Found April 10, 2012 on Zone Blitz:
Mock drafts are notoriously difficult. It’s hard for just a couple people to keep up with what’s going on with 32 teams, what all their needs are and who they’ve been visiting with. So we’ve enlisted some help. We spent a couple months breaking down team needs with our “In Depth” posts. Now we’re again enlisting the team blogger community for help in putting together a mock draft. Will it be any more accurate than one we pull out of the air by ourselves? Time will tell. But it’s something we’re going to try to do every year going forward. So without further adieu, welcome to the First Annual Team Blogger Mock Draft. Round One 1. Indianapolis Colts: Andrew Luck — Quarterback – Stanford Pick made by Andrew Aziz, founder and managing editor of Everything Colts (Twitter: andrew_aziz) Explanation: This pick is a no brainer. Andrew Luck is not only the best quarterback in college right now, he’s one of the best prospects in recent memory. He’s been considered the next Peyton Manning. Coinc

No. 30: Suck for Luck

He was highly rated in high school, but no service ranked him the No. 1 quarterback in the country, let alone the No. 1 quarterback of the last 15-plus years. As Andrew Luck started to succeed at Stanford and NFL teams started to struggle elsewhere, however, that all changed in a hurry.

Colts QB Andrew Luck’s girlfriend: Stanford gymnast Nicole Pechanec (photos)

Stanford QB Andrew Luck is etched in stone as the #1 overall pick in the NFL draft later this month. The architecture student at the elite university known as The Farm has a fellow jock girlfriend on campus, gymnast Nicole Pechanec. Indianapolis Colts fans, take a look at the photo gallery big h/t to, photo credits It’s Always Sunny in Detroit Pechanec’s Facebook Paul M....

Unquiet on the Western Front: Andrew Luck, Brock Osweiler, and more.

 (Unquiet on the Western Front is SWRT's look at the Pac-12, WAC, Mountain West, and other West Coast/Rocky Mountain schools extravaganza.) Face-to-face with the future. Former Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck met for two hours Tuesday with officials from the Indianapolis Colts, the team most likely to make him the No. 1 pick in...

Colts owner has 3-hour meeting with Luck

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) --Jim Irsay says team officials are even more impressed with Andrew Luck after a three-hour meeting Tuesday in Indianapolis. The Colts owner wrote on Twitter that it's easy to see why Luck and the No. 1 pick have been synonymous for two years. Irsay has said the Colts will take a quarterback with the No. 1 pick in this month's NFL draft. And while there...

Jim Irsay’s Tweet All but Confirms Indianapolis Colts Will Select Andrew Luck

For two years, Andrew Luck has been unofficially the No.1 pick in the NFL draft. The only difference to this year compared to last year is that Luck is actually in the draft this time.  Andrew Luck has the tools to be a great NFL quarterback and everyone knows that. The only reason the idea is flying around that Robert Griffin III may go ahead of him is because of his athletic ability...

Final Positional Rankings 2012 NFL Draft-Quarterbacks

Tier 1 (1st round) 1.Andrew Luck, Stanford 2.Robert Griffin III, Baylor Tier 2 (2nd-3rd round) 3.Ryan Tannehill, Texas A&M 4.Kirk Cousins, Michigan State 5.Brandon Weeden, Oklahoma State Tier 3 (4th-6th round) 6.Brock Osweiler, Arizona State 7.Russell Wilson, Wisconsin 8.Nick Foles, Arizona 9.Kellen Moore, Boise State 10.Case Keenum, Houston Tier 4 (7th round-UDFA...

Irsay meets with Luck for three hours

Jim Irsay says team officials are even more impressed with Andrew Luck after a three-hour meeting Tuesday in Indianapolis. The Colts owner wrote on Twitter that it's easy to see why Luck and the No. 1 pick have been synonymous for two years. Irsay has said the Colts will take a quarterback with the No. 1 pick in this month's NFL draft. And while there have strong indications...

Colts owner Irsay keeps gushing over Luck

Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay is laying it on pretty thick in regard to his admiration of Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck. Once again, Irsay took to Twitter to share his feelings. "Met with A Luck $12 (in) Indy 2day (for) 3 hrs; it's easy (to see) why the #1 pick (and) this Stanford phenom has been synonymous with each other 4 over 2 yrs," Irsay tweeted. The...

Stanford's coordinators work to replace starters

Pep Hamilton put his hands on his forehead, closed his eyes and scrunched his face. When it comes to talking about the quarterback competition, Stanford's offensive coordinator is still searching for the answers. Same goes for the rest of the Cardinal's reconstruction. Hamilton and defensive coordinator Derek Mason held an informal roundtable discussion with a small group...

Top 100 Prospects for the 2012 NFL draft(In no particular order)

1. OT Matt Kalil-USC*2. WR Justin Blackmon-Oklahoma State*3. CB Morris Claiborne-LSU*4. RB Trent Richardson-Alabama*5. QB Andrew Luck-Stanford*6. QB Robert Griffin III-Baylor*7. DE Quinton Coples-UNC8. WR Michael Floyd-Notre Dame9. ILB Courtney Upshaw-Alabama10. DT Dontari Poe*-Memphis11. DT Michael Brockers-LSU*  12. OG David DeCastro-Stanford*13. ILB Luke Kuechly-Boston College...

McCrystal’s updated mock draft

1. Indianapolis Colts – Andrew Luck – QB – Stanford - Scouting Report The Colts still haven’t made their intentions known, but I just can’t see him going any other direction with this pick. Griffin is an elite prospect, but players like him come along every couple years. Luck is in another stratosphere as a prospect, and there are franchise that have waited their entire...

Q&A: Brett Nottingham

The biggest storyline of Stanford’s spring camp is the battle to replace Andrew Luck, and Brett Nottingham is the man at the center of that story. After redshirting his freshman year, Nottingham beat out two older players to win the backup job last season, showing flashes of brilliance whenever he came in for mop-up duty.

Biggest need? WR

Pro Football Weekly (via Paul Kuharsky) says the Colts need receivers badly: The Colts wisely re-signed Reggie Wayne to give Luck a consistent and dependable target, but they need to add another player who can work outside the numbers. Wayne, 33, is not a deep threat at this stage of his career and a field stretcher is sorely needed to keep defenses honest. Following the release...

2012 NFL draft preview: Top 10 quarterbacks

I will bring you all the first of my NFL Draft analysis, where I will look at some of the top college quarterbacks coming out of college and what they have to offer to an NFL team. Related posts: 2011 NFL Draft Preview – Top 5 Running Backs NFL Playoff Preview – Quarterbacks That Will Make a Difference This Weekend Very Early Fantasy Football – Top 25 Quarterbacks
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