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The Broncos have been in the news quite a bit this season for their quarterback situation, but it just got a little bit more interesting. Antontio Gonzalez of The Associated Press spotted Broncos executive vice president John Elway and general manager Brian Xanders on the sidelines of a Stanford practice watching projected No. 1 pick Andrew Luck. No representative of the NFL is allowed to talk to college players while they are still in school, but Elway has shown a great interest in Luck so far this season. Lindsay Jones of the Post reported that he attended Stanford's game against...

Stanford-Oregon St. Preview

As much as Andrew Luck has accomplished in two-plus seasons with Stanford, he has yet to win in the state of Oregon. This weekend could represent his last chance to do so. Luck and the fourth-ranked Cardinal put the nation's longest winning streak on the line Saturday when they visit lowly Oregon State. The Heisman Trophy runner-up a year ago, Luck bolstered his credentials...

Monkey wrench for 'Suck for Luck' crowd

There has been plenty of discussion the past few weeks -- much of it summarily dismissed in the locker rooms of the franchises most often mentioned -- about whether a team might purposely sabotage its season to gain the first overall selection in the 2012 NFL draft, and thus, the rights to Stanford quarterback and Heisman Trophy candidate Andrew Luck. For the most part, players...

Andrew Luck Power Rankings: Week 9

Given that it was Halloween last night, I dressed up as my hero. No I wasn't Obama, no I wasn't Bono, no I wasn't Tim Tebow. While all are world renowned heroes I decided to be my personal hero Andrew Luck! If you had the pleasure of tuning into Stanford vs. USC Saturday night he might be your hero too. Once again on a national stage against a...

Broncos’ John Elway spotted at Stanford practice, scouting Andrew Luck

NFL scouts and football folks frequently troll the sidelines of college football practices. But of course, John Elway is no normal football executive, and when he’s seen at the college practice of the projected No. 1 pick in next year’s draft, well, that becomes news. Associated Press reporter Antonio Gonzalez reported via Twitter Wednesday afternoon that Elway is watching Stanford...

Pre-Oregon State interview: Brent Etiz

Every week Stanford sends out three captains to the opening coin toss —- one from the offense, one from the defense and one from the special teams squad. The offense’s leader is Andrew Luck and Michael Thomas always represents the defense, but the special teams captain changes from week to week depending on last game’s performances.

Dolphins defensive coordinator Mike Nolan says he’s never heard of ‘Suck For Luck’

The Dolphins players’ feelings on the “Suck for Luck” movement taking hold in South Florida, in which Dolphins fans root for the team to lose so the team can draft Stanford QB Andrew Luck in the first round in April’s draft, is well documented. Among the stronger comments from the players, OLB Jason Taylor called [...]

Indianapolis Colts NOT READY To Let Peyton Manning, But Will Draft Andrew Luck If Possible

Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay says continuity will help his winless team the most, not wholesales changes.According to the AP, Irsay believes that Manning will return to play next season, and perform at a HIGHER LEVEL, which will last for the next SEVERAL seasons.Irsay didn't say if the Colts would, if they get the number one draft choice in the 2012 NFL Draft, go after...

Records in jeopardy for Marino, ’72 Dolphins

The NFL season nearing its midpoint plays out in a macabre context from a Miami vantage, with so much attention fixated on “achieving” the worst record — perhaps even 0-16? — and salvaging from a sunken season the loot of a No. 1 overall draft pick and Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck.

Peyton Manning Has Some Words for Phil Simms After Andrew Luck Comment

 Peyton Manning spoke with media today about his on going injury recovery and the Colts season in general.  As for the injury he didn't give much insight other than he is still waiting for the fusion to occur in his neck and a time table is still out of question. Phil Simms of CBS and Showtime made the comment Manning won’t “let” the Colts draft Stanford quarterback...

Shaw putting his own stamp on No. 4 Stanford

(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. With AP Photos.) By ANTONIO GONZALEZ AP Sports Writer Inheriting a program featuring Heisman Trophy favorite Andrew Luck and enough talent to claim championships came with immediate pressure for Stanford's David Shaw. Succeeding a charismatic coach like Jim Harbaugh, now with the San Francisco 49ers, presented another set of challenges altogether...
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