For the Washington Commanders of the National Football League, Jake Fromm plays quarterback professionally. He is 1.88 m tall and 98 kg in weight. He attended Houston County High School, where he also participated in football. He amassed 12,745 passing yards and 116 touchdowns at the conclusion of his high school career.
Coming out of high school, both Rivals.com and Scout.com rated him as a five-star recruit. He participated in collegiate football for the University of Georgia’s Georgia Bulldogs. He revealed in January 2020 that he would forego his senior year at Georgia and enter the 2020 NFL Draft instead. With the 167th overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft, the Buffalo Bills selected him in the fifth round.
On September 1, 2021, he was re-signed to the practice squad after being released by the Bills on August 31. In Week 16 of that season, against the Philadelphia Eagles, he made his first career start after being signed by the New York Giants on November 30, 2021. His first start of his career saw him throw one interception and accomplish 25 yards of passing in 17 attempts.
His final performance of the 2021 season saw him throw 27 passes for 210 yards, a touchdown, and three interceptions. When the Giants declined to extend him an offer in March 2022, he became a free agent. He signed up to be a member of the Washington Commanders’ practice squad on October 18, 2022.
When Was Jake Fromm Drafted?
Jake Fromm was drafted in the fifth round of the 2020 NFL Draft by the Buffalo Bills.