New millenium quarterbacks
For decades, scouts and coaches have been duped by becoming enamored with physical tools only to find out the player lacks savvy, instincts, anticipation and/or mental toughness. These are traits that don't show up in a workout environment or combine setting and that bring to mind guys like Ryan Leaf and Tim Couch. It's not all about arm strength and size.
The quarterback must have a great feel for the game, excellent peripheral vision and an innate sense of the offensive philosophy. Perhaps most of all, quarterbacks must have mental toughness.
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