You might know Marcus Mariota as the Heisman Trophy-winning, record-setting quarterback of the Oregon Ducks. But, do you know what drives an athlete like him to compete at the highest level?
Find out, plus get an in-depth look at his training in advance of the 2015 NFL Draft in this video from Nike. The 21-year-old gridiron guru is working with Nike trainer Ryan Flaherty to build strength both in the weight room and out on the field.
It seems like quarterbacks these days are a dime a dozen. Often times, they come back down to earth after colossal college campaigns (Brady Quinn, Matt Leinart). Not Mariota, though, as this video makes clear.