Found February 03, 2013 on Next Impulse Sports:
On the eve of the biggest, most-anticipated football production in the universe (that we know of), the audience knows the recent story of our two lead actors by now. One will start his 10th pro game in a Super Bowl, the other is a calm playoff warrior hoping to etch his face on the Mount Rushmore of active quarterbacks. A true breakthrough performance is kid stuff at this juncture. Colin Kaepernick and Joe Flacco are already here and nothing will change that. Sporting immortality, rather, is written in the stars for one of these formerly overlooked signal callers. Perhaps more than any other position in sports, a quarterback succeeds on the basis of non-physical characteristics; intelligence matters more than strength, awareness over ability, intangibles above all else. Another factor, it seems, resides in the makeup of not only Kaepernick and Flacco, but in the career DNA of other elite quarterbacks – doubt. Most football fans are familiar with The Brady 6, the ESPN film on the six...
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