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1 QB Andrew Luck, Stanford – His name may be Luck, but it won’t be much of a gamble will be their pick.     2 OT Matt Kalil, USC – Kalil is a behemoth at 6-7, 306 pounds, and showed off good athletic ability for a big man by clocking in at 4.99 in the 40-yard dash at the Combine – and stud left tackles are always at a premium in the NFL Draft. 3 QB Robert Griffin III, Baylor – RG3 runs like a Ferrari and propels the pigskin like a rocket launcher, and taking him at No. 1, as he has the elite tools and intangibles to develop into a franchise quarterback in the NFL. The Colts have reportedly decided that he could develop into one of the most lethal franchise quarterbacks in the NFL.       4 CB Morris Claiborne, LSU – Claiborne is well-built (6-0, 185 pounds) with excellent speed, and emerged as a shutdown cornerback in the mighty SEC. Should make an instant impact for the team that adds him to their secondary.     5 RB Trent Richardson, Alabama – Richardson has an exciting combo of s

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<a href="" class="moshare-button-21" data-message="Andrew Luck will have to wait a few more weeks to start getting paid by the Indianapolis Colts but Nike already started writing checks to the future NFL number one draft pick out of Stanford. Nike used their US Football YouTube channel to drop a 30 second spot featuring...

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Five Plays and the Draft - Andrew Luck.

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Better Know A Draft Pick: Matt Kalil

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