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Andrew Luck doesn't care how he got to Hawaii. He's just glad he made it.
The record-setting rookie quarterback says he's enjoying workouts as he prepares to play in his first Pro Bowl game Sunday.
The No. 1 overall draft pick wasn't one of the three quarterbacks originally chosen for the AFC's all-star team. But New England's Tom Brady pulled out because of an injury, one day after the Patriots lost to Baltimore in the AFC Championship game, Luck was added to the roster.
For rookie quarterbacks, earning Pro Bowl selections is a lofty achievement.
But for Luck, is special for another reason. He'll be a teammate of Peyton Manning, his predecessor in Indy and an old friend. Manning's father, Archie, and Luck's father, Oliver, were teammates in Houston.
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The visor. The cold drink. The neck. The monkey swimming trucks. The legend. Yes, that’s Peyton Manning sharing a chat with what looks to be his former center, Jeff Saturday, in Hawaii.
Just look at that specimen. The definition. The watch. The six-pack. The shorts.
*$#@^* the shorts! THE SHORTS!
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Jan 20, 2013; Foxboro, MA, USA; New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) slides to avoid a hit from Baltimore Ravens free safety Ed Reed (20) during the second quarter of the AFC championship game at Gillette Stadium. Mandatory Credit: David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports1/20/2013 8:01:59 PM
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The incident occurred in the second quarter when Brady scrambled for the first down then slide leg first right as Ed Reed approached. After the game Ravens’ Bernard Pollard called Brady out for the action referring to the kick as ‘bullcrap’.
Brady has since apologized t...
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