The fact that we have the term “Andrew Luck Sweepstakes” speaks volumes to the kid’s potential as an NFL quarterback.
Luck has all the tools – the arm, the size, the accuracy, the smarts, Steve Young like mobility – and he can apparently catch the ball too. There are only a handful of teams that would willingly pass on Andrew Luck, and probably none that wouldn’t think twice about such a thing.
So where do the Chiefs fit into the Luck Sweepstakes?
At the begin of the season, they appeared to be the front runner. They got pummeled by the Bill and the Lions.
But then they hung in with the Chargers. Todd Haley wouldn’t dare admit, but it was a moral victory for Kansas City.
The next two weeks, the Chiefs didn’t look like the worst team in the league any more, picking up back to back wins over the Vikings and Colts. Sure, neither win was pretty – they barely squeaked by Minnesota, and made Curtis Painter look like a pro-bowler. But the end result was still two victories.
It’s hard to ...