Hackenberg & ESPN's history of top QBs 

November, 7, 2012
Christian HackenbergJosh Moyer/ESPN.comChristian Hackenberg has a lot to live up to as ESPN's No. 1-rated quarterback, as that position has produced its share of college stars in recent years.
Christian Hackenberg (Fork Union, Va./Fork Union) follows a long line of successful No. 1-rated quarterbacks in the ESPN 150 -- leaving many to wonder what his future might hold.

Can he come in and be the starter? Does history say he'll succeed? Can he experience success right off the bat?

NittanyNation decided to take a closer look at every one of ESPN's top passers since 2006 to determine what history says about Hackenberg's chances -- for both his future and his success during that rookie campaign.