The Wilson X-Pro Connected Training System offered deep insights into a quarterback’s performance. The System delivers data that helps a team and its staff evaluate arm strength and quarterback mechanics, while also more efficiently analysing the success of pass plays.
Specifically, the System Measures:
Timing: snap to release, snap to target and release time
Throw Quality: Spin rate and spiral efficiency
Arm Strength: Throw count and velocity.
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This was the first time Wilson X-Pro Football and training system was utilized in a professional football Combine format. The System has been used by National Football League (NFL) Draft prospects in preparation for the NFL Combine and NFL Draft.
Three quarterbacks at the CFL Combine that utilized the Wilson X-Pro Connected Training System: Chris Merchant (Western), Michael O’Connor (UBC) and Sonny Weishaupt (Germany).
The results are below:
HIGHEST SPIN RATE
757 RPMs (Overall avg. 644 RPMs)
726 RPMs (Overall avg. 515 RPMs)
666 RPMs (Overall avg. 532 RPMs)
QUICKEST RELEASE TIME
.31 sec (overall avg .48 sec)
.32 sec (overall avg .42 sec)
.33 sec (overall avg .44 sec)
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