Found November 08, 2012 on Football Nation:
Before the first NFL game kicked off in 2012 everything was sliced, diced and broken down for us by all the experts who raised questions and made predictions as well.   Right now entering week 10 of the NFL season, many questions have been answered, some predictions have come true but currently, these three players not only exceeded expectations, they are leaders in their respective position. No one could have predicted where any of these guys currently stand. Let's break it down and see exactly what they have done to make all of our jaws drop.Reggie Wayne, WR - Indianapolis ColtsA wide receiver who has quietly piled up the yards and touchdowns over the years.  Drafted in 2001 by the Indianapolis Colts, he was a nice compliment to Marvin Harrison and become a reliable target for Peyton Manning over the years.  As we all know, Manning had season ending neck surgery prior to the 2011 season.  The Colts were left with little option, little quarterback talent and little chance of ha...
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