Originally written on Everything Colts  |  Last updated 11/4/14
Many have been talking about Andrew Luck and whether or not he will be affected by the sophomore slump. I can tell you there are many indications of why he will not be affected by it.What exactly is a sophomore slump? By definition, it's a jinx that refers to an instance in which a second, or , effort fails to live up to the standards of the first. So, in football, if a player has a great rookie season (like Luck) and then fails to have a similar season the next year, then that player would qualify. There have been a few in recent years and in comparing them to Luck's situation, there a many differences and few similarities. Let's take a look at a few examples: Cam Newton had one of the best rookie seasons ever. He set passing records as well as some rushing records. He was a dominant force and an athletic freak that the league had not seen in a few years. Although he was far from bad last season, he failed to meet the bar he set his rookie year. He didn't have as big an impact and ...
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