Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 10/17/14
With the news coming out of New York this week regarding Tim Tebow and how his own teammates feel about him got me thinking about another quarterback that never amounted to anything.Ryan Leaf was a quarterback drafted in 1998 that many believed would be the next great one.  He was drafted second overall behind Peyton Manning in that draft.  It was a long debate on which QB should go first, but many thought that both would end up with a glorious career.  However, as most people know, Leafs tenure in the NFL lasted only 4 seasons and his life outside of the NFL as only gotten worse.As for Tim Tebow, he was the Golden boy in college.  He was able to take Florida to a national championship and win the Heisman.  But many scouts did not see him making a career in the NFL with style of play.  Everyone knew he had the drive for the NFL but not the talent.So with all the criticism Tebow has gotten so far throughout his career, I decided to compare him to Ryan Leaf, who most people see as the...
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