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The unforeseen: Ryan Fitzpatrick, star!

An Ivy League QB and a career journeyman in Buffalo … who'd have thunk it?

Originally Published: September 23, 2011
By Jemele Hill | ESPN.com

Ryan Fitzpatrick had about as much chance of being considered a franchise quarterback in the NFL as most women have of being considered "the one" by Derek Jeter.

Many were drawn. None have been chosen.

Fitzpatrick was the St. Louis Rams' seventh-round pick (the 250th overall) out of Harvard in 2005, the first Crimson player drafted into the NFL since the Seahawks chose Isaiah Kacyvenski in the fourth round of the 2000 draft. In fact, until this year, the last time Fitzpatrick ...

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