QB in first round too risky this year

Teams needing signal-caller can't afford to whiff early, and there's no sure thing

Originally Published: May 2, 2014
By Ashley Fox | ESPN.com

It is so subjective, picking a quarterback in the NFL draft, more so than any other position. It comes down to personal preference, to what you can live with and what you think you can teach.

A quarterback's success or failure is not predicated entirely on his athletic ability or his work ethic, either. There is so much more to it beyond what the player himself can control. Is his team's quarterbacks coach any good? Does his offensive coordinator really know how to teach the nuances of ...

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