days ago
  • Fields is just as fast as Lamar but with a better arm. Mac Jones is not the guy I would draft. I've seen his type before. I see career back up. I watch a lot of College football I'm not saying my decision matters but I have Fields 1 Zack 2 Trevor 3 Kellen Mond 4 Lance 5 and finally Jones 6 Alabama has only 1 super bowl winning QB EVER Broadway Joe in 68

    Xxxx Big RichXxxx Big Rich10 days ago
  • We all know the 49ers tried to get the 2 spot and the Jets laughed at them

    Caleb David DrakeCaleb David Drake10 days ago
  • Mormon manziel, no thanks

    Juan FernandezJuan Fernandez10 days ago
  • Everyone sleeping on Fields. Trey Lance will make the Jets great.

    BLUM PKINBLUM PKIN10 days ago
  • I'm going to ride with Chris Simms, who is best friend's with Kyle. The pick will be Mac Jones, the most cerebral QB of the draft who is a stronger version of Kirk Cousins but with the mental acumen of Joe Burrow. If you don't think its Mac Jones, ask yourself this question. When did Shanahan's offense work best? Matt Ryan's year, the Kirk Cousin years. Who plays like those two guys? Mac Jones. Fields and Lance are projects that need time to develop or they will bust. For those of you who are going to drop out college stats of Fields (Lance has none), Mac Jones lead all of college in QBR, passer rating and completion percentage (broke the all-time record in two of them).

    MartiMarti10 days ago
    • Don't forget that Bamas O and WRs made him look good

      4city0fnopitysj84city0fnopitysj810 days ago
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