Originally written November 16, 2012 on Football Extra Points:
Andrew Luck was the most hyped player to enter the draft in decades, did he have any chance of living up to the expectations?   Now that we're more than half way through the season we should take a look as some of the postseason awards.  We all knew that Rookie of the Year would come down to the #1 and #2 picks in the draft.   Here's a look at their seasons: Andrew Luck was the #1 pick in the draft by the Colts and the most talked about college QB in years.  He was drafted onto a team that was supposed to be rebuilding and he was just going to gain experience as a starter.  No one told Luck he was supposed to lose as a rookie.  He's sitting with the 8th most passing yards in the league (2600) to go with 10TD's and 9ints.  Add to that his 159yds rushing and 5 TD's and you have a solid QB, rookie or otherwise.  The fact that Reggie Wayne came back and is helping this young QB learn is a huge part of their success.  The Colts are headed right into the play...
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