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Steve Grogan was the New England Patriots quarterback for 16 years, from 1975 to the year 1990. In 1975 the New England Patriots drafted Steve Grogan in the fifth round. He went to school at Kansas State, where he was one of the schools all time leaders in offense. Steve Grogan played in thirteen games that year, out of a fourteen game season. He started 7 games of the last 8 because of the poor play of quarterback Jim Plunkett, the New England Patriot's starter for the four previous years. The New England Patriots went 3 – 11 in 1975, But Steve Grogan showed promise: He threw for 1,976 yards 11 touchdowns 18 interceptions He also had 110 yards rushing with three rushing touchdowns.   The following year in 1976, the New England Patriots traded Jim Plunkett, and made Steve Grogan their starting quarterback, and he immediately made an impact. They finished 11 – 3, which was their best record in team history to that point, with: 1903 yards passing 18 touchdown passes 2...
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