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Trevor Lawrence, the former Clemson star quarterback and presumptive top overall selection in the 2021 NFL draft—which begins Thursday—has had one hectic month of April.'Judge Me By My Actions.' Trevor Lawrence Discusses the 2021 NFL Draft and Questions About His Work Ethic|Sean Gregory|April 28, 2021|Time
In March, the team signed journeyman Ryan Fitzpatrick, who had played for eight different teams in his 16-year NFL career, as its presumptive starting quarterback for next season.
With Carson Wentz having been traded to the Indianapolis Colts, Hurts is the presumptive starter heading into next season.Trades shake up the NFL draft order as 49ers move up to the third overall pick|Mark Maske|March 26, 2021|Washington Post
Now he will try to rebuild his career with Reich in Indianapolis while Hurts becomes the presumptive starter in Philadelphia for Nick Sirianni, the former Colts offensive coordinator hired to replace Pederson as the Eagles’ head coach.Eagles agree to trade quarterback Carson Wentz to the Colts for a pair of draft picks|Mark Maske|February 18, 2021|Washington Post
That includes an automatic termination — what’s known as a presumptive firing policy — for all staff found guilty of certain types of sexual misconduct unless the complainant doesn’t want the staff member fired.A UCSD Professor Sent a Student Porn. Here’s Why it Took a Year to Fire Him.|Ethan Coston|February 17, 2021|Voice of San Diego
These groups turn out in greater numbers in presidential elections, giving Democrats a presumptive advantage heading into 2016.
The spotlight will soon fix itself on the presumptive Democratic 2016 nominee, whose name, I think, we all know.
Whoever wins that primary will still be an underdog against the presumptive Democratic nominee, Rep. Bruce Braley.
The presumptive Democratic nominee is Rep. Bruce Braley, a four-term congressman from northeast Iowa.
Her presumptive Republican opponent, Attorney General Greg Abbott, has already raised nearly $21 million.Wendy Davis Is (Probably) Running for Texas Governor|Caroline Linton|September 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
More or less presumptive evidence may be adduced for a yet more specific dating.The Fatal Dowry|Philip Massinger
And that warrants you in sending me to tilt against this foolish heir-presumptive windmill.The Colonel of the Red Huzzars|John Reed Scott
Emanuel Geibel presented himself as heir presumptive to the mantle of Heine.A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year|Edwin Emerson
This being regarded as presumptive evidence of guilt, Wenham's persecutors brought her to trial.The Mysteries of All Nations|James Grant
Would not it be said by my presumptive remorse that, by my gallantry, manner and dress, I was going to seduce her?The Confessions of J. J. Rousseau, Complete|Jean Jacques Rousseau