Poise under pressure. Improvisational skills that enable a player to come through despite unexpected circumstances.
Those are qualities that NFL teams desire in quarterbacks, especially the ones that might be chosen high in the first round of the draft.
Carson Wentz demonstrated those traits during Senior Bowl practices this week, but he was quickest on his feet after a key workout.
That's when Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones rushed up to the 6-foot-5, 233-pound Wentz, who played mostly under the radar at North Dakota State and is regarded as one of the top quarterbacks in this year's draft class.
"Jerry Jones with the Cowboys," the owner,...