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Mike and Mike in the Morning: Mel Kiper on Quarterbacks

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A short, but good evaluation of the 2011 draft's quarterbacks. Of note, Kiper goes off on the NFL for expecting rookie quarterbacks to play well as rookies. Kiper correctly notes that many Hall of Fame Quarterback from the 1970's, 1980's, and 1990's were poor rookies. Mike Greenberg, Mike Golic, and Eric Mangini all agree. Kiper calls all four potential first round quarterbacks "projects." He also goes on to say that it's OK for a team that selects a quarterback to dvelop and coach the quarterback, and get him ready for a few years down the line.

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