Situations change, but Russell never does

He may become the No. 1 pick in the NFL draft, but don't expect that to change JaMarcus Russell, writes Chris Low.

Updated: March 12, 2007, 1:15 PM ET
By Chris Low | Special to ESPN.com

The enormity of it all has yet to sink in, and those who've known him since he was old enough to grip a football aren't a bit surprised.

But, hey, that's vintage JaMarcus Russell.

Down two touchdowns or up two touchdowns, he's the same quarterback. Sitting in the pocket with all kinds of time or throwing with guys hanging all over him, he is convinced that his next play will be his best play. Soaking up a record-setting day or suffering through a forgettable day, he still wants the ...

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