Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/5/14
The Indianapolis Colts signed Andrew Luck to a four-year deal reportedly worth $22.2 million on Thursday. The news of the deal came less than 36 hours after Robert Griffin III inked his deal with the Washington Redskins. Both contracts are fully guaranteed, but Griffin signed his deal first and paved the way for rookie contracts without off-set language for top draft picks in 2012 and the future. Luck and Griffin are very different quarterbacks, but both extremely talented individuals. Luck replaces Peyton Manning as franchise quarterback for the Colts and the shadow cast by Manning is large, but Griffin's shadow is growing.  Griffin looks more likely to make a splash in the NFL this season than Luck.  If it's one thing the Redskins are experienced with its playing with a new quarterback.  This quality actually factored in to the substantial drop off with the Colts last season.  Manning and the rest of the Colts were creatures of habit in his offense and couldn't adapt.  They worked...
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