2019 NFL Draft Guide Player Profile: Andrew Luck
Colby Conway takes an in-depth look at Andrew Luck and tells us what to expect from the Indianapolis Colts quarterback for this upcoming season.
Is Andrew Luck alive? Why is he only throwing tennis balls? Will we ever witness an Andrew Luck pass in the National Football League again? Those were a few of many statements coming out during the dreaded 2017 season and heading into the 2018 campaign. Not only did we see Luck back in the NFL, but we saw him come back and post an MVP-worthy season, and arguably his second-best statistical season as a professional football-thrower. He completed a career high 67.3 percent of his passes, and he was one touchdown shy of tying his career best. The 71.5 QBR he posted was the best of his career, as was his Quarterback Ranking of 98.7.
In fact, let’s look at the numbers. After missing all of 2018, it was a banner season for Luck, who nearly bested his sensational 2014 campaign. Let’s compare those two seasons.
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Simply put, Luck was sensational in 2018, and if it weren’t for some young gun in Kansas City, Luck may have won the Most Valuable...