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“I’m not going to lie,” second-year coach David Shaw said on a Pac-12 teleconference in the spring. “There’s still a little bit of an Andrew Luck hangover going on here in Palo Alto.” Luck started three seasons at Stanford, setting several school records, including marks for most career touchdown passes, best career completion percentage and career wins by a quarterback. NFL scouts raved about his intelligence. ESPN analyst Jon Gruden told The San Jose Mercury News that he had never met a more complete quarterback at this stage. And now he’s gone, snatched up by the Indianapolis Colts with the first overall pick of April’s NFL Draft. Back across the country, Stanford moves on. The battle to replace Luck — which began with five quarterbacks — won’t produce a starter until fall camp, but the Cardinal still think it has the tools to win, and it’s hard to argue. “It’s our job as coaches to make sure we put our guys in position to be successful,” said offensive coordinator P
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