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The time is now for young QBs

Rookies must contribute immediately, and nobody's better prepared than Luck

Originally Published: September 7, 2012
By Adam Schefter | ESPN.com

Of all the stories that unfolded during the preseason and extended into the regular season, none was more intriguing or captivating than the emergence of the young guns. They're now, surprisingly, everywhere.

Five rookie quarterbacks -- Indianapolis' Andrew Luck, Washington's Robert Griffin III, Miami's Ryan Tannehill, Cleveland's Brandon Weeden and Seattle's Russell Wilson -- are scheduled to start on opening day, the most since three started openers in 1968 and 1969.

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