The quarterback position might be the hardest in the world. Quarterbacks are the central cog in a team of gears. If they play well, they get ultimate recognition—if not, well, just ask JaMarcus Russell. There are very few people in the world who can play this position and play it well.
The prospects in the 2012 NFL Draft will be aiming to follow in the footsteps of these five living legends. Andrew Luck, Robert Griffin III and others will try to emulate the success these guys have had.
With the 2011 season in the rearview mirror and the draft being the next stop on our GPS, my NFL car has decided to take time out to rank the five best quarterbacks heading into the new season.
Here are the top five quarterbacks in the NFL.