8 Things You Should Know About Jameis Winston’s Bucs Press Conference

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Feb 20, 2015; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston speaks to the media at the 2015 NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Trevor Ruszkowski-USA TODAY Sports

Reason Behind Wearing No. 3

First off, apologizes to anyone who jumped the gun and got a No. 5 Winston jersey before he was officially taken with the first overall pick. As expected, Jameis was asked about the number change and the rationale is very simple. “That was my first number ever, playing football. So, I just look at it as a new beginning,” he said. “In high school, I wore No. 8, In college, I wore No. 5. Five plus three is eight and five minus three is two. You know, addition and subtraction.”