Originally posted on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 12/23/12
We may look back at the 2012 NFL draft as one of the best drafts since 1983 as Andrew Luck is now the NFL record-holder for passing yards by a rookie. The NFL has turned completely upside down as offensive records are being broken and threatened at an insane pace. Cam Newton previously held the record with 4,051 yards, accomplished just one year ago. Luck has been everything the Colts have expected when drafting him first overall, although it is still not sure if he will win the rookie of the year award. With stiff competition from Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III and Russell Wilson it’s not a forgone conclusion. Of the three candidates Luck statistically has the worst ESPN total QB rating and has thrown more interceptions than the other two combined.… Read more
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