Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/3/14
You'd think with Peyton Manning in Denver the once-fierce Colts-Patriots rivalry would be diminished. No such "Luck." Now that Indianapolis has its new franchise quarterback -- rookie Andrew Luck, the overall No. 1 pick in this year's draft -- it's become quite clear this rivalry could remain intense. Through nine games, Luck has looked incredibly poised for a rookie and appears to be the "next big thing" among NFL quarterbacks. He can run, throw, avoid pressure -- he does it all, and he could do a number on New England's beleaguered secondary when he gets his introduction to the Colts-Patriots rivalry Sunday at Gillette Stadium. "I think the things that we knew about him coming out have certainly played out this season," Patriots' head coach Bill Belichick said. "Big kid, good arm, can make all the throws, very athletic, good movement in the pocket, handles the offense well -- they do a lot of checking and changing plays ...
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