"I was as impressed with him in person as when I watched him on film," Theismann said in a telephone interview. "His ability to move around in the pocket, his ability to roll left and right and throw the football was very impressive. He spins it really well. And he's young. So some of the things we talked about, we worked on a little bit — his footwork, which I know [Maryland coach Randy Edsall] will work with him on, and to throw the football as a catchable football instead of a rocket ship all the time.