Originally written on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 11/16/14
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. It's been less than a week since the Colts drafted their quarterback of the future after dispensing with the man who brought them to relevance, six days since the Redskins sacrificed much of their future for the double-threat signal caller who's charged with turning their team around. Talk of Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III is finally starting to subside as character examinations and draft boards and never-ending highlight loops become last week's news, and as the 2012 NFL draft fades into the past, those with the longest-reaching of memories may realize something. Just a year before Luck and Griffin (and Ryan Tannehill and Brandon Weeden), there was another crop of quarterbacks. There were different debates, different trades, different overblown expectations for a different group of young 20-somethings. The Stanford wunderkind and Baylor prodigy were not, in fact, the first quarterbacks ever drafted to an excess of fanfare. Just a year ago, the Vikings side...
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